1. jarrett178's Avatar
    I'm currently using Classic Shell. It was the first thing I downloaded after I upgraded my laptops. I have a Lenovo Thinkpad E545 and a Compaq Presario CQ57-339WM.

    I love it. It feels like I'm using Windows 7 again. I had Windows 8.1 on my Thinkpad and I thought it was a piece of ****. It was very laggy and slow. I'm using the Aero Glass theme and my start menu looks just like the Windows 7 one.

    What are the advantages to using Start10 over Classic Shell?
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    08-29-2015 02:23 PM
  2. _Emi_'s Avatar
    if you have time to complain and talk useless stuff about your preference in a useless thread (because you never even tried to use the Windows 10 start menu and seem you love disgusting fake glass effect and really horrible start menu from windows 7).
    I am sure you can find that answer by yourself. you know install one, and then the other and test and see if your life is complete
    08-29-2015 02:38 PM
  3. MKairys's Avatar
    I use both Classic Shell, for access to programs, and Start Menu, for access to pinned apps and live tiles.

    I have my own set of start menu folders (Home, Work, etc., which I always put next to Programs so they show up at the top of the menu. I've been doing this since Windows 95 ;) The All Apps view is not useable for this. It shows my folders but shows all the subfolders on one level.
    08-31-2015 08:16 AM
  4. qqp's Avatar
    well its working fine here
    09-01-2015 12:14 AM
  5. excalibur1814's Avatar
    Nope. I don't really use the start menu much other than to launch the snippet tool.
    09-01-2015 06:49 AM
  6. sacerdos's Avatar
    I paid for and use Stardock's start10. Together with making a quickmenu toolbar my desktop looks and feels like Windows 7.

    Transmissum est uti Tapatalk ab Nota Galaxia X-punct-I meo.
    09-01-2015 07:44 AM

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