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  1.    27 Jan 2016 #1
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    Anyone know how to Restore the Default Windows 10 Start Menu?


    I have decided to go default with some of my Windows 10 settings. So does anyone know how to Restore the Default Windows 10 Start Menu?
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  2.    27 Jan 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Poole Dorset UK
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    Windows 10 x64 Home Version(1709) Build16299.19

    Have you looked in Settings
    System
    Display
    Then scroll down to Default Apps
    Scroll down again
    Until you come to
    Reset to Microsoft default Apps
    Then click
    Reset
    Hopefully that is what you want
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  3.    27 Jan 2016 #3
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    No. I am trying to reset the layout to Default of the Start Menu.
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  4.    27 Jan 2016 #4
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    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1709 Build 16299.19

    On your system the default user will still have a fresh start menu layout and you could create a temporary new user and examine that start menu to see how it looks but I do not have a clever way of resetting your own unless this idea sparks off someone else to suggest one!
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  5.    27 Jan 2016 #5
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    Well, I tried other tutorials but it looks like they don't work anymore. So, I have a fresh install of my sister's PC of the Default Start Menu and copying it on my mom's Desktop PC.
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  6.    27 Jan 2016 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jesse Williams View Post
    Well, I tried other tutorials but it looks like they don't work anymore. So, I have a fresh install of my sister's PC of the Default Start Menu and copying it on my mom's Desktop PC.
    Out of curiosity ... what occurred to mess it up??
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  7.    27 Jan 2016 #7
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    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    Out of curiosity ... what occurred to mess it up??
    The computer or the Start Menu?
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  8.    27 Jan 2016 #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jesse Williams View Post
    The computer or the Start Menu?
    The start menu.. what happed?? Was it working from the beginning??
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  9.    27 Jan 2016 #9
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    Yes, but I rearranged it to my liking. Now, my OCD has kicked in after I saw a Default Windows 10 Start Menu and want it back to Default.
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  10.    27 Jan 2016 #10
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jesse Williams View Post
    Yes, but I rearranged it to my liking. Now, my OCD has kicked in after I saw a Default Windows 10 Start Menu and want it back to Default.
    Can you post an image of what you have now and what you want it to look like. If you simply removed the tiles from the right of the start then all you should have to do is pin them back on there.

    Here's what mine looks like and I just pin or remove the tiles as I want so it suits my needs:

    Click image for larger version. 

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