Return the Start menu to Windows® 8/10
with Start8® and Start10®

Make the transition to Windows 8/10 easy
and familiar for your end users.

Start8 Pricing Start10 Pricing Contact Sales


Return the Start Button to Windows 8/10

Windows 7-style Start menu with Windows 8 enhancements

  • Search for Windows 8-style (Modern UI) apps
  • Pin desktop and Metro apps to the Start menu
  • Jump List support
  • Unified Search for apps, settings, and files
  • Boot directly to the Windows 8 desktop
  • One click access to shut down, devices, music, documents, and videos
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Configurable Start menu size Windows 8 Start screen accessible from the Start menu Get started quickly with easy to configure UI

Configurable menu size (Windows 8)

Default Start screen accessible from the Start menu

Integrate with Stardock Fences®

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Group Policy

Control the configuration of your Start Menu deployment via group policy and standardize your working environment. Includes .ADMX template (in the GroupPolicy folder).

Scripted Deployment

Deploy Start10 and Start8 using a customizable batch file to install and activate with limited infrastructure interaction. Deactivation an be scripted for operateing systems that are reqularly destroyed.

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Start menu matched the color of the taskbar



Reinforce your brand identity and make each desktop fit your organization's image.

  • Change the color of the Start menu and taskbar
  • Optionally disable the desktop Windows 8 "hot spots"
  • Supports WindowBlinds™ customization
  • Supports WindowFX™ 5.1 Start menu animations

Brand the "Start" button

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System Requirements

  • Windows 8/10
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