Windows 10: Force Context Menu Appearing

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  1.    05 Jun 2016 #1

    Force Context Menu Appearing


    Hello!

    I have this bug on my windows:

    When I Right+Click on the start orb to open the win+x menu, sometimes the context menu appears at the top, just like the image above.

    Is there anyway to force the context menu appearing at exact position?

    Thanks
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       05 Jun 2016 #2

    Speculation only :
    Are you using the "recommended" resolution ?

    Start button > System > left side, Display > right side, at the bottom, Advanced display settings > Resolution.
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  3.    05 Jun 2016 #3

    yea ofc, as I said sometimes work well, sometimes doesn't
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       05 Jun 2016 #4

    Suggestions only :

    1. Graphic card up to date ? Go to your computer manufacturer, see if you grapgic card driver needs updating.

    2. 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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  5.    05 Jun 2016 #5

    Thanks for answer but is not that, it seems only happens with the old start menu instead of the windows 10 default. Seems to be a bug of the application.

    Still, force the context menu to appear in a fix position can be a temporary workaround, anyway to do it?
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       05 Jun 2016 #6

    You lost me.

    What "old start menu " ?
    What " Windows 10 default " ?

    I looked at your screenshot several times. I don't get what you meant.
    Sorry.
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  7.    05 Jun 2016 #7

    I mean, I'm using this software StartIsBack: real start menu for Windows 8 and Windows 10

    That context menu is the one you make appear with right click the start button or win+x, the normal is the context menu appear near the mouse but sometimes is bugged and appear like the screenshot
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       05 Jun 2016 #8

    Thank you.
    I don't use 3rd party Start Menu program anymore. Used Start10 once. Never StartIsBack.

    Sorry, can't help you.
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  9.    05 Jun 2016 #9

    Thanks for try!

    Still the question is open! Any registry tweak or something that force context menu in a fixed area
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       05 Jun 2016 #10

    alesyt0h said: View Post
    Thanks for try!

    Still the question is open! Any registry tweak or something that force context menu in a fixed area
    I have no knowledge of that.

    Just for the heck of it.
    Try uninstall StartIsBack > then reinstall.
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