Start8 is a desktop customization tool that brings back the traditional Windows 7-styled Start menu to Windows 8. Quickly access your applications, devices, music, videos and documents the way you always have. Start8 also includes support for “jump lists”/recent documents for recently accessed programs (Devices, Documents, Music, Videos, Photos, Computer, and more).
Features include a Windows 7-style Start menu with Windows 8 enhancements; search for Windows 8-style (Modern UI) apps; pin desktop and Metro apps; boot directly to the Windows 8 desktop; or make the Windows 8 Start screen accessible from the Start menu.
Note: for Windows 10 version download Start10.
- Windows 7-style Start menu
- Pin desktop and Modern UI apps
- Boot directly to the Windows 8 desktop
- Unified Search for Apps, Settings, and Files
- Windows 8 Start screen accessible from the Start Menu
- Adds option for WinKey
- Skinnable Start button
- Jump list support