Windows 10: "Taskbar and Start Menu Properties" have no "Start Menu" tab anymore??

  1.    01 Aug 2015 #1

    "Taskbar and Start Menu Properties" have no "Start Menu" tab anymore??


    Here's a screenshot of "Taskbar and Start Menu Properties" dialog from a fresh clean install of Windows 10 Pro x64

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    As you can see, despite its name, it does not have a tab for "Start Menu". I remember that Preview versions of Windows 10 had a "Start Menu" tab. Did they just remove at the last moment? And how I change Start Menu options without that tab?
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  2.    01 Aug 2015 #2

    settings > personalization > start is one place to look.
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  3.    01 Aug 2015 #3

    alphanumeric said: View Post
    settings > personalization > start is one place to look.
    So, where to "clear personal info from my tiles" now? there is absolutely no this option in the settings.
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       01 Aug 2015 #4

    Hello RenoYeh, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    Tiles are suppose to stay updated on their own now. If one doesn't, then turning the live tile off and on should update it.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...dows-10-a.html
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  5.    19 Oct 2015 #5

    Okay, folks. Same disfunction, different problem.
    1. Below are three screen shots -- Win 10, 8.1 & 7 Note the variances in tabs and options. [Sorry if pngs too small, don't think I can enlarge]
    2. My problem -- I want to disable the "recent" list option for all jump lists. E.g., Word -- don't want to see recent items when I hit the Word icon on the taskbar.
    3. So, where is the disable recent lists option that has been around forever?????


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  6.    19 Oct 2015 #6

    This is Robyn again - new info re Win 10 jump lists


    Footnote. Surprise, surprise. Win 10 failure abounds.
    Per Win 10 tutorials, a START MENU was in fact built into "Taskbar & Start Menu" properties. See below article excerpt.

    So. Win 10 giveths and takeths. And Windows' fix is??

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