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Press the Start screen’s All apps button.

Right-click a blank portion of the Start screen (or press the Windows key + Z) and then choose the All Apps button along the screen’s bottom. On a touchscreen, slide your finger upward from the screen’s bottom edge and then tap the All Apps icon.

No matter which route you take, the Start screen alphabetically lists all your installed apps and programs.

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