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  1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 17
    Windows 10 Home
       20 Aug 2015 #1

    Right click start button - some links do not work


    Hi Guys,

    Another issue I see (on a different Win10 machine) is when i right click the start menu the links that are pointed out in red do not work. all other links work fine. It seems the shortcuts are broken but i looked in the user folders and they are all there. clicking the links in the users folder opens the screens but using the shortcut doesn't seem to work. it's very odd.

    This is a Win10 Pro machine.

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  2. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 17
    Windows 10 Home
       21 Aug 2015 #2

    Is this a common issue or something, that can be fixed? Any help would be great!
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 17
    Windows 10 Home
       27 Aug 2015 #3

    Bumping.. Have I stumped everyone?
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  4. Joined : Jul 2015
    Rockport, Tx.
    Posts : 14
    win 10
       08 Oct 2015 #4

    start menu button right click


    acrusco said: View Post
    Hi Guys,

    Another issue I see (on a different Win10 machine) is when i right click the start menu the links that are pointed out in red do not work. all other links work fine. It seems the shortcuts are broken but i looked in the user folders and they are all there. clicking the links in the users folder opens the screens but using the shortcut doesn't seem to work. it's very odd.

    This is a Win10 Pro machine.

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    I have the same problem!
    Have you solved this issue?
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 17
    Windows 10 Home
       08 Oct 2015 #5

    Nope still have the issue! i don't get it! but i'm glad i'm not the only one.
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  6. Joined : Jul 2015
    Rockport, Tx.
    Posts : 14
    win 10
       08 Oct 2015 #6

    acrusco said: View Post
    Nope still have the issue! i don't get it! but i'm glad i'm not the only one.
    My winx folder appears to be fine, and the links work using the start menu. I also created another account and that account had the same issue.
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  7. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 17
    Windows 10 Home
       08 Oct 2015 #7

    same with me!
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  8. Joined : Jul 2015
    Rockport, Tx.
    Posts : 14
    win 10
       10 Oct 2015 #8

    start button menu


    And, I booted into safe mode and the result was the same!
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  9. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 181
    Windows 10
       10 Oct 2015 #9

    All those links in the menu have always worked for me.

    I just tested them again now, and they still work.

    Sorry, but I can't help you.
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  10. Joined : Aug 2014
    Forever West
    Posts : 2,559
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, Win7 Home, Linux Mint
       10 Oct 2015 #10

    I'm on Win10 Pro Build 10240 RTM and those mentioned links work fine for me. It's a Custom-build computer Upgraded from Win8.1. I just checked my Dell Inspiron 580 Desktop with Win10 Home Upgraded from Win7 w/SP1 and they work fine on it.
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