1.    14 Jul 2017 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2017
    Posts : 2
    Win 10 :(

    I'm still seeing start menu ads dispite turning them off

    Good day all.
    I hate in app ads. If it were up to me I'd never buy another Microsoft product ever. Unfortunately my brand new laptop came with windows 10 and I'm still seeing start menu ads despite having disabled the "Occasionally show suggestions in Start" toggle.
    I would appreciate any help to get rid of them.
    Best regards.
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  2.    14 Jul 2017 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,217
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040

    Hello BreadedChicken, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    The Occasionally show suggestions in Start setting is only for the Suggested apps shown in the All Apps list in the Start menu instead.

    Turn On or Off App Suggestions on Start in Windows 10 Windows 10 Customization Tutorials

    You can also turn off automatic installation of suggested apps to completely stop them. Be sure to also read the blue note box at the top of the tutorial below for more info.

    Turn Off Automatic Installation of Suggested Apps in Windows 10 Windows 10 Apps Features Tutorials
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  3.    14 Jul 2017 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2017
    Posts : 2
    Win 10 :(
    Thread Starter

    Thank you so vey much.
    Maybe it shouldn't have bothered me that much (first world problems, right?), but it did make me sick to my stomach every time I opened my start menu.
    I really appreciate your help.
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  4.    14 Jul 2017 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,217
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040

    You're most welcome.
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