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Review: Classic Shell brings the Start menu to Windows 8 for free

At a Glance

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  • Classic Shell 3.6.5

    If you miss the Start menu on Windows 8, try Classic Shell before spending a dime on commercial alternatives. You'll probably want to stick with it.

At a Glance

If you miss the Start menu on Windows 8, try Classic Shell before spending a dime on commercial alternatives. You'll probably want to stick with it.

Price when rated: Free

Pros

  • Fast
  • Customizable
  • Lightweight

Cons

  • Doesn't ship with a flat Modern-style skin
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