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  1.    24 Jan 2015 #1
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10

    Cannot Customize Start Menu


    Hello all,

    I have looked throughout the forums and I cannot seem to find an answer to my problem, or anyone else with the same problem. I just downloaded and installed Windows 10 between last night and this morning. Everything was going great, until now.

    For some reason, I cannot customize the start menu anymore. I was able to do it a couple of hours ago. I cannot move tiles, unpin tiles, or pin anything new on there.

    Any and all help would be appreciated!
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  2.    24 Jan 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Manchester CT
    Posts : 361
    Windows 10 Fast Ring

    I have it even worse. I can no longer click on the start menu button and have anything happen. It just does nothing with a left mouse click. The message abut the known bugs did mention Start menu unregistering (whatever that means).
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  3.    24 Jan 2015 #3
    Join Date : Mar 2014
    Cape Breton Nova Scotia ,Canada
    Posts : 3,549
    insider build 10586.3 win10 pro 64

    gotta start somewhere ,did you shutdown and restart the computer
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  4.    24 Jan 2015 #4
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by caperjack View Post
    gotta start somewhere ,did you shutdown and restart the computer
    You're right on that!
    I did try to shutdown and restart multiple times. That is always my first go-to fix.
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  5.    24 Jan 2015 #5
    Join Date : Mar 2014
    Cape Breton Nova Scotia ,Canada
    Posts : 3,549
    insider build 10586.3 win10 pro 64

    check out this thread all about start .
    https://www.tenforums.com/general-dis...tart-menu.html
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  6.    24 Jan 2015 #6
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    I just went to that post. I did what it said, hoping that maybe in the process of changing the start, it would fix my problem as well. No such luck. I am still stuck with not being able to move or get rid of/add anything in the start menu
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  7.    24 Jan 2015 #7
    Join Date : Mar 2014
    Cape Breton Nova Scotia ,Canada
    Posts : 3,549
    insider build 10586.3 win10 pro 64

    system restore ,maybe ,back to when first installed win10 preview
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  8.    24 Jan 2015 #8
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 83
    Win10

    Did you install the latest update - it cleared up the problem for me?
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  9.    24 Jan 2015 #9
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Manchester CT
    Posts : 361
    Windows 10 Fast Ring

    I tried a lot of stuff, none of it helped. The "going back to resizable Start" let me access the Start button again but none of the apps in the right hand section would run, they would just open and close.
    I tried recovery, did not fix it.

    I had to do a fresh install. That worked.
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  10.    25 Jan 2015 #10
    Join Date : Mar 2014
    Cape Breton Nova Scotia ,Canada
    Posts : 3,549
    insider build 10586.3 win10 pro 64

    oh well ,that what previews are for ,learning
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