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  1.    13 Feb 2015 #1
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    How to change Start Menu icon?


    How can I change the Start Menu icon?
    I used a program for this on Windows 7, Start8 had a feature for Windows 8, but I couldn't find anything for Windows 10.
    I'm afraid that the one I used for Windows 7 will cause bugs, etc and don't want Start8 either, beacuse I love the looks of the new menu.
    Just want to change the icon to match my other metro-styled icons on the desktop and taskbar.
    Any ideas?
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  2.    13 Feb 2015 #2
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  3.    13 Feb 2015 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by ThrashZone View Post
    There is nothing in that post about changing what I was talking about, to be precisely this:
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    You know, that one in the left bottom corner.
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  4.    13 Feb 2015 #4
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    You can try the following link but make a restore point, it messes with system files!

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KE1bgzQTC5o

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  5.    13 Feb 2015 #5
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    If nothing yet, just give a week or two. . .
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  6.    13 Feb 2015 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by Edwin View Post
    You can try the following link but make a restore point, it messes with system files!

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KE1bgzQTC5o

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    Thanks for the information

    Jeff
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  7.    13 Feb 2015 #7
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    I just tried out this change in the video from @Edwin and it works just fine.

    New start button:

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  8.    13 Feb 2015 #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    I just tried out this change in the video from @Edwin and it works just fine.

    New start button:

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    Looks good Jeff! I figured it was harmless software, for the most part.
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  9.    14 Feb 2015 #9
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    Quote Originally Posted by Edwin View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    I just tried out this change in the video from @Edwin and it works just fine.

    New start button:

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    Looks good Jeff! I figured it was harmless software, for the most part.
    One thing I forgot to do was change the size of the ICON's from small to large and I also added a few new ones to the group that came along with the app.

    Here's what it looks like:
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  10.    14 Feb 2015 #10
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    Nice Jeff!
    Experience any repercussions from the software?
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