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How do i change fro UI to desktop version in win 8
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by:helpfinder
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I am not sure what are you asking for, but if you want to change UI you have to run some 3th party apps
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by:Stelian Stan
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If you want the old style Start Menu back, you can install StartMenu8 (http://www.softexia.com/iobit-startmenu8.html).

If you want to switch from Metro interface to Desktop just click on Desktop Tile from Metro interface.
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Jason Watkins earned 500 total points
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Pressing the Windows key, from the New-syle UI, will also bring up the desktop (the one with no Start menu).
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by:John Hurst
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If you do not want Metro to appear, you need RetroUI

http://retroui.com/

If you are going to use Retroui, be certain you install Start8 so you have a start button.

http://www.stardock.com/products/start8/

....Thinkpads_User
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