1. Joined : Sep 2016
    Lancashire UK
    Posts : 3
    windows 10
       28 Sep 2016 #1

    Revert to Windows 10 start button after changing to windows 8


    I downloaded a program to change my start button and menu to Windows 8 from Windows 10 as I did not particularly like all the goings on for Windows 10.
    Now I regret the change and would like to revert back to the Windows 10 start button and everything that goes with it.

    Do I have to do a restore to achieve this ???

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  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,564
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       28 Sep 2016 #2

    Hello, I think you mean you mean you downloaded and installed a replacement start menu. You should be able to find this in Settings, System, Apps and Features.

    Click the entry you see there for the program and click Uninstall

    It's just a program. If that doesn't work there are other ways.

    Personally I use - like a number here- Classic Shell as my start menu- I wouldn't and couldn't use Win 10's as it fails to express my menu structure (folders & subfolders) - extracting the shortcuts from the subfolders and listing them alphabetically.
    Thus I get

    Help
    Help
    Help
    Help
    - each for a different program. Classic Shell views all this correctly and usefully.
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  3. Joined : Sep 2016
    Lancashire UK
    Posts : 3
    windows 10
       29 Sep 2016 #3

    Thanks dalchina. will try shortly xx
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  4. Joined : Sep 2016
    Lancashire UK
    Posts : 3
    windows 10
       01 Oct 2016 #4

    Thanks Dalchina. It worked like a dream in a couple of seconds. I think I will leave it as it is now. xx
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