May 28, 2013 ... Get rid of the ugly desktop tiles in the Windows 8 Modern UI. Here's how to create
custom start screen tiles for any app. ... For our example, we'll use iTunes, which
installs in Windows 8 as the familiar iTunes icon in a blank tile.
May 29, 2013 ... However, creating your own Windows 8 Start screen tiles isn't easy without the
assistance of some third party apps and scripts. This can put ...
Aug 30, 2013 ... There's no denying this -- you can't even set a custom Start screen ... Windows 8
includes nice-looking icons for Modern apps from the ... If you want to create your
own custom tile images for desktop applications, use OblyTile.
Oct 29, 2012 ... 8. In my start menu have I have tiles (/shortcuts) to different desktop applications.
... you to create cool looking tiles for non-Modern UI apps (desktop shortcuts). ...
My icon are from this icon pack, but there's no need to go for the ...
Dec 8, 2012 ... After you've located the Desktop application, right click on it or press and ... It will
now be displayed on the Start screen, just like any other Windows 8 app or
Desktop program. ... Don't hesitate to experiment and create your own setup. ...
Remove everything from the start page except the desktop icon/tile.
Nov 10, 2012 ... Modern Tile Maker is a freeware for Windows 8 that allows you to create ... When
you create a shortcut of any folder or software on the start screen, it takes on the
default form. ... All you need to do to customize the looks is: ... and all of a sudden
your Tile Icons display a standard Desktop icon instead of the ...
The default arrangement of icons on the Start screen in the Windows 8 Customer
... When you install a new Windows desktop program, such as Microsoft Office,
the ... To create a new group, drag a single tile to the right until you see a faint
vertical bar ... When you finish customizing groups, click any empty space on the
[Windows 8 Start Screen] How to Pin, Resize, Move, Close or Uninstall App Tiles
? ... Microsoft didn't provide any easy way to rename these tiles. ... of Start Screen
tiles and customize their icons in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. ... [Fix] “
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It also shows various useful tiles such as weather, RSS feed, etc. Microsoft has
replaced old Start Menu with this new Start Screen in Windows 8. ... which you
want to pin to Start Screen and select "Create shortcut" option to create a shortcut
of the file. ... Download Windows 8 Metro UI Inspired Windows XP “Luna” Theme
In RTM, the desktop tiles have changed: the icons are larger, and the label text is
the ... Metro apps in Windows 8 have the full experience of creating live tiles, .... Is
there any way in the new windows 8 / windows phone 8 api to ...