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The Evolution of the Windows Start menu

 

As you know, the Start menu is the centralized launching point for all applications and tasks in the Windows operating system. However, it wasn’t always called the Start menu.

In this little gallery of images, we’ll take a look at the evolution of the Start menu from Windows 95 to Windows 7.

Image created by Greg Shultz for TechRepublic, all rights reserved.

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Greg Shultz is a freelance Technical Writer. Previously, he has worked as Documentation Specialist in the software industry, a Technical Support Specialist in educational industry, and a Technical Journalist in the computer publishing industry.