We have a new beta for Start8 (v1.17) which includes various updates including fixes for some issues with the Windows 8.1 Preview.
- -Updated for Windows 8.1 Preview build compatibility
- -Start8 allows customizing the Start button image AND provides a desktop Start menu
- -Added new prompt on first run to select a default button image. Upgrade installs will not see this prompt.
- -When running on Windows 8.1 Preview, respect the OS configuration for "boot to desktop"
- -When used with Stardock WindowBlinds, you can also override the Start button in use with the WB setting for "always use the OS" button
- -Options for showing the Windows 8.1 Start screen in other than full-screen mode are disabled in this version of Start8
You can download here, and registered users can download from their account page at download.stardock.com.