ModernMix gives users the capability to run Windows® 8 Modern (Metro) apps in resizable windows on the desktop. This contrasts with the native behavior of Modern apps, which always run full screen on a user’s display regardless the amount of information an app needs to display.
Run modern apps in windows
ModernMix enables you to run multiple Modern apps in individual separate windows on the desktop as well as launch them from the desktop.
Apply custom settings
Modern app window sizes are remembered the next time you launch them.
Pin modern apps to the taskbar
Active Modern apps will also appear on your taskbar where they can be pinned for quick access later. Also create desktop shortcuts for Modern apps.
Bring back the familiar Windows look
Standard Windows 8 title bar is enabled for Modern apps.
Explicitly close Modern apps by clicking its close button.
What’s NEW in ModernMix 1.12
• Performance optimizations and fixes for Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 RTM