Yes that is exactly it, but how does one recover from such a situation?
Originally Posted by bro67
The process that triggered all of this is this one
I do not use calendar, so why would this universal App cause MS Edge to stop, and then finally, lead to the loss of the start menu and access to other universal Apps when logged on to my MS account?
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A problem caused this program to stop interacting with Windows.
Faulting Application Path: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_17.6868.40731.0_x64__8wekyb3d8bbwe\HxCalendarAppImm.exe
Problem Event Name: MoAppHang
Package Full Name: microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_17.6868.40731.0_x64__8wekyb3d8bbwe
Application Name: praid:microsoft.windowslive.calendar
Application Version: 16.0.6868.4073
Application Timestamp: 57215315
Hang Signature: 621c
Hang Type: 4194304
OS Version: 10.0.10518.104.22.168.256.48
Locale ID: 1033
Additional Hang Signature 1: 621c4280da41b1c759c58af079071837
Additional Hang Signature 2: 0c6e
Additional Hang Signature 3: 0c6e4d248bbe26da729e1177a0fb0d05
Additional Hang Signature 4: 621c
Additional Hang Signature 5: 621c4280da41b1c759c58af079071837
Additional Hang Signature 6: 0c6e
Additional Hang Signature 7: 0c6e4d248bbe26da729e1177a0fb0d05
Extra information about the problem
Bucket ID: d45107da2f266fbea8d7843ccaee2106 (133327316821)
It would seem the answer is to clear out my MS account some how and start afresh but how?
Further to this issue, which may explain why the first thing that went wrong was access to MS Edge. the following folder is completely missing from the user data for my MS Account log in
The highlighted (bold) folders are completely missing from my profile data.
Compared with the local test account I created.