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Windows 10 Fix Start Menu

This is a fix for when you click on the start menu and nothing happens

  1. First login as another user since too many files will be open to fix the currently active user
  2. Goto explorer and enable viewing of hidden files and protected operating files
  3. then go to your profile directory/folder %USERPROFILE% or C:\Users\<Useranme>
  4. enter .\AppData
  5. delete the Microsoft directory from Roaming, Local, and LocalLow
  6. now copy a copy of C:\Users\<Useranme>\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft from a newly created user
  7. finally, make sure that the user in question has access to everything under C:\Users\<Useranme>\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft
windows/win10fixstartmenu.txt · Last modified: 2017/11/10 10:51 by tschulz