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StartIsBack(TBD) for Windows 11 beta testing

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StartIsBack(TBD) for Windows 11 beta testing
All-new StartIsBack (name to be determined)
for Windows 11 is available for beta testing

Your feedback is greatly appreciated!

This download is intended for Windows 11 build 22000 only.
Please read further for known issues.

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Classic taskbar with all its features, revamped new icons and round corners.

Classic context menus with all new look.

Classic Win7 start menu with all new look and features.

Explorer improved: revamped Ribbon and Command Bar, search box that works.

Classic UI improved: rounded tooltips, dark mode improvements.

Notfication Area Icons Control Panel applet restored and revamped.

Negative resource usage: fewer RAM used, fewer processes started.

All-new reachitected and revamped app.

Known issues - Preview 1
Do not roll back to Windows 10 and do not install StartIsBack++!

May not like other tweaks and shell apps. Please remove.

May not be activated. Will work until November 2021.

Not translated and not translation ready.

Not for Dev channel flighting.

Not working: app uninstalling, orb management.

Name, functionality, other aspects are to subject to change.
Developer makes no other warranties, express or implied, and hereby disclaims all implied warranties
including any warranty of merchantability and warranty of fitness for a particular purpose.
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wobchik's avatar

This is amazing! Everything works great! I'm waiting for a stable final release!

Mike-Dragon's avatar

I really like the default rounded Start Menu style. Very classic-like but fits right in with Windows 11's design language. Really wish it could be ported over to StartIsBack for Windows 10, though. :'(