Search text doesn't appear


  1. Posts : 5
    Windows 10 x64
       #1

    Search text doesn't appear


    This is a rather strange problem, the search text when searching from the start menu isn't appearing. I can still highlight it though. Any ideas?

    Edit: Also just realized the buttons to the left aren't visible either.


    https://gyazo.com/aab62679e4c844ccd38eb4c373eaabfd
      My Computer


  2. Posts : 35,560
    Win 10 Pro (21H2) (2nd PC is 21H2)
       #2

    Hi, assuming you haven't relevant system restore points (system restore is off by default in Win 10- which has surprised people) or disk images to restore (everyone using Windows really needs to use disk imaging as Win 10 in particular seems fragile) then:

    I suggest an in-place upgrade repair install
    Repair Install Windows 10 with an In-place Upgrade - Windows 10 Forums
    which will allow you to keep everything bar a few settings, and it will disable system restore again.

    Hopefully this will resolve the problem, albeit using a sledgehammer approach.

    The Powershell commands often recommended to reinstall apps seem to break several currently, so pending news that now works, I would advise against using them.
      My Computers


  3. Posts : 5,184
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 21H2
       #3

    This looks like a text colour issue where the text and background are the same colour. I wonder if simply changing to a new colour scheme or theme will sort the problem out?
      My Computers


 

  Related Discussions
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 21:13.
Find Us




Windows 10 Forums