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  • The Windows Start menu: Trials and tribulations

    Posted on September 13th, 2021 at 02:42 Comment on the AskWoody Lounge


    Lance Whitney

    By Lance Whitney

    Don’t get me started: Windows 11 saddles us with yet another major change to the always vital but never quite right Start menu.

    Another version of Windows, another version of the Start menu. With Windows 11, Microsoft has unveiled its most dramatic change in years to a feature that’s always been a core part of Windows. Instead of the traditional vertical list of all the apps installed on your PC, we get a sparse, boxy window with links only to pinned and recommended apps. Getting to all your apps requires an additional step.

    Read the full story in the AskWoody Plus Newsletter 18.35.0 (2021-09-13).