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Windows 10 Receives a new Start Menu (again)

Windows 10 Receives a new Start Menu (again)

Accidentally, Microsoft today released a new 'canary' build of Windows 10 to all Insider rings. Windows 10 Build 18947 comes with features which weren't officially announced yet. One of them is the new Start menu.

Hide Common Program Groups from Start Menu in Windows 10

Hide Common Program Groups from Start Menu in Windows 10

How to hide Common Program Groups from Start Menu in Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with a completely reworked Start menu, which combines Live Tiles introduced in Windows 8 with classic app shortcuts. It has an adaptive design and can be used on displays with various sizes and resolutions. In this article, we will review how to exclude folders and shortcuts from the All Users profile, known as 'Common Program Groups' from the Start Menu in Windows 10.

Add Restart Start Menu Context Menu in Windows 10

Add Restart Start Menu Context Menu in Windows 10

In a previous article, we have reviewed all ways to restart the Start menu process in Window 10. This is possible starting in Windows 10 version 1903, and can be really useful if you have issues with the Start menu or pinned tiles. To save your time, you can add a special context menu entry to the Desktop context menu to be able to restart the Start menu directly with one click.

Restart Start Menu in Windows 10

Restart Start Menu in Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with a completely reworked Start menu, which combines Live Tiles introduced in Windows 8 with classic app shortcuts. It has an adaptive design and can be used on displays with various sizes and resolutions. Starting in Windows 10 version 1903, you can restart the Start menu without restarting the Explorer shell and apps. This can be useful if you have issues with the Start menu or pinned tiles.

Windows 10 May 2019 Update Start Menu Improvements

Windows 10 May 2019 Update Start Menu Improvements

Windows 10 comes with a completely reworked Start menu, which combines Live Tiles introduced in Windows 8 with classic app shortcuts. With the modern Start Menu you can arrange your pinned tiles into groups and name them according to your preferences. Starting in Windows 10 May 2019 Update, also known as 'version 1903' and '19H1', the Start menu has got is own process that allows it to appear faster, increases its reliability. Besides that, there are a number of usability improvements made to the Start menu.

Open Multiple Apps At Once from Windows 10 Start Menu

Open Multiple Apps At Once from Windows 10 Start Menu

Windows 10 comes with a completely reworked Start menu, which combines Live Tiles introduced in Windows 8 with classic app shortcuts. With the modern Start Menu you can arrange your pinned tiles into groups and name them according to your preferences.

Unpin Group Of Tiles from Start Menu in Windows 10

Unpin Group Of Tiles from Start Menu in Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with a completely reworked Start menu, which combines Live Tiles introduced in Windows 8 with classic app shortcuts. With the modern Start Menu you can arrange your pinned tiles into groups and name them according to your preferences. Starting in Windows 10 build 18272, it is possible to unpin a group of tiles all at once.

Group Tiles in Start Menu in Windows 10

Group Tiles in Start Menu in Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with a completely reworked Start menu, which combines Live Tiles introduced in Windows 8 with classic app shortcuts. If you are happy with the default Start menu of Windows 10 and do not use a third party Start menu replacement like Classic Shell, you might find it useful to arrange your pinned tiles into groups and name them according to your preferences.

Backup User Folders in Start Menu in Windows 10

Backup User Folders in Start Menu in Windows 10

Windows 10 allows the user to add folders like Documents, Pictures, Videos and other folders from the user profile directly to the Start menu. Having those folders enabled in the Start menu is very useful since you can access them faster. In this article, we will see how to backup the folders you have added to the left side of the Start menu and restore them when needed.