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Version history for W8 Sidebar

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Changes for v6.0 - v7.0

  • Added features:
  • 1. System Information panel.
  • It will display all the information about your system (hardware & software).

Changes for v5.0.0 - v5.5

  • Added features:
  • 1. W8 Start Menu (Start it from "Settings" module, then check Start Menu Settings)
  • W8 Start Menu is not the classic Windows Start Menu, it is a standalone application.
  • No Registry Settings were modified.
  • You can pin programs from "All Programs" tab to Start Menu by mouse right-click or, if you want to pin something that is not in "All Programs" tab, there is
  • a search button.
  • Right-click a Start Menu program to unpin it.
  • The programs order in Start Menu can be changed by dragging.
  • A mini explorer will open at mouse over "My Documents", "Downloads"...
  • "Start Windows to Desktop" feature available (Windows8 only, not 8.1).
  • 2. Resource consumption (CPU and RAM) was considerably reduced.

Changes for v4.5.1 - v5.0.0

  • Added features:
  • 1. Clear all Windows Events (in "Computer Performance" module - "Tricks")
  • 2. It supports dual monitor (extended display mode, max. 2 displays)
  • - it can be moved from one monitor to another.

Changes for v3.5 - v.4.0

  • Added features:
  • 1. Autocomplete feature is now available in "W8 Searcher"
  • 2. Double-Click on CPU percentage usage to display with two decimal places.
  • Several other changes and improvements, mostly related to operating speed.

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