Start Screen Software
Start Screen Button is a handy application designed to help you access the Start Screen on Windows 8 devices. If you are used to using the mouse and want to avoid the Start button, this program can help you.
You just need to place the executable file on your desktop or create a shortcut on your desktop. You can also pin it to the taskbar
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Start Screen Saver, Lock Computer / Workstation, Configure Screen Saver, Change Default Screen Saver Easily. Setup Creates Shortcuts for accessing all the functions of the utility easily. System Wide Hot Key can be defined for Shortcuts (by using Shortcut Properties) to access the features of the utility by pressing system wide hot key on the
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The program allows you to install your favorite lock/Start Screen image. Also, you can choose an image file folder, and the program installs a randomly selected lock/Start Screen image each logon/logoff. The supported image file formats are JPG, PNG, GIF and BMP.
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Calendar Live Tile allows you to view the current month on the Start Screen of your Windows 8 device. You can use the program to personalize the calendar and to pin multiple tiles on the Start Screen.
The interface of the tiles is fully customizable and you can easily change the font name or the color used for marking the current day.
Tile Genie for Windows 8 is a handy and reliable application designed to divide images into tiles that can be placed in the Start Screen.
Highlights include the possibility to choose the number of tiles, as well as linking a website to each of them.
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Bitmap Live Tile Clock for Windows 8 is a handy application designed to display a clock on the Windows Start Screen. The program includes fife themes and enables you to change between them by tapping or clicking the main window.
You can use this tool for enhancing the information from the Start Screen with an analog or digital clock.
Tile Time for Windows 8 is a practical tool that enables you to view the current time even when you are using the Start Screen. It is designed to display the current time in a customizable tile that can be positioned anywhere on the Start Screen.
You can change the clock layout and the colors that will be used in order to match your
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modernStart enables users to personalize the look of their Windows 8 computer by changing the size of the Start Screen.
Due to its intuitive interface, one can easily experiment with various Start Screen sizes until they are pleased with the result.
Furthermore, the application can be used to adjust the size of any Modern
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Switch easily between Windows 8 old Start Menu and Windows Metro Style Start Screen. This tool hides in system tray (notification area). Just click any of the icons representing the old Windows Start Menu (orb) or Windows Metro Style to modify windows registry. Then click Restart Explorer you'll see the changes. This will change to the old
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Download the new windows 8 metro Start Screen style Full High Definition Screensaver plus stunning Digital clock and calendar showing date, day and month in a beautiful minimalist design. Watch as your windows have its fun by flying some planes and flipping its icons and at the same time displaying time and calendar for your convenience. A must
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8StartButton is not just a Start Screen button, it is a full Start button with a full new designed Start menu
Access the new 8StartButton Start menu, the Windows 8 apps Screen, or the Windows 8 Start Screen with a regular left mouse button click
Fully functional Start button
Just as you're used it from
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Clock World Tile for Windows 8 adds a new live tile to your Start Screen and it displays the accurate time, as well as the current date.
Users can customize not only the background color of the tile, but also the text color to make them easily noticeable.
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Twitter for Windows 8 allows users to manage their account and send message right within their Start Screen, without needing to launch a browser.
One can not only write tweets or retweet other messages, but they can also explore the accounts they are currently following or access a linked story within the same window.
LIVE Tile Clock Infinity is a Windows 8 application designed to customize your Start Screen with an analog or digital clock. The application allows you to create the layout of the clock by using various themes, fonts and brushes in order to suit the background image.
You can also use the brushes to draw your own model and choose between
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Digital Live Tile Clock for Windows 8 is a practical tool for creating a digital clock that can be displayed on your Start Screen. The app lets you change the clock format, color, font type and other settings in order to create a personalized tile.
It supports glass effects and can change the contrast between the font and the background
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Numerical Lite is a collection of tools for the Windows 8 users who want to perform unit conversions and calculations from the Start Screen. It includes both scientific and basic calculators that display the history of the operations on the main window.
The unit converter includes more than ten categories and one hundred possible
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Breezy for Windows 8 adds a new live tile to your Start Screen and it constantly displays the weather conditions in your area.
It uses the location you specified for your computer, and it displays the current temperature in Fahrenheit and Celsius units.
Breezy for Windows 8 also comes with a 5-day weather forecast.
Metro Scaler is an intuitive application that enables users to change the dimension of the tiles displayed in their Start Screen.
One simply needs to drag a slider and press the Scale button to resize their tiles (the changes will be applied once the computer is restarted).
This app basically tricks Windows into considering
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Skip Metro Suite is a handy and reliable utility designed to skip the Start Screen in Windows 8, thus making the system to boot to classic desktop directly.
With Skip Metro Suite, you can also disable the top-left corner (also known as Switcher), the Charm Bar hint and all Hot Corners. A restart is required in order to notice the
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Pin custom tiles for Steam games, documents, document folders and websites to your Start Screen!
Create static tiles with any image you want as logo or use up to 5 images to create a live tile that cycles between them. You can also create live tiles for your Steam games that display your achievements or for your favorite websites
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