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StartIsBack 2.9.16

A Start menu and button designed for Windows 8

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StartIsBack screenshotStartIsBack is a small tool that will place a Start menu and button on your Windows 8 operating system, behaving like the ones found in windows 7. The application will improve your desktop's functionality and will help you clean up your desktop screen form all the clutter. The software does not require any privileges and is fast, stable and secure.

StartIsBack will restore all the Windows 7 start menu with completely new styles. it has a wide range of features, including pinned and recently used apps, drag&drop, search, jump lists, fully customizable settings, and many more. The program comes with five well-designed visual styles.

StartIsBack integrates smoothly into your system and supports any additional services or programs. The application allows you to set up all the behavior and appearance aspects of Start menu. The interface is intuitive, easy and attractive.


  • It has a simple and attractive interface.
  • Provides different visual styles.
Name StartIsBack
Version 2.9.16
Developer | see all products from this developer
Product Homepage StartIsBack
License Free to try (Shareware)
Last Week Downloads 8
All Time Downloads 2,130
Filename StartIsBackPlusPlus_setup.exe
Filesize 1.5MB
MD5 Checksum 096D52738AA65B43E15545C633C93344
OS Support Win 10
Category Utilities

100% CLEAN Certification

BadgeStartIsBack has been tested by team against viruses, spyware, adware, trojan, backdoors and was found to be 100% clean. Our editors will recheck this software periodically to assure that it remains clean.


Old Versions

Software Date Added
StartIsBack 2.9.16 September 27, 2021 - Latest Version
StartIsBack 2.1.2 September 02, 2013
StartIsBack 2.1.1 July 06, 2013
StartIsBack 2.1 May 21, 2013
StartIsBack 2.1 RC2 April 29, 2013

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