ExplorerPatcher 22000 795 48 1 with bug fixes 2
ExplorerPatcher 22000 795 48 1 with bug fixes

ExplorerPatcher can be used to restore the Windows 10 taskbar and start menu display on Windows 11. It is a small tool for choosing between the Windows 11 or Windows 10 taskbar and making various adjustments.

Feature Summary

  • Choose between Windows 11 or Windows 10 taskbar (with labels support, small icons and lots of customization).
  • Disable Windows 11 context menu and command bar in File Explorer and more.
  • Open Start to All apps by default, choose number of frequent apps to show, display on active monitor and more.
  • Choose between the Windows 11, Windows 10 and Windows NT Alt-Tab window switcher with customization.
  • Lots of quality of life improvements for the shell, like:
    • Skin tray menus to match Windows-style, make them behave like flyouts, and center them relative to the icon.
    • Choose action when left and/or right-clicking the network icon.
    • Revert to the Windows 7 search box in File Explorer, or disable Windows Search altogether.
    • Disable immersive menus and use mitigations that help you run the real classic theme without glitches.
    • Learn more about all the functionality offered by this program starting with this article in the wiki, here.

Some features may not be available on Windows 10.

Changelog for ExplorerPatcher 22000.795.48.1

  • Weather: Fixed a bug that could hang the widget and lead to an infinite loop with the program using an entire CPU core when the computer resumed from sleep or hibernation.
  • Weather: Fixed a bug that had the widget display the error page when the computer lost network connectivity; instead, now the widget continues to display the cached data from the previous refresh (if any).

Changelog for ExplorerPatcher 22000.795.48.2

  • Weather: Fixed a bug that could hang explorer and the weather widget host process under certain circumstances, for example, when explorer restarted.

Note: Please make sure you are connected to the Internet while installing, the application might need to perform one-time downloads for several resources in order to enable full functionality.

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