Window 10 Start Menu Customization
I made a VisualElementsManifest.xml for a Notepad++ start menu tile.
It’s not great, but maybe something like this can be incorporated into a future release.
To use, extract to your Notepad++ folder.
However, the tile is not refreshed until the shortcut is changed.
(ls “C:\Path\to\Notepad++.lnk”).lastwritetime = get-date
Use whatever the correct path for your system is, mine is :