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# 211641 5-Apr-2017 08:34
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Hi

 

It should be simple but I just cant find instructions applicable to Windows 10 ver 1607.

 

When I power my laptop on, I want it to go straight to the start menu screen with the  tiles.

 

At present it goes to the desktop screen then i have to click the windows logo in the bottom left of the screen.

 

 

 

Any thoughts or links to instructions?

 

 

 

 

 

 


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  # 1756855 5-Apr-2017 10:23
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Are you wanting to enable tablet mode?

 

You can also access the start menu by pushing the [Win Key] on your keyboard; you could write a batch file to do this automatically.




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  # 1756873 5-Apr-2017 10:46
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Hi

 

yes you are right - I will investigate tablet mode.

 

I am setting up my old laptop for my mother-in-law to use who is not computer literate

 

So while i have automated the logon screen, i just want the laptop to go straight to the tiles screen as it forms a simple menu for her to use.

 

 

 

yes - i figure there are means for batch file as i have seen references to using this to reconfigure the start menu, however my preference is to use the vanilla configuration of windows to take me straight to this page.

 

FYI - in the original windows 10, there was a tick box option, but it appears not to be available on this version of Win 10

 

 

 

Cheers

 

 

 

solutionz:

 

Are you wanting to enable tablet mode?

 

You can also access the start menu by pushing the [Win Key] on your keyboard; you could write a batch file to do this automatically.

 


 
 
 
 


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