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Customize Start Menu In Windows 10

Posted In Windows - By Techtiplib on Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 With No Comments »

Windows 10 preview has been released with great new features (you also can download and trying the Windows 10 Preview), Microsoft has added some features that Windows 8 has not been added. This article helps you How to customize Start Menu in Windows 10.

# 1. To open the Start menu you should click the Windows logo or press Win logo. (Read more Keyboard Shortcuts For Windows 10).

# 2. On your right you can see a grid of live tiles on the right size. With a Right-click on one of them, you will see several options including:

  • Unpin from Start
  • Pin to taskbar
  • Uninstall
  • Resize (Small, Medium, Wide, Large)
  • Turn live tile off

To move a tile, long-left-click on the title then drag it to the desired location.

# 3. To resize Start menu: moving your mouse to the top edge of the Start Menu and resizing down.

# 4. To change color of Start menu: by right-click any empty space and choosing Personalize.

Start Menu Personalize

# 5. If you would like to pin a program to the Start menu, just right-click on the program title, and choose Pin to Start or with long-left-click on the title then drag to taskbar.

# 6. Add Control Panel or Special Items to left side of Start menu

Right-click on any empty space and choosing Properties/ Start Menu/ Customize then choose what item that you would like to add to Start menu

Start Menu - control panel

# 7. The Start menu can be resized to several predefined shapes as seen in the examples below. Resizing the Start menu is similar to resizing a normal app’s window. All you have to do is move the mouse to the top edge, and then drag it down until it resizes to the shape that you want.

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