How to customize your Windows Start Menu with Start Menu X

Today we will show you how to customize your windows start menu with Start Menu X. Start Menu X is a replacement of the system menu for professionals. Start Menu X is compatible with Windows XP up to Windows 10(32 and 64 bit). Start Menu X is freeware software, but you can evaluate pro version with 30 days free trial.

Q1. How to install Start Menu X?

Step 1: – To download Start Menu X, first visit https://www.startmenux.com/index.html and download Start Menu X software. Now StartMenuX_Setup_6_32_PRO.exe file will download.

Step 2: – Double click the StartMenuX_Setup_6_32_PRO.exe to open the file. Setup – Start Menu X will open. Select “I accept the agreement”. Now click Next

Step 3: – Now select “30-day PRO trail” option. You may also choose “Free version” or if you have a key then you can use that key. Now click Next

Step 4: – Now select the Destination Location – Where should Start Menu X be installed? If you want to change the default location click Browse button. After choosing the destination folder Click Next button.

Step 5: -Now Select Start Menu Folder and Click Next.

Step 6: – Now click Install and Start Menu X will install on your computer. And lastly click Finish button.

Q2. How to get my default Start menu?

If you press Windows Key Start Menu X will display, but if you want to get the default Start Menu press Shift + Windows Key

Q3. How to detach the Start Menu X from the bottom-left corner?

Step 1: – Click the Start Menu Icon and move your cursor to any other corner until you see a crosshairs symbol, then click and drag it wherever you want.You can also resize the menu by clicking any edge and dragging it.

Q4. How to Add items into the Menu and Delete items from the menu?

Step 1: – Click the Start menu Icon, and now your Start Menu X will open.

Step 2: – From the left side you can see two folder. These are “Add items into the Menu” and “Delete items from the Menu” button. Click any of these two. You will find a Floating Menu. From there you can “Add Items into the Menu” or “Delete items from the Menu”.

Q5. How to customize the look of the Start Menu X?

Step 1: – Click on the Start menu icon and in the bottom right corner you will find Option button. Click it.

Step 2: – Now a Floating Menu will open, again click Option.

Step 3: – Now Start Menu X Options dialogue box will open. And in the left side you will find Personalization. Click it.

Step 4: – In the Personalization option you can change skin and scale and many other option. Just find your desirable option by experimenting with various options.

Q6. How to change the default the Start Button?

Step 1: – Click on the Start menu icon and in the bottom right corner you will find Option button. Click it.

Step 2: – Now a Floating Menu will open, again click Option.

Step 3: – Now Start Menu X Options dialogue box will open. And in the left side you will find Start Button. Click it.

Step 4: – Now Start Button Options Dialogue Box will Open. Make sure you check the “Replace the system Start Button” checkbox. And select any of the following Start Button Icons. There are 17 start button icons are available.

Q7. How to Customize Shut Down timing with Start Menu X?

Step 1: – Click on the Start Menu Icon and Start Menu X will open. Here at the middle of the bottom screen you will find “Power Control Panel” button. Click it.

Step 2: – A flying menu will open. Here you will find several options (including Shut Down, Lock, Restart and Sleep).Each option has timer icons. Click the timer icon beside Shut Down.

Step 3: A new dialogue box will open. Here you can set timer for shut down to 5 minutes, 15 minutes etc. You can even choose your desirable time and date. Now click run.

You can do a lot more with Start Menu X. Go to advanced options and do experiment with this software.