Windows 10: No Pin To Start Option

  1.    24 Dec 2015 #1

    No Pin To Start Option


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    No system restore point.

    What happened is that I installed an app and I accidentally clicked "Install" for a chrome plug-in. It removed some shortcuts on my start menu and I was just "Okay. I'll just pin them again." And at this point I already scheduled a chkdsk for c: so I restarted my PC first. But when I came back I found out that Pin to Start is gone. I removed the chrome plugin and the app itself but still, the problem is still there.

    EDIT: Cannot drag from "All apps" list to Start Menu icons area also. It shows a red error circle. And when right clicking a shortcut on the Start Menu, there is no "Unpin from Start"
    Last edited by iamDevlin; 24 Dec 2015 at 08:18.
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  2.    24 Dec 2015 #2

    Anyone?
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  3.    24 Dec 2015 #3

    As much as possible, I want to fix this problem without refreshing my pc.
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  4.    24 Dec 2015 #4

    This is killing me. I guess I'll just refresh my PC. Fml.
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  5. Posts : 9,010
    Windows 10 Professional
       24 Dec 2015 #5

    iamDevlin said: View Post
    Anyone?
    Press and hold Shift while right clicking.
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  6.    24 Dec 2015 #6

    Edwin said: View Post
    Press and hold Shift while right clicking.
    Doesn't work.
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  7.    26 Apr 2016 #7

    hi, did you have any luck fixing this? I'm having the same issue, it's a very frustrating issue, ive been to load of forums and haven't found anything helpful
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  8. Posts : 23,623
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16362
       26 Apr 2016 #8

    Hello,

    You might see if this may be able to restore "Pin to Start".

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...dows-10-a.html
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