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  1.    16 Feb 2015 #1
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    Start button not working, build 9926


    Start button not working is a known problem and is supposed to be fixed by KB3034229. That update does not show in Windows Update. I also tried a direct download from

    Code:
    http://download.windowsupdate.com/d/msdownload/update/software/crup/2015/01/windows10.0-kb3034229-x64_6049edde0e31b6270f5dab1449d58dc4a92b68ed.msu
    But I get "not applicable" when I try to install it.

    I also tried the registry fix adding DWORD vakue of EnableXamlStartMenu to

    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced

    which seemed to work until I rebooted then it stopped. Now nothing I do makes the Start button work.
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  2.    16 Feb 2015 #2
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    Change value of EnableXamlStartMenu from 1 to 0, rebooted and Start button works again. I had previously changed it from 0 to 1 as it wasn't working so I don't think this is a permanent fix. Need to find out how to install KB3034229 for a perm fix. Any ideas?
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  3.    16 Feb 2015 #3
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    Maybe the next build will fix it. It's supposed to be available some time the last week of Feb.
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  4.    18 Feb 2015 #4
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    Hope so.

    Start button is still working so far.
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  5.    18 Feb 2015 #5
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    MS just released some updates today that may help.
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  6.    19 Feb 2015 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by Winuser View Post
    MS just released some updates today that may help.
    The current/recent updates were to get systems ready for the next build and I doubt they had any patches included in them.

    Jeff
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  7.    19 Feb 2015 #7
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    Do you have a link? I'd like to know what was included in the updates. When I looked I couldn't find any info on the recent updates.
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  8.    19 Feb 2015 #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by Winuser View Post
    Do you have a link? I'd like to know what was included in the updates. When I looked I couldn't find any info on the recent updates.
    I don't but by now you should be able to Google on the KB's and see if there is any information from MS on the updates.

    Jeff
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  9.    19 Feb 2015 #9
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    When I tried yesterday I couldn't find anything.
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  10.    19 Feb 2015 #10
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    Quote Originally Posted by Winuser View Post
    When I tried yesterday I couldn't find anything.
    Here are the details for one of them: KB3038930
    https://support.microsoft.com/kb/3038930

    And: Windows 10 build 9926 gets KB3040021 and KB3038930 in preparation for the next build
    https://support.microsoft.com/kb/3040021

    HTH
    Jeff
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