Restore Start menu default settings on Windows 7
Windows 7 is all about accomplishing different kinds of computing activities with utmost ease. From enhanced security to state-of-the-art web browser, Windows 7 is a complete package to remain productive. Its Start menu offers easy access to various folder, settings and programs of your computer. And to offer you rich experience, Windows 7 also enables you to customize its Start menu according to your needs and preferences. Conversely, you can revert back to its original settings at any point in time.
This article is for all those who have done some changes with their Windows 7 Start menu and messed up the settings and now don’t actually remember how to restore to the default settings. Here you will find comprehensive step-by-step solution to revert back to the original settings of Windows 7 Start menu.
1. Right click the ‘Start’ button and click 'Properties'.
2. Click the ‘Start Menu’ tab, and then click ‘Customize’.
3. In the Customize Start Menu dialog box, click ‘Use Default Settings’ and then click ‘OK’.
4. Click ‘OK’ again.
You can pin and create different kinds of shortcuts on Windows 7 Start menu. However, if it becomes too cluttered, it is suggested to unpin or remove unnecessary shortcuts whenever possible.
Wondering how to perform the aforementioned steps? Don’t have much confidence to perform the steps at one go? Go through our handy video solution, where you can see how to follow the process step-by-step.