I changed my WIndows 8 start screen to work as Windows 7 and dont like it. How can restore the original 8 start screen back?

I had Geek Squad change my WIndows 8 start screen to function as the WIndows 7 format but I don't like it with the whole app system.  How can I restore the 8 start screen?
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Hi Lee,

 

Thank you for contacting Microsoft Community forums and giving us an opportunity to help you. As per your issue description I understand that you have changed Windows 8 start screen to work as Windows 7 and you want to restore the original 8 start screen back.

 

I suggest you to perform a system restore.

 

Refer to the link to perform system restore.

 

How to restore, refresh, or reset your PC.

 

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-IN/windows-8/restore-refresh-reset-pc

 

Disclaimer:

 

When you use System Restore to restore the computer to a previous state, programs and updates that you installed are removed.

 

If you have issues, I suggest you to contact Geek Squad to change it back to windows 8 start screen.

 

For assistance with issues related to Windows feel free to post on Microsoft Community Forums we will be happy to help you

 

Thank you.

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