Winlaunch allows you to have an app launcher look just like Apple OSX launchpad launcher. It goes well with Windows 8 and windows 7. Visit Sourcefourge link below and download it. http://sourceforge.net/projects/winlaunch/?source=dlp You will then get a compressed file. Use Winrar to un-compress it. You will see 2 folder in the compressed file, extract either 64-bit or 32-bit depending on whether you are on a 64bit or a 32bit system. Click on the installer and follow installation directions. Once you configure it, you can press the hotkey “Shift + Tab” to launch the WinLaunch app in full-screen mode. WinLaunch is free and compatible with for Windows Vista, 7 and Windows 8 (x86 and x64).