Windows 10: The Alphabet Menu/Window

  1.    16 Jun 2015 #1

    The Alphabet Menu/Window


    Sorry, don't know the proper name for this. It's the small window that opens when you click on a letter in the All Apps menu. Does anyone know the purpose of this ?
    Surely it can't be to open an app - I reckon it would take 5 clicks from opening the Start menu to getting to an app. If that is the purpose then it would be better to have a button on the taskbar that opened the window.
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  2. Posts : 20,786
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       16 Jun 2015 #2

    Hello Ken,

    It's just there to help make jumping to any letter in the alphabetical list of installed apps easier. See Option Three below.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/7...dows-10-a.html
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  3. Posts : 7,882
    Windows 10
       16 Jun 2015 #3

    On mine when you click on a bright letter it takes you to those programs instead of having to scroll through the list. Only letters that are highlighted have have programs.
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