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How to Re-register Start Menu in Windows 10

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Apps, settings, and files can all be found on the Start menu.

If the Start menu is not working, then re-registering the Start menu may help fix it.

This tutorial will show you how to re-register the Start menu for only your account (current user) or all users in Windows 10.

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Re-register Start Menu in Windows 10 OPTION ONE Re-register Start Menu in Windows 10
Re-register Start Menu for Only Current User

1. Open PowerShell.

2. Copy and paste the command below into PowerShell, and press Enter. (see screenshots below)

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

3. When finished, you can close PowerShell if you like.

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Re-register Start Menu in Windows 10 OPTION TWO Re-register Start Menu in Windows 10
Re-register Start Menu for All Users

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You must be signed in as an administrator to be able to do this option.

1. Open an elevated PowerShell.

2. Copy and paste the command below into the elevated PowerShell, and press Enter. (see screenshots below)

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

3. When finished, you can close the elevated PowerShell if you like.

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That's it,
Shawn