If you are using Windows 10 or 11, and you want to restore the old look of the Start menu, one good solution is to install the Classic Shell program. This program will allow you to choose between several different Start menu layouts, including the one from Windows 7.
Watch our video tutorial where we show you how to change the appearance of the Start menu in Classic Shell, using Windows 10.
- How to Change the Appearance of the Start Menu in Classic Shell
- Launch Classic Shell and right-click on Start
- Click on Settings
- In the Start Menu Style section, choose which Start Menu layout you want to use
- Click on OK