Windows 10: Lost everything on W10

  1.    01 Feb 2016 #1

    Lost everything on W10


    I lost Edge, IE11, start menu, power turn off and I guess just about everything on W10. Is there a way I can restart W10 from the beginning. thanks
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       01 Feb 2016 #2

    Is your Start button still there ?

    If yes, does right click at the Start button still work ?
    If yes again.........
    RIGHT click at the Start button > click "Shut down or sign out" > a popup box will appear, Restart is one of the options.
    Press Shift key and hold > click Restart > wait > click Troubleshoot > click Reset this PC > follow the prompts from then on.............
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  3.    01 Feb 2016 #3

    Start button is there and stays lit only. When I put the cursor on it, it goes off
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       01 Feb 2016 #4

    enigma1944 said: View Post
    Start button is there and stays lit only. When I put the cursor on it, it goes off
    I meant right click at the Start button.
    Does it respond to right click ?
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  5.    01 Feb 2016 #5

    no nothing happens
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       01 Feb 2016 #6

    Do a repair install of Windows 10.
    Repair Install Windows 10 with an In-place Upgrade
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  7.    01 Feb 2016 #7

    OK thanks
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  8.    01 Feb 2016 #8

    BACK UP FIRST! Macrium Reflect
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  9.    01 Feb 2016 #9

    davidhk said: View Post
    Do a repair install of Windows 10.
    Repair Install Windows 10 with an In-place Upgrade
    Where can I find instructions on how to do this operation
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       01 Feb 2016 #10

    The words in blue is the link to the tutorial. Click it.
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