1.    4 Weeks Ago #1
    Join Date : Sep 2017
    Posts : 6
    windows 10 64 bit

    windows 10 fall creators update start menu button


    hi, sorry if this has been asked before, I seem to have a problem at times with the start menu button(left hand corner) does not always work, any help please? thank you,
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  2.    4 Weeks Ago #2
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 4,851
    windows 10 Home threshold2

    Quote Originally Posted by kev777 View Post
    hi, sorry if this has been asked before, I seem to have a problem at times with the start menu button(left hand corner) does not always work, any help please? thank you,
    Right click at the Start button > click Powershell (admin)> press Enter key.
    At the flashing prompt, copy and paste this command line ( to avoid typo it's best to apply Copy/paste method)......

    Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register "$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml"}

    > press Enter.
    When it is done, check if you can use Start button.


    If it does not fix it, run a system file check ( sfc /scannow ) on elevated command prompt. It is to check for corrupt files. It will try to do repair if any found.
    Post back if you are not sure how to.
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  3.    4 Weeks Ago #3
    Join Date : Oct 2017
    Posts : 23
    Win10

    Try to disable "Diagnostic Policy Service" in "Services" panel.
    Or just run this in cmd (as admin):
    Code:
    sc config DPS start= disabled
    And then reboot.
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  4.    4 Weeks Ago #4
    Join Date : Oct 2017
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10

    Hi there, I think I have a very similar problem except my start menu doesn't work at all, and doing the fixes listed there didn't work.
    The Powershell scan keep bring errors about 'failure to deploy' each new files.

    It did the same thing last time I tried to switch to the new build a few months back and I had to rollback.
    But now I have no choice apparently, as the settings menu doesn't exist anymore on my machine, so I can't even go back.
    I really don't want my machine to be bricked and I was hoping you guys could help!
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  5.    4 Weeks Ago #5
    Join Date : Oct 2017
    Posts : 23
    Win10

    Quote Originally Posted by Raikman View Post
    It did the same thing last time I tried to switch to the new build a few months back and I had to rollback.But now I have no choice apparently, as the settings menu doesn't exist anymore on my machine, so I can't even go back.I really don't want my machine to be bricked and I was hoping you guys could help!
    Try to open settings, all of listed methods: 9 Ways to open the Settings app in Windows 10 | Digital Citizen
    If you still have no luck, the last remaining way is restoring system via installation distributive (bootable media / ISO).
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  6.    4 Weeks Ago #6
    Join Date : Sep 2017
    Posts : 6
    windows 10 64 bit
    Thread Starter

    hi, can someone help me understand this ? if I remove my graphics driver the start menu works ok, if I allow it to update it doesn't seem to work? any advise please, thank you,
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  7.    4 Weeks Ago #7
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 10,976
    Win 10 Pro (1703)

    Well, one or two have found the graphics driver provided with the FCU is not compatible with their monitors; I suppose you might have some strange incompatibility- can you try an earlier version of the graphics driver?
    (It sounds as if you have one:
    if I allow it to update
    )

    If so you can keep the older one for now- Tutorial section, search for
    hide

    - That allows you to hide (prevent) a particular update- assuming the update is delivered via Windows update.
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  8.    4 Weeks Ago #8
    Join Date : Sep 2017
    Posts : 6
    windows 10 64 bit
    Thread Starter

    thank you I will do that, keep the driver I have for know , thank you dalchina
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