Enjoy Metro Style Start Screen in Windows 7 & XP

Microsoft has included new features in Windows 8 among which the metro live tile start screen is one of them. The metro style start screen gives a tablet interface to your windows computer and this new metro screen is quite interesting for Windows 8 users. Here in this tutorial I will tell you how you can launch the metro start screen on Windows XP and 7.

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Now you can have Metro style start screen on windows 7 and XP computer and enjoy the live tile feature using software. Follow this tutorial to know how you can customize your Windows 7 and XP computers with live tiles metro start menu.
Software like Windows 8 Start Screen Full and Newgen can be used to create live tiles on your Windows 7 and XP computers. This software is used to customize the Start screen.

Newgen is freeware app that collects all live widgets which displays some of the content from the web and some content from your PC. It currently supports WPF, HTML5 and HTML widgets. The app provides a store from where you can add widgets to the start screen. It allows you to customize your traditional start screen to metros start screen. You can make changes in the look and feel of the start screen from the settings menu.

Newgen Supports HTML widgets that allows you to launch your favorite apps from the metro start screen in just one click and allows you to customize the start screen, Provides easy-to-use API for Widget developers, etc. This App also allows you to play videos and music without opening them and also receive all tweets and mails and weather reports instantly on the metro screen.

The Alternative way to create metro start live tiles screen is by using Windows 8 Start Screen Full. This is a freeware app for Windows and is developed by dncube at DA. It customizes your Windows 7 start screen to Windows 8 metro style Start Screen. You can arrange the tiles on the screen simply by dragging them. Some inbuilt tiles like news tile or weather tiles, etc. The software is occupies space of 12mb and is uses less resources as compared to other big software’s.

Windows 8 Start Screen Full

Upon using the software described above you can turn your Windows 7 desktop start screen to Windows 8 metro interface without installing Windows 8 OS and enjoy the tiled start screen and launch programs with simple clicks.


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