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  1.    06 May 2016 #1
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 7
    Windows

    Start menu problem "pin and unpin to start"


    Hi guys
    I work on win 10
    pin to start & unpin to start was working normally
    and a few days ago i found that it's not exist anymore
    and when i perform a right click on a free space in start menu there's nothing happens
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  2.    06 May 2016 #2
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 17
    Win 10 pro

    Excuse me but I'm not clear on what you are doing. Are you right clicking an icon or the blank space. For me the icon brings up a menu that includes "run as an administrator," the other does nothing.
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  3.    06 May 2016 #3
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 4,878
    windows 10 Home threshold2

    Eisa,

    Run a system file check to look for corrupt files. It will try to do repair if any found.

    Right click at Start button > click Command Prompt (Admin) > at the flashing prompt, copy/paste this.......
    sfc /scannow

    > press Enter.
    It will take quite sometime.
    When finished, it will give you one of the 3 reports...............(paraphrasing)
    1. No integrity violation.
    2. Found corrupt files and repair successful.
    3. Found corrupt files but unable to repair.

    If the report is #1, your solution lies elsewhere.
    If the report is #2, check if your problems have been resolved.
    If the report is #3, use this method................
    In the same Command Prompt (Admin) windows, copy and paste this command...........

    dism /online /cleanup-image /restorehealth

    > press Enter.
    Again it will take some time.
    When finished, it will give you a report.
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  4.    06 May 2016 #4
    Join Date : Apr 2016
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10.0 Home Build 10240

    This used to happen to me when I deleted the wrong files from AppData/Local/Microsoft and also from AppData/Roaming. But the problem solved itself after some boots. I see the only way is to backup your files and create a new user in windows. BTW Im using 10.0 Home 10240
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  5.    06 May 2016 #5
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Penns Forrest
    Posts : 3,506
    Win_8.1-Pro, Win_10.1607-Pro, Mint_17.3
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  6.    06 May 2016 #6
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 7
    Windows
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by davidhk View Post
    Eisa,

    Run a system file check to look for corrupt files. It will try to do repair if any found.

    Right click at Start button > click Command Prompt (Admin) > at the flashing prompt, copy/paste this.......
    sfc /scannow

    > press Enter.
    It will take quite sometime.
    When finished, it will give you one of the 3 reports...............(paraphrasing)
    1. No integrity violation.
    2. Found corrupt files and repair successful.
    3. Found corrupt files but unable to repair.

    If the report is #1, your solution lies elsewhere.
    If the report is #2, check if your problems have been resolved.
    If the report is #3, use this method................
    In the same Command Prompt (Admin) windows, copy and paste this command...........

    dism /online /cleanup-image /restorehealth

    > press Enter.
    Again it will take some time.
    When finished, it will give you a report.

    1. No integrity violation.

    thanks for ur help
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  7.    06 May 2016 #7
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 7
    Windows
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by synergy1 View Post
    Excuse me but I'm not clear on what you are doing. Are you right clicking an icon or the blank space. For me the icon brings up a menu that includes "run as an administrator," the other does nothing.
    yes i right click on the blank in 1st screenshot
    but in others i click on icons
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  8.    06 May 2016 #8
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 7
    Windows
    Thread Starter

    doesn't work
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  9.    06 May 2016 #9
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 7
    Windows
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by gamer254rb View Post
    This used to happen to me when I deleted the wrong files from AppData/Local/Microsoft and also from AppData/Roaming. But the problem solved itself after some boots. I see the only way is to backup your files and create a new user in windows. BTW Im using 10.0 Home 10240
    I do created new user but it didn't work too
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  10.    06 May 2016 #10
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 4,878
    windows 10 Home threshold2

    Quote Originally Posted by Eisa View Post

    1. No integrity violation.

    thanks for ur help
    Suggestions :

    1. Do a system restore. Pick a date when you did NOT have this problem as your restore point.
    System Restore Windows 10

    2. Run a Repair Install
    Repair Install Windows 10 with an In-place Upgrade

    If you find the tutorial a bit complex, please post back. I can give you a more simplified method.
    But use the forum's tutorial first.
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