Add support for Windows 8, first step

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Thu Oct 13 14:51:00 GMT 2011


On Oct 13 10:33, Chris Sutcliffe wrote:
> On 13 October 2011 10:01, Charles Wilson wrote:
> > On 10/13/2011 6:33 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >> (*) I really hope Microsoft doesn't remove the old start menu entirely
> >>     from the OS.  The new GUI which is supposed to replace the start
> >>     menu is only useful for tablets and playing, but not for serious
> >>     work, IMO.
> 
> How do you revert to the classic start menu in Windows 8?  I've
> installed it in a VM for test purposes and the new UI is driving me
> nuts!

Set HKCU/Software/Microsoft/Windows/CurrentVersion/Explorer/RPEnable to 0.

Corinna



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