How to Repair a User Profile?

  1.    10 Jul 2016 #1

    How to Repair a User Profile?

    I've just updated to Windows 10. I'm having problems with some Apps (e.g. Kindle & Get Started) in my main user account but not other accounts. I've run the Store Troubleshooter, Update Troubleshooter and sfc /scannow which runs OK.

    I suspect there is a minor problem with the user profile. Is there a method of troubleshooting / resetting the user profile? I know I could just create a new account and copy all the files over.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  2.    10 Jul 2016 #2

    The best way is to do a Wds clean install ..:
    Clean Install Windows 10 Directly without having to Upgrade First
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  3.    10 Jul 2016 #3

    I would rather fix this simple problem than doing a full clean install.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


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