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Originally Classic Shell by Ivo Beltchev

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  • Classic style Start Menu for Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10
  • Toolbar for Windows Explorer
  • Classic copy UI (Windows 7 only)
  • Show file size in Explorer status bar
  • Title bar and status bar for Internet Explorer


If you just want to use it or looking for setup file, click here to download:

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Temporary Translation/Language Solution

  1. Download language DLL
  2. Place it either in the Open-Shell's install folder or in the %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\OpenShell\Languages folder

For archival reasons, we have a mirror of here.

How To Skin a Start Menu
Classic Shell - Custom Start Buttons
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