Today, we’re talking all about getting faster access to your favorite Windows 10 apps with the Start menu! With the Start menu, you can pin your go-to apps and files, get efficient info from Live Tiles – like weather and headlines, so you don’t even required to open the app – and more! Here are a few methods you can customize it.
Pin your favorite app so it’s always at the ready
Simply pin or unpin apps to the Start menu by dragging and dropping an app from start menu list, or by right-clicking and selecting “Pin to Start.” Later, you can click and drag to move apps around or right-click the app to resize. Live Tiles will even surface updates so you can stay up to date without having to open the app.
Organize into groups so you can easily find what you’re looking for
Just drag and drop an app on the Start menu to create and name a new group of apps.
Change the tile colors
Go to Settings > Personalization > Colors to choose a new color for all your tiles
Simply show or hide apps
You can personalize your apps list by going to Settings > Personalization > Start and choosing “Show most used apps” or “Show recently added apps.”