Windows 10: Start Button Unresponsive

  1.    18 Jul 2016 #1

    Start Button Unresponsive

    My start button and Windows key frequently become unresponsive. The only thing I can do is sign out and sign back in or restart manually. This happens at least once a day, and I'm getting really tired of it. It seems to have started after the last version of Windows 10 was installed. How can I fix this?
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    Microsoft Windows 10 Home
       18 Jul 2016 #2

    There is a troubleshooter tool, check that one.
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  3.    18 Jul 2016 #3

    I ran the troubleshooter, but it couldn't find the problem.
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    Microsoft Windows 10 Home
       18 Jul 2016 #4

    In that case, please consider the next two options of the page as well.
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  5.    18 Jul 2016 #5

    What other two options? Where?
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    Microsoft Windows 10 Home
       19 Jul 2016 #6

    dustnik said: View Post
    What other two options? Where?
    Here, as mentioned in post #2 earlier:

    These two options:

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  7.    19 Jul 2016 #7

    You mean reset my PC as in return it to factory settings? If so, that seems a little drastic, don't you think. And I don't see why a new administrator account would fix the problem of an unresponsive start button. The problem lies in Windows 10 itself, and there needs to be an update to address this bug.

    When this happens while I'm viewing a website, everything on the screen freezes and I have to close it up and sign out and sign back in. Very frustrating! It just happened a minute ago.
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    Microsoft Windows 10 Home
       19 Jul 2016 #8

    I can neither address a bug nor fix it, mate. I just can say what we can do to get rid of the issue within the prevailing situation.
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  9.    19 Jul 2016 #9

    Thanks anyway for trying.
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