startmenu for windows 8

Re-capture the classic user-friendly Windows experience with Classic Shell .

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Clicking the Download button launches DownloadAdminTM, which will manage your installation process. Additional third-party software may be offered to you via opt-in ads during the installation process, however, will never collect any Personally Identifiable Information. You can uninstall Classic Shell by going to the add/remove programs section of your computer. This software may be available for free elsewhere. Classic Shell is a completely free, full-version, open source product developed by Ivo Beltchev and licensed under the GNU GPL. Source code for Classic Shell can be found here.

About Classic Shell

For those of you who didn’t like losing your Start button in Windows 8, Classic Shell provides a customizable set of features that allows users to bring back the classic Windows experience. Most notable of these features is the upgraded start menu button. While many loved the intuitive start button from Windows XP, it has been replaced by the Windows 8 Start Menu. With Classic Shell, you can undo the Start button change and get your Start button back.

Classic Shell Specs

  • Version: 3.6.8
  • File Size: 8.05MB
  • Price: FREE Download
  • Operating Systems: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008