New update messes my start menu up

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  1.    12 Jun 2018 #1

    New update messes my start menu up


    I tested to see if my menu works before I installed the new update, and it was working. After restart for the update I checked it again and it's missing. What is up with these updates that keep removing my start menu? This is getting to be a pain and to think I liked windows 10 but I'm beginning to wonder about that.
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  2.    12 Jun 2018 #2

    Please elaborate more on what you mean by "menu" and "start menu" ? A screen shot would be very helpful.
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  3.    13 Jun 2018 #3

    the new update
    - and could you clarify - do you mean the upgrade to 1803, or a subsequent cumulative update?

    In particular, was (the start menu) working immediately after upgrading to build 1803 (assuming you have).

    Please post a screenshot of your Update History (Settings) so we can see your update list.

    Also please state for clarity what it is you're doing, and what isn't happening. (E.g. I left click on the start button and nothing happens).

    Thanks.
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  4.    13 Jun 2018 #4

    There was an update to the 1803.

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       13 Jun 2018 #5

    As long as there is a Restart listed things may not have completely changed or restored. Each Version Upgrade tends to set things back to defaults, once in awhile a Build might do it. I'd do a Restart/Reboot and see what happens.
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  6.    13 Jun 2018 #6

    It looks as if your start menu is working.. is there anything specifically you are concerned about (other than the pending restart)?
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  7.    13 Jun 2018 #7

    dalchina said: View Post
    It looks as if your start menu is working.. is there anything specifically you are concerned about (other than the pending restart)?
    Yes I did the restart and the menu is gone now. Why do I have 3 installed of the same update. It keeps installing, that could be my problem. I was going to uninstall the net framework 4 but it's not listed in add and remove. I went to download and install from website and it says I have that version on my pc but I can't find it. How do I stop that same update from downloading and installing?
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  8.    13 Jun 2018 #8

    Berton said: View Post
    As long as there is a Restart listed things may not have completely changed or restored. Each Version Upgrade tends to set things back to defaults, once in awhile a Build might do it. I'd do a Restart/Reboot and see what happens.
    Yes I did the restart and the menu is gone now. Why do I have 3 installed of the same update. It keeps installing, that could be my problem. I was going to uninstall the net framework 4 but it's not listed in add and remove. I went to download and install from website and it says I have that version on my pc but I can't find it. How do I stop that same update from downloading and installing?
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       13 Jun 2018 #9

    debgram said: View Post
    I was going to uninstall the net framework 4 but it's not listed in add and remove. I went to download and install from website and it says I have that version on my pc but I can't find it.
    In Programs and Features look at "Turn Windows features on or off" for .NET Framework.
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  10.    13 Jun 2018 #10

    So what do I do? I have both those top 2 checked


    Berton said: View Post
    In Programs and Features look at "Turn Windows features on or off" for .NET Framework.
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