Pokki Brings Windows 7 Like Start Menu, Instagram And Angry Birds To Windows 8

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Pokki is an innovative app which pins Windows and web applications to the taskbar. A while back I reviewed this application for Windows 7 when it was in its initial stage of development. Now, Pokki has also become available for Windows 8 with some very interesting features. With Pokki for Windows 8 you can not …

Add Windows 7 Start Menu In Windows 8 With StartMenu8

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After the exclusion of the start menu in Windows 8, many users have been left stranded by Microsoft to deal with the elusive Charms bar. In fact, if you are new to Windows 8 you might not even know that the Charms bar exists as it is displayed when you hover your mouse to the …

Skip Windows 8 Metro Start Screen To See Classic Desktop At Startup

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Ever since the introduction of the Windows 8 Metro UI and the Metro Start Screen many people have been willing to find ways to either turn off some or all Metro features or to bypass them. Since many users are more acquainted with the Classic Windows Desktop, for this reason they wish to avoid the …

How To Get Back Classic Start Menu In Windows 8

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For some odd reason Windows 8 does not come with a Start Orb. This means that users are stranded with the Metro UI, which many have found quite annoying to use on a desktop computer. If you want to avoid the Windows 8 Metro UI, and get back the good old start orb, then you …

How To Get Classic Start Menu In Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot

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Ubuntu 11.10 does not come with the classic desktop environment and users can only login to either Unity 2D or 3D with the additional option to install Gnome 3 from Ubuntu repositories. The scrapping of the classic start menu in Ubuntu 11.10 was rumored earlier long before the Alpha release of Oneiric. After the initial version …

Switch Between Windows 8 Metro UI & Classic Start Menu In One Click

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Windows 8 Start Menu Toggle is a free software which allows you to toggle between the Metro Start screen and the Classic start menu in Windows 8 Developer Preview. Users who may find the half baked Metro UI annoying might find this portable application useful. It also makes Start menu switching tasks easy which I’m …

Use Windows XP Style Start Menu In Windows 7 With Start Menu XP

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StartMenuXP is a free software (paid version also available with extra features), which gives you the Windows XP style classic start menu in Windows 7, with the option to also use the Windows 7 menu as well. It can be used either with the start menu or as a stand alone application. Main features: Virtual Groups It provides …

Cardapio Ubuntu Classic Menu Style Launcher For Ubuntu & Debian

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Cardapio is a Ubuntu & Debian main menu launcher which can be used with the Unity Launcher . Other than looking like a horizontal classic menu, it also provides search functionality for files and folders like the Unity Dash., provided Tracker application is installed. Cardapio can be a good¬† alternative to Unity Launcher features as …