Classic Shell Download for Windows 11 PC 64 Bit. FREE

Classic Shell for Windows 11

Classic Shell

by Ivo Beltchev - Freeware

Classic Shell 64 bit Download [Free]

Download Classic Shell for Windows 11 64 bit. Install Classic Shell latest (2023) full setup on your PC and laptop from (100% Safe).

Improves your productivity, enhances the usability of Windows and empowers you to use the computer the way you like it.

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Classic Shell is a Desktop and User Interface software. Improves your productivity, enhances the usability of Windows and empowers you to use the computer the way you like it.

Download Classic Shell latest version 2023 free for Windows 11 and 10. Official direct download (64 bit).

How to Download and Install for Windows 11?

  1. Click on the GREEN Download button above
  2. Choose your favorable download option. Usually go for the first download link
  3. Save Classic Shell installer to your local drive
  4. Double Click on the installer to start the installation
  5. Accept Classic Shell end user agreement license
  6. Follow intructions till you finish
  7. Have Fun

Technical Details

8.6 / 10
Desktop and User Interface
Windows 11 64 Bit
6.85 Mb

How to install the latest version of Classic Shell:

  1. Download Classic Shell setup file from the above download button
  2. Double click on the downloaded setup file
  3. A smart screen will appear asking for confirmation to install the software, Click "Yes"
  4. Finally, follow the installation instructions provided by the setup file

How to uninstall - remove - Classic Shell from Windows 11?

  1. Open Windows Start Menu, then open Settings
  2. From Settings >> Open Apps section
  3. All installed apps appear, then navigate to the desired app and click Uninstall
  4. Confirm, and you are done

Quick Review

Need to bring Windows 11 look back to previous Windows user interface? Classic Shell is here to do this job.

Classic Shell is a solid lightweight app to help you bring back old Windows look and productivity. It improves your productivity, enhances the usability of Windows and empowers you to use the computer the way you like it.

It has a customizable start menu, adds a toolbar and a status bar for Windows Explorer. There are 3 major components:

  • Classic Start Menu
  • Classic Explorer
  • Classic IE

Advantages of Classic Shell

  • Highly customizable start menu with multiple styles and skins
  • Quick access to recent, frequently-used, or pinned programs
  • Find programs, settings, files and documents
  • Start button for Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10
  • Toolbar and status bar for Windows Explorer
  • Caption and status bar for Internet Explorer

How to uninstall Classic Shell?

As mentioned by the developers, the following is the proper and best way to uninstall Classic Shell:

  • Stop the start menu if it is installed (right-click on the start button and select “Exit”)
  • Open a new Windows Explorer window
  • Make sure the toolbar is hidden (if you uninstall while the toolbar is visible, the menu bar in Explorer will get stuck in the visible state and you won’t be able to hide it)
  • Close all Windows Explorer windows
  • Open Control Panel -> Programs and Features and double-click on Classic Shell. Then follow the instructions. You may have to restart Windows to complete the process.
  • If you installed any additional skins for the start menu you will have to delete them manually


Classic Shell for Windows 11 is developed and updated by Ivo Beltchev. All registered trademarks, product names and company names or logos are the property of their respective owners.