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Windows7 Start Orb Changer

Program: Windows7 Start Orb Changer Version:N/A
Author: WindowsCus
Website: [ https://windowscus.blogspot.com/2016/10/windows7-start-orb-changercoming.html ]
Download: [ 591 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Windows7 Start Orb Changer allows you to change the image used for your start menu button on the taskbar. It will change the default state image, hover image and the pressed state image. Images are also available to download at the website.
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MacSound

Program: MacSound Version:1.3
Author: Landvermessers Schloss
Website: [ https://sites.google.com/site/svenkarsten/mac-suite/macsound ]
Download: [ 419 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Control sound volume in Mac OS X Style!
Notes: Be sure to read the instructions on installation and settings of this program.

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eXtra Buttons

Program: eXtra Buttons Version:2.2
Author: Nikolaj Parshutin and Alex Skrypnyk
Website: [ http://www.xtrabuttons.com/ ]
Download: [ 1.33 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: eXtra Buttons extends standard OS functionality and looks like standard system buttons. eXtra Buttons gives you up to 10 assorted configurable buttons to keep the desktop and windows organised.
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OpenTaskbarProperties

Program: OpenTaskbarProperties Version:N/A
Author: Chris'n'Soft
Website: [ http://www.chrisnsoft.com/post/79 ]
Download: [ 64 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7
Description: Open the taskbar properties dialog at mouse location. Use OpenTaskbarProperties.exe /? to show parameters.
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OpenStartMenu

Program: OpenStartMenu Version:N/A
Author: Chris'n'Soft
Website: [ http://www.chrisnsoft.com/post/79 ]
Download: [ 15 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7
Description: Open the start menu and show/Hide the taskbar. Use OpenStartMenu.exe /? to show parameters. Use /hidetaskbar to hide taskbar. Use /showtaskbar /nostartmenu to show taskbar without opening start menu.
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Visual Tooltip

Program: Visual Tooltip Version:2.2
Author: Chris'n'Soft
Website: [ http://www.chrisnsoft.com/visual-tooltip ]
Download: [ 427 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7
Description: Visual Tooltip makes it possible to show a thumbnail of a window by putting the mouse cursor over a button of the taskbar.
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Pokki Start Menu

Program: Pokki Start Menu Version:0.269
Author: SweetLabs, Inc.
Website: [ http://www.pokki.com/ ]
Download: [ 1.60 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Easily access apps, websites, and real-time notifications with the Pokki Menu. Pin and organize your favorite apps and websites just like you would on your smartphone.
Notes: May also be known as "Window 8 Start Menu by Pokki".

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My Drive Icon

Program: My Drive Icon Version:1.0
Author: LeeLu Soft
Website: [ http://leelusoft.altervista.org/my-drive-icon.html ]
Download: [ 494 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: My Drive Icon is a very basic Windows software product developed to allow users change drive icons.
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Radial Menu

Program: Radial Menu Version:1.5
Author: Jacob Iedema
Website: [ http://www.jacobiedema.nl/RadialMenu/ ]
Download: [ 4.9 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Radial Menu is a application launcher / desktop organizer for Windows. Click the button below to download the latest version of Radial Menu for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 10.
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All Programs

Program: All Programs Version:1.0
Author: Openview Design
Website: [ http://www.openviewdesign.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2&Itemid=121 ]
Download: [ 335 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows 8
Description: All Programs for Windows 8.1 and Windows 8.0 is a program that lists and allows you to launch all of your Traditional Windows Desktop programs. In brief, it provides the functionality that the Windows 7 - Start Menu - All Programs provided. When installed, it creates a Task Bar Icon used to access the All Programs tree structure. (This task bar item can be moved to the left most position for maximum ease of use by holding down the left mouse button and dragging it to the left.) All Programs also provides the ability to copy an application link to the Desktop or pin an application to the Task Bar. Unlike typical Start Menu replacements for Windows 8.1, All Programs will not eliminate the existing Start Button in Windows 8.1. All Programs is simple, straightforward and a must have for any Windows 8.1 or 8.0 computer. All Programs is installed on per user basis. It does not affect all the users of a computer.
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7+ Taskbar Tweaker

Program: 7+ Taskbar Tweaker Version:5.1
Author: RaMMicHaeL
Website: [ http://rammichael.com/7-taskbar-tweaker ]
Download: [ 1.2 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: 7+ Taskbar Tweaker allows you to configure various aspects of the Windows taskbar. Most of the configuration options it provides can’t be tweaked using the taskbar properties or the registry. The tweaker is designed for Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10.
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Auto Hide Desktop Icons

