Windows 10: Start button has stopped working

  1.    22 Oct 2015 #1

    Start button has stopped working


    Hey guys wondering if some of you can help me out. The start button on windows 10 has stopped working for me. It came right after I installed a new graphics card though in the days before I had noticed strange stuff like when I searched for an app and clicked on its icon within the start menu nothing would happen. File explorer, settings etc stills works but are very slow.

    Found a number of people posting about this issue and some possible solutions online but so far all the solutions I have found have not helped.

    Cheers

    Matt
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  2. Posts : 3
    Dual Boot 10 Pro v1607 10 Pro rs2 build 14971
       22 Oct 2015 #2

    Welcome to ten forums. You might try running the SFC command. This is from the tutorial section. SFC Command - Run in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums .
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  3.    22 Oct 2015 #3

    Try this workaround for problems where apps are not starting or are stuck:

    1. Open an Elevated Powershell prompt by pressing the Windows Key, typing Powershell, then pressing Ctrl+Shift+Enter
    2. Paste the following command into Powershell and execute it:
      Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register "$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml"}
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