About the Start Screen and Menu
You can add shortcuts to apps, the desktop, and websites that you use the most.
Select a tile to start an app and personalize the Start screen by adding and rearranging tiles.
Search for apps and files, share content, play content on other devices or print, and set up your VAIO computer.
To open the Start screen
Touch operation (Touch screen equipped models)
Open the charms, then tap theStart charm. (See Opening the Charms to open the charms.)
Mouse/Touch pad operation
Open the charms, then click theStart charm. (See Opening the Charms to open the charms.)
Press the(Windows) key.