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Win Eight Metro UI Switcher (Portable) v1.2

Freeware
Win8
The first thing you meet when beginning to explore Microsoft Windows 8, is the new immersive interface (called Metro UI). And there is a new screen that pops out every time you press the old good Start button, instead of the Start menu.

This small free utility lets you to disable the Start screen of Windows Eight and to return the Windows 7 styled Start menu. The tweaker also gives back the classic Task Manager that can show CPU utilization history per processor/core.

Do note that when the Metro UI is disabled, Windows Explorer has the revamped Ribbon interface turned off. And you can enable Windows 8 immersive UI again, if you want to. For the changes made to take effect, you have to restart or log off your system after tweaking.

Screenshots:

Win Eight Metro UI Switcher (Portable) v1.2 Win Eight Metro UI Switcher (Portable) v1.2 Win Eight Metro UI Switcher (Portable) v1.2

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Keywords:
win eight metro ui switcher classic disable

License type Freeware1
Author's homepage Visit the author's site
Date added 27 Mar 2012
Downloads 248
File size 690.97 kB (<1min @ 1Mbps)
Operating systems Win81

1License and operating system information is based on latest version of the software.

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