Start8 returns the same Windows 7-style Start menu you have depended upon, while adding enhancements just for Windows 8. Quickly access your applications, devices, music, videos and documents the way you always have with Start 8.
Features include a Windows 7-style Start menu with Windows 8 enhancements; search for Windows 8-style (Modern UI) apps; pin desktop and Metro apps; boot directly to the Windows 8 desktop; or make the Windows 8 Start screen accessible from the Start menu.
What's new in this version:
Version 1.50: *Added support for sleep function on Surface 3 and similar devices. *Added option to access a list of modern UI applications from the Start8 Start menu. *May include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.