Windows 10: Cortana missing Live Tile and from All Apps section

  1.    27 Feb 2016 #1

    Cortana missing Live Tile and from All Apps section


    I have had this issue for a while and was wondering if anyone knows of a way to restore these. The Cortana Live Tile and Cortana entry in the All Apps section are both missing so I cannot re-add the Live Tile back. Any help on this would be appreciated.
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  2.    01 Mar 2016 #2

    Hi, try Windows key + S. Does Cortana appear and is it functional?

    If not, check Location is on in the Action centre and the geolocation service is running.
    Solved Re-installing Cortana - Windows 10 Forums
    (See post #4)

    To restore the tile and shortcut you may need to do an in-place upgrade repair install (see the Tutorial section where you can find instructions).

    - do not try Powershell commands- the typical ones to repair apps haven't worked since build 10540.
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    Windows 10 Home x64: 1607 Redstone (1) Build 14393.726
       01 Mar 2016 #3

    If you end up doing an in-place upgrade
    You will find the link to it in my signature
    Saves hunting through Tutorials for it
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  4.    01 Mar 2016 #4

    Hunting? search.. CTRL F & type in- finds it easily.
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