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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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Classic Start Menu 3.87

What is Classic Start Menu?  (from OrdinarySoft)

Are you missing the Windows 7 Menu Classic? If so, you are not alone; we have developed this Classic Start Menu for you, and now you can easily change the unusable menu of Windows 7 to the well known classic start menu with Aero skin. Actually, you can use other skins too, not just the Aero one. Yet, with Aero, you mak...  Read more


Classic Start Menu 3.87 is a software program developed by OrdinarySoft. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named classicstartmenu.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 7.52 MB (7,882,102 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 64% of users of Classic Start Menu come from the United States, it is also popular in RS and Sweden.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ordinarysoft.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Classic Start Menu\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Classic Start Menu\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 7.52 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Classic Start Menu 3.87

Program executable:classicstartmenu.exe
Name:Start Menu
Start Menu program
Path:C:\Program Files\classic start menu\classicstartmenu.exe
Additional files:
  • VistaHookApp.exe - Vista Start Menu (Vista Start Menu 64bit integration launcher)
  • VistaHookDll.dll - Vista Start Menu 64bit integration hook
  • VistaStartMenu.dll - Hook dll for integration with start menu
  • qUninstall.dll - Quick Uninstall
  • VSM64bitProcessing.exe (by Vista Start Menu 64bit processing Application) - Vista Start Menu 64bit processing Application
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • ClassicStartMenu.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'ClassicStartMenu' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Classic Start Menu\ClassicStartMenu.exe".

How do I remove Classic Start Menu?

You can uninstall Classic Start Menu from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Classic Start Menu 3.87, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Classic Start Menu.

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win 7 17%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 100.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 66.67%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.64%
  RS 9.09%
  Sweden 9.09%
  IQ 9.09%
  United Kingdom 9.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Acer 33.33%
Samsung 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Common models
Dell Vostro 260s 33.33%
Dell Inspiron M5040 33.33%
Acer Extensa 5220 33.33%

About (from OrdinarySoft)

OrdinarySoft has been developing innovative Windows software for business and home users.
Publisher URL: www.ordinarysoft.com


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