Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 16th Jan 2013 23:40 UTC
Windows Pokki is a start menu replacement for Windows - and it has already been downloaded 1.5 million times for Windows 8. "Since the launch of Windows 8, we've seen over 1.5 million Pokki downloads on the new OS itself and users opening the Pokki Menu an average of 10 times a day. These early numbers demonstrate that users enjoy being able to instantly access and discover apps, straight from the desktop." And this is just one of the countless replacements. Microsoft should've never kept the traditional desktop in there - they've given users the ability to escape Metro, and this will only hurt the new environment.
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RE[5]: Just a thought...
by rebus on Thu 17th Jan 2013 06:35 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: Just a thought..."
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You can use left bottom corner right click menu (or Win+X) for that, a nice little utility to edit it exists.

I actually prefer it over Win7 start menu and use Metro start menu only for searching apps.

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