1. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10
       05 Aug 2016 #1

    Start menu looks different then before, please help


    Hello, after Win10 reinstall, start menu looks different then before, how can i fix it? also is it normal that upgrade to win10 took over 14hours? it was stuck at 99% for 10hours.



    now: http://cdn.ghacks.net/wp-content/upl...start-menu.jpg

    before: http://cloud.addictivetips.com/wp-co...menu-win10.jpg
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  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,543
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       05 Aug 2016 #2

    Hi, the start menu change is by design. (MS seems determined never to make it as fully usable as Win 7 and earlier for traditional folder/subfolder based menus)

    If you prefer sthg different, there are plenty of start menu replacements.

    14hrs would be exceptionally long. Mine was about an hour - download over ADSL + installation on an SSD.
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  3. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10
       05 Aug 2016 #3

    i just found out what it is "anniversary update"
    Last edited by Feazle; 05 Aug 2016 at 10:57.
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  4. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,543
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       05 Aug 2016 #4

    I have removed my subscription from this thread based on the language used.
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  5. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 9
    Win 10 pro
       05 Aug 2016 #5

    Feazle said: View Post
    Hello, after Win10 reinstall, start menu looks different then before, how can i fix it? also is it normal that upgrade to win10 took over 14hours? it was stuck at 99% for 10hours.



    now: http://cdn.ghacks.net/wp-content/upl...start-menu.jpg

    before: http://cloud.addictivetips.com/wp-co...menu-win10.jpg

    Weird, mine hasn't changed that much. Still opens with the tiles as before, the only change appears when I open the full list of apps and then instead of a vertical list at the left, it has reverted to the screen wide list that was in the pre release version
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