Program: Auto Hide Desktop Icons Version:2.75
Author: Nenad Hrg
Website: [ http://www.softwareok.com/?Microsoft/AutoHideDesktopIcons ]
Download: [ 28 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10
Description: "Auto Hide Desktop Icons" is a lightweight portable Windows program. If you use desktop backgrounds, it helps you to see sometimes the wallpapers clean and in full bloom. With an automatic hiding and showing feature of the desktop icons, an adjustable timer and arbitrary activation options. It is the right desktop tool if the desktop is awash with icons so you can see more of your desktop background! As an optional feature: you can also activate the Auto Hide and Show the Task Bar feature. Have something from your Wallpaper, of course, only if you used one. But even if not, you can try this freeware tool. An installation is not required and if you not satisfied, you can delete it quickly.
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Start Menu Frequent Programs

Program: Start Menu Frequent Programs Version:1.1
Author: Brynt Younce
Website: [ http://www.bryntsoft.com/ ]
Download: [ 60.2 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7
Description: Start Menu Frequent Programs is a tool for viewing and editing special start menu shortcut information known as "User Assist". This information is used to determine which shortcuts are displayed automatically in the start menu and in which order, creating your frequent programs list. By modifying the run count of your favorite shortcuts and programs in this list, you can designate priority as desired while preserving the original functionality of this feature.
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Aero Enabler

Program: Aero Enabler Version:1.0
Author: pXc-coding
Website: [ http://pxc-coding.com/portfolio/aero-enabler/ ]
Download: [ 703 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows 7
Description: Aero is normally not available on Windows Vista Home Basic and Windows 7 Home Basic. Furthermore there is an internal hardware check which only allows Aero to run on a system if passed. This tool can enable Aero for you and additionally disable the hardware check if required. NOTE for Home Basic users: Enabling the Aero feature does not mean that transparency will be enabled. Only Aero taskbar thumbnails and maybe some other features may be enabled by this utility. There is no way to enable transparency on Windows Home Basic.
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Handy Start Menu

Program: Handy Start Menu Version:1.98
Author: ChemTable Software
Website: [ http://www.handystartmenu.com/ ]
Download: [ 9.25 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Do you often find yourself looking for a program in the long list of the Start menu? We suggest you install Handy Start Menu. This small utility makes computing much easier - it's easier to find and launch programs.
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ExDesktop

Program: ExDesktop Version:N/A
Author: DBC Studio
Website: [ http://dbcstudio.net/software/exdesktop/main.html ]
Download: [ 459 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Exdesktop is a desktop enhancement tool. With this Application ,you can use PNG and other types of image as a desktop icon. And you can set their own Visual effect (size, font, etc.) for each icon ,Furthermore you can add multiple shortcut links for an Icon.
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Labrys

Program: Labrys Version:0.9
Author: VTT
Website: [ http://vtt.to/labrys ]
Download: [ 13.3 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: Labrys is a replacement for Windows Start menu and Run dialog. Unlike many other Start menu enchantment applications Labrys does not mimic layout or visual appearance of Start menus existing prior to Windows 8. Instead Labrys uses fresh approaches to provide rapid access to applications and command-line utilities with keyboard, mouse and touch.
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Allure

Program: Allure Version:1.1
Author: Empty Loop LLC.
Website: [ http://www.emptyloop.com/allure/ ]
Download: [ 349 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP
Description: Allure allows you to use/change the UI theme of Windows XP.
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Power8

Program: Power8 Version:1.5
Author: Mike "AgentMC" Makarov and Andrey Khabalevskyi
Website: [ https://code.google.com/p/power8/ ]
Download: [ 630 Kb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: The start menu replacer for Win8, styled and integrated inside taskbar. Designed for Windows8, works under Windows10, XP SP3 and Se7en SP1 as well.
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SyMenu

Program: SyMenu Version:4.0
Author: Gianluca Negrelli
Website: [ http://www.ugmfree.it/ ]
Download: [ 1.7 Mb ]
Requirements: Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Description: SyMenu is a portable menu launcher and a Start Menu replacer that allows you to organize your portable applications in a quick and easy way. Moreover SyMenu automatically links any application installed on the host pc. All the linked items - SyItems - and all the indexed applications can be organized in a hierarchical structure with colorful folders, separators and labels and can be found with the internal search tool. You can customize SyMenu in a simple and quick way adding links to portable programs, documents, Windows commands, folders and urls. It's easy to add new SyItem dragging & dropping file from host pc or using the mass importer tool. Linked items can reside on the same USB device or even on host pc ever since SyMenu supports absolute path (such as C:\Windows\Explorer.exe).
Notes: Requires .NET Framework 2.0 or higher.

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