1. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10 Home
       10 Jul 2015 #1

    Start Menu Won't Open When Using Chrome Version 43.0.2357.132 m


    Hi All

    I'm running Win 10 Build 10162 and Running Chrome Version 43.0.2357.132 m. When I run Chrome the start menu doesn't open and makes life a living hell. Does anyone have a solution for this issue? I know it's a technical preview and I should be using it on a production machine, but I'm too far down the rabbit hole to turn back.

    Thanks in advance for any help you can provide.
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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    Penns Forrest
    Posts : 3,506
    Win_8.1-Pro, Win_10.1607-Pro, Mint_17.3
       11 Jul 2015 #2

    I'm not sure that Chrome is the culprit, but ...

    Start has had a few opening issues for a few releases.

    The workaround I use is to launch Settings > Personalization > Start ... toggle the switches on or off and test if Start opens. It might take a 2nd toggle on or off.

    This seems to be fixed in 10.0.166
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  3. Joined : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 23,934
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       11 Jul 2015 #3

    phillycodehound said: View Post
    Hi All

    I'm running Win 10 Build 10162 and Running Chrome Version 43.0.2357.132 m. When I run Chrome the start menu doesn't open and makes life a living hell. Does anyone have a solution for this issue? I know it's a technical preview and I should be using it on a production machine, but I'm too far down the rabbit hole to turn back.

    Thanks in advance for any help you can provide.
    I'm using: 43.0.2357.132 m

    And I've not had that issue with either 10162 or 10166. Sorry... no clue as of yet.
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  4. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10 Home
       14 Jul 2015 #4

    I updated to the latest build and it was fixed.
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  5. Joined : Oct 2013
    Penns Forrest
    Posts : 3,506
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       14 Jul 2015 #5

    phillycodehound said: View Post
    I updated to the latest build and it was fixed.
    Glad the latest build solved the issue fro you. Thanks for posting the information.

    One last thing - could you mark your thread as Solved - thanks.

    I'm in the western burbs of Philly - smack between Philly and Lancaster.
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  6. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10 Home
       14 Jul 2015 #6

    Now it's not working again


    Slartybart said: View Post
    Glad the latest build solved the issue fro you. Thanks for posting the information.

    One last thing - could you mark your thread as Solved - thanks.

    I'm in the western burbs of Philly - smack between Philly and Lancaster.
    Apparently it's not working again. :-(
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  7. Joined : Oct 2013
    Penns Forrest
    Posts : 3,506
    Win_8.1-Pro, Win_10.1607-Pro, Mint_17.3
       15 Jul 2015 #7

    Try the toggle I suggest in post #2

    If that gets Start working again, then expect recurrences. I haven't seen the issue on his machine with 10.0.166

    If toggling the switches does NOT help - there might be another workaround ... I'd have to look for it. The MS forum for Windows Insiders is fairly good for finding stuff.

    Threads: Windows Insider Program

    Wikis: Windows Insider Program
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  8. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10 Home
       15 Jul 2015 #8

    What I did was to reset windows 10 and it all works
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  9. Joined : Oct 2013
    Penns Forrest
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       16 Jul 2015 #9

    Glad it got sorted and thanks for posting the resolution that worked on your machine.

    When you get the chance, please mark your thread solved - thanks
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