Start Menu X Pro, as the name suggest, is the software to change the look and feel of default windows start menu for professionals. Power users are a lot more demanding, and it’s not surprising – instead of a petty dozen of programs we have hundreds. This means that we need a solution developed by professionals for professionals. Find out how to find and launch programs without scrolling, extra clicks and moves – this is Start Menu X. Get it now – virtual groups, one-click program launches, timers.
Start Menu X Pro replaces the Start menu only when the program is loaded. It does not modify your system. It uses documented Windows Hook functions which can be easily enabled or disabled. So it should be safe to use Start Menu X.
Start Menu X Pro Key Features:
- Virtual Groups – Group programs by purpose (office applications, graphics, etc) without changing their location on the hard drive.
- Single-click launc – Start Menu X Pro allows you to assign a primary program to any folder and start it simply by clicking this folder.
- Flexible configuration – Customize the menu to your taste! Change the structure and add tabs.
- Years of experience – Start Menu X is an embodiment of our 7-year experience in developing alternative menu solutions
- Supports Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8. Windows 8.1 ready!
Start Menu X Pro Full Version Free Download
Start Menu X Pro is normally priced at $19.99 per serial number / license key. Giveaway of the Day (GOTD) are having a giveaway of Start Menu X Pro 5.72, where everyone can download a full version copy for free. The giveaway will be valid for today only (24 hours on January 15, 2016).
To grab your free copy visit the GOTD page here during giveaway period to download the giveaway package. Alternately, here is the direct download link (size 10.3 MB). Please make sure to follow the instructions in the readme.txt file which is included in the package for proper activation.
Freeware Alternative to Start Menu X Pro
For those who will be missing today’s giveaway, below are some freeware alternative to Start Menu X Pro:
1, Winstep Nexus Dock
The Winstep Nexus Dock is a free, highly configurable Windows dock application that creates an eye-candy launcher on the desktop to start your favorites apps on the go. Nexus provides fast access to your most frequently used applications, with flexible options allowing it to dock or float anywhere on the screen, providing a myriad of “On Demand” possibilities. Every feature you would expect from a dock and then more, including widgets, many different mouse-over effects, skins, drag-and-drop, ability to display running applications and the system tray, Windows 7 “superbar” ability with Aeropeek, live icon reflections and support for Windows Aero Glass effects.
[Download & Learn More about Winstep Nexus Dock]
2, Quick Cliq
Quick Cliq is a multi-function, portable, menu based application launcher and productivity tool with features that you won’t find anywhere else! Quick Cliq speeds up your daily computer activities by giving you links to folders, files, programs, URLs and command line operations as well as window management, extreme clipboard manipulation, and note taking capabilities. All of this is provided in a compact menu that you can show anywhere and within any application or window through customizable hot keys and mouse gestures.
[Download & Learn More about Quick Cliq]
3, Classic Shell
Classic Shell is a collection of usability enhancements for Windows. It enables you to restore several classic Windows features that have been changed in Windows Vista, 7 and 8, like a classic start menu, toolbar for Explorer and others. Classic Shell restores familiar settings and customization to Windows, allowing you to configure your OS exactly the way you want. It will help you migrate to a newer OS after Windows XP while retaining the same configurability.
[Download & Learn More about Classic Shell]