Stardock Start8 vs. Classic Shell - Bringing back the Start Menu in Windows 8 | pdxtech-info |

While Windows 8 is not setting any records in sales, it is standard pretty much in all new PCs. One of the main complaints is the missing Start Menu.

Of all the ways out there to restore this functionality, Stardock Start8 and Classic Shell are among the best. Give the latter a try. It is open-source and free.