How to save Windows 10 Tile Start menu layout?

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  1. Ultra Male

    Ultra Male MDL Expert

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    I have setup my start menu tiles and organized them to my liking, is there a way to save this now in case I format so I can restore it back?
     
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  2. victorios

    victorios MDL Member

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    Sorry no you can't because Microsoft doesn't synchronize start menu with windows 10.
     
  3. abbodi1406

    abbodi1406 MDL KB0000001

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    PowerShell:
    Code:
    Export-StartLayout
    
    Import-StartLayout
     
  4. Ultra Male

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  6. Ultra Male

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    symb MDL Junior Member

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    I think Import-StartLayout is applicable only in a mounted Windows Image and not for online Windows installation...

    Haven't tested it though...
     
  8. abbodi1406

    abbodi1406 MDL KB0000001

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    Of course the import for offline only
    BTW, Win10 no longer have start layout as .bin file, export will always generate .xml