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  1. Joined : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
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       01 Apr 2015 #21

    badrobot said: View Post
    I don't care about start screen anymore. It used to bug me during the early days of Windows 8 and I just got tired of it and never used since. Start screen is good... for mobile devices. Whenever I do a clean install, the first thing I do is install Chrome and Classic Shell.
    With classic shell, you don't actually lose the start screen, it's still there inside the Win-7-like start menu.
    Can you still pull up the start screen with Classic shell in the latest build??
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  2. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 403
    Windows 10 X64
       01 Apr 2015 #22

    pbcopter said: View Post
    I hope you provided feedback to Microsoft with the Feedback app.
    PB,

    no cannot do that, am not allowed to do this either, so i have to ga back to build 9926 to get my life back.

    Jeff
    Last edited by jeffrys; 01 Apr 2015 at 08:06.
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  3. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 403
    Windows 10 X64
       01 Apr 2015 #23

    BunnyJ said: View Post
    Hi Jeff,, It seems that a lot of people complained that the start menu was gone in Win8 and MS supplied what the customers wanted. I know some like the start screen.. but that's gone.. In the end, you can still use Win8 and use classic shell and get the start menu and the start scree.
    yes Bunny, but the option in build 9926 was a better choice. Everybody could have been happy.

    hi guys,

    Again....when hitting the left corner and see what is coming.... i will have to go back to Win 8.1.

    I do not like to be forced to sign-in with the MS account either.

    Microsoft wants to control everything and that is what is going to happen.

    Same with Facebook, they know everything about you and others.

    I like my local account and when needed i can sign-in on the MS account.

    Last time i did that, it took for ages before i could work on the PC since the MS account was taking over all the files and folders.

    Afterthat i had to reverse that, so no thanks guys.

    Jeff
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  4. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 403
    Windows 10 X64
       01 Apr 2015 #24

    hi guys,

    maybe all i get is because i was on build 9926 and all of a sudden MS installs at night build 10049. The problem with build 9926 is that you cannot shut down updates, because that option was gone in 9926.

    When i hit the left corner with the right mouse click, hit search, type in, let's say OFFICE and then i get the answer that search needs to be reinstalled.

    I will go back to builld 9926 and then try to say to MS what i did say here.

    Jeff
    Last edited by jeffrys; 01 Apr 2015 at 08:09.
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  5. Joined : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 8,246
    Windows 10 IoT
       02 Apr 2015 #25

    It will look like there are apps missing from the All Apps menu, there are some sub menus now. You'll see a triangle or something ( I'm on windows 8.1 at the moment) beside the ones with more entries that are hidden in a sub menu.
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  6. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 403
    Windows 10 X64
       02 Apr 2015 #26

    hi Alpha,

    too late for me, i am back on Build 9926 for how long? Last time it stayed like this for about 10 days....

    Jeff
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  7. Joined : Oct 2014
    Arnold, MD
    Posts : 17,488
    Triple Boot 10 Pro & 10 Insider Pro & 8.1 Pro
       02 Apr 2015 #27

    BunnyJ said: View Post
    Can you still pull up the start screen with Classic shell in the latest build??
    Absolutely! Should be the first pinned item at top of Classic Shell menu, if you ticked the option in Shell setup. Works perfectly! Also has an "Apps" button on right side of start screen that will list all apps in cascading menu.

    Or you can set the start button to do it, or the Win key. I have start button set to hover to open classic shell and click to open 10 start menu, also win key to open 10 start menu. Options galore!
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  8. Joined : Nov 2013
    Land of 10,000 lakes
    Posts : 10,346
    W10 Pro, W10 Home
       02 Apr 2015 #28

    f14tomcat said: View Post
    Absolutely! Should be the first pinned item at top of Classic Shell menu, if you ticked the option in Shell setup. Works perfectly! Also has an "Apps" button on right side of start screen that will list all apps in cascading menu.

    Or you can set the start button to do it, or the Win key. I have start button set to hover to open classic shell and click to open 10 start menu, also win key to open 10 start menu. Options galore!
    That is good to know! Thanks for the info.
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  9. Joined : Nov 2013
    Toronto
    Posts : 4,289
    Win 10 Pro x64
       02 Apr 2015 #29

    BunnyJ said: View Post
    Can you still pull up the start screen with Classic shell in the latest build??
    Yes you can.

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  10. Joined : Nov 2013
    Posts : 804
    10 Pro Preview x64
       02 Apr 2015 #30

    badrobot said: View Post
    Yes you can.
    Is that a way of getting the old Windows 8 start screen or does it open the new expanded start menu?
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