Start Button Archive

Microsoft Admits That Removing Desktop Start Was Like Taking Away A Warm Blanket

If you’ve ever wondered how crunch decisions like these are made in large companies, then wonder no more. It is tough going, brother, with lengthy debates back and forth. The principal program manager lead on Windows is

Windows 8.1 Update 1 will move a shutdown button to the start screen FINALLY

Microsoft are making a move that has been requested since the first beta of Windows 8 ever came out. They are finally moving the power/sleep/shutdown button to the Start Screen. As those of you who are using

Microsoft may bring the Start Menu back in Windows 8.2 Threshold

So I step away from this blog for 10 seconds and Microsoft go bonkers on me with yet another possible Windows 8 update. Bloggers are starting to talk about a new wave of updates that might form

The Start Button Is An Old Friend That Is Now Back, Says Microsoft

Windows 8.1 has now taken flight, and the new operating system is available in hundreds of markets around the globe. And Redmond is now busy promoting its refreshed new platform. This time, the company highlights some of

Microsoft Explains How Windows 8.1 Is A Must Have Upgrade

With Windows 8.1 just around the corner, Redmond is increasing its efforts to make sure that its newest operating system is firmly and squarely in the spotlight. The company revealed the pricing and packaging structure of the

Windows 8.1 To Launch In 60 Days

Let the countdown begin! Windows 8.1, the first ever refresh of Microsoft’s flagship OS is ready to be unleashed in just two months from now, or 60 days for those that prefer their numbers exact. Most of

About Time! – My review of Windows 8.1

I have been taking a deep and long look at Windows 8.1 and wanted to wait till all the initial reviews had happened to write down what I felt about the new update. In addition, I find

Windows 8.1 Is Proof Of How Responsive We Can Be For Customers, Says Microsoft

Microsoft has finally launched Windows 8.1 Preview, with the upgrade gradually being rolled out for users around the world. ISO files of the new operating system are also available for download. And as promised by the software

Windows 8.1 Does Not Allow Users To Disable The Start Button

Microsoft has brought back the Start button in Windows 8.1, even if its primary function when clicked is to take users to the Start screen. But familiar button with the Windows logo is back indeed. Still, contrary

Power Options Will Be Included In Windows Blue Start Button

Well, well, well. Technology rumors are a funny thing, but it is always a great feeling to see good ones come true. Good ones like the return of the Start button in Windows 8.1 (codename Windows Blue).