Run Metro (Modern) apps in a window on the desktop on Windows 8

By on March 27, 2013 3:05:50 PM from JoeUser Forums JoeUser Forums


Join Date 03/2001


Stardock’s ModernMix has officially been released. Version 1.0!

I’ve been using Windows 8 as my main machine since its launch and I still can’t believe Microsoft is forcing PC users to run the new Windows 8 “RT” apps (aka Modern UI or Metro) in their own separate, full-screen environment.  It’s amazing how useful these new apps can be if you can run them in a window on the desktop while you’re doing other things.

To get ModernMix go to

Also pictured is Start8, the best way to get the Start menu back on the desktop:

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March 27, 2013 3:53:20 PM from Elemental Forums Elemental Forums

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