In the default configuration, microsoft left a Start Menu generous users. Shortcuts to large icons for last 10 programs used and to the right of Start Menu are several access roads less used by most users. Games, Devices and Printers, Default Programs si Help and Support.
For a user with a display / monitor reduced in size, the Start Menu would unnecessarily occupy large space when opened.
How can add, delete and reduce the number of shortcuts from the Start Menu (Windows 7 & Windows Vista)
If you want to customize Start Menu and leave only the shortcuts that frequently usedYou have to follow some very simple steps.
1. Right-click on taskbar (Bottom bar Windows) And click on Properties in the menu that opens.
2. In box Taskbar and Start Menu Properties click on the tab "Start Menu"And then click"Customize... ".
3. In the box that opens have the option to add, to remove, to shrink icons and reduce the number of shortcuts Recent programs Start Menu.
Or unchecked tick boxes in the items that we want to set the in Start Menu. Unchecking the box next to "Use large icons" will shrink icons in Start Menu programs.
Finally we cllick OK, and open the Start Menu to see the result.
Personalized Start Menu
In the same way you can customize Start Menu and Windows Vista operating systems.
For access to more locations in the PC can use shell commands in the Run box or "Search Programs and Files"Start Menu.