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  1. Joined : Feb 2015
    Posts : 51
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit Anniversary
       13 Feb 2015 #1

    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. Joined : Nov 2013
    Houston
    Posts : 1,394
    Win-7Prox64 Win-8.1Prox64 Win-10Prox64
       13 Feb 2015 #2
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  3. Joined : Feb 2015
    Posts : 51
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit Anniversary
       13 Feb 2015 #3

    ThrashZone said: 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

    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. Joined : Nov 2013
    Idaho USA
    Posts : 4,534
    OS X, Win 10
       13 Feb 2015 #5

    If nothing yet, just give a week or two. . .
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  6. Joined : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 23,936
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       13 Feb 2015 #6

    Edwin said: 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. Joined : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 23,936
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       13 Feb 2015 #7

    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

    BunnyJ said: 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. Joined : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 23,936
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       14 Feb 2015 #9

    Edwin said: View Post
    BunnyJ said: 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

    Nice Jeff!
    Experience any repercussions from the software?
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