1.    30 Sep 2016 #1
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Portsmouth Hampshire
    Posts : 1,796
    Windows 10 x86 14383 Insider Pro and Core 10240

    Contact Support App Does it work for anyone?


    All it does is run travelling dots.

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  2.    30 Sep 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
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    Win 10 Pro (1703)

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    Ooh, doesn't that sound so friendly? Hmm, well, now Microsoft doesn't provide linked help and relies on non-MS experts to provide guides to its OS I'm not so optimistic.

    So I tried 'Can't boot to login screen'
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    The first link offered this:
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    'Abandon hope all ye who enter here' comes to mind.
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  3.    30 Sep 2016 #3
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    Thread Starter

    Well, it's good to know It does something for somebody sometimes.
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  4.    30 Sep 2016 #4
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
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    Useful? Really? Support for XP has ended? Mmm, not so sure that's really useful...

    So, you asked if it worked for anyone... I'm using an MS account, and I've tried it as a local user. It seemed slower to start with the latter (more time on ......... ), but worked.

    You could try this from
    Apps - Reinstall and Re-register in Windows 8 and 10 - Windows 10 Forums

    PowerShell -ExecutionPolicy Unrestricted -Command "& {$manifest = (Get-AppxPackage *ContactSupport*).InstallLocation + '\AppxManifest.xml' ; Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $manifest}"
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  5.    30 Sep 2016 #5
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Portsmouth Hampshire
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    Windows 10 x86 14383 Insider Pro and Core 10240
    Thread Starter

    I have a feeling it does not work in Insider installations - that's where my first image came from.

    I can't find reference to "Useful" anywhere in this thread, except in your post, Dalchina, and now in this one!
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