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Fix Windows 10 Start Menu problem with Microsoft’s new Start Menu Troubleshooting tool

Start menu is a welcome back Feature on windows 10 which is a combination of windows 7 start menu and windows 8 apps menu. This is now the main way to get things done in this new windows 10. With day to day updates windows 10 Start menu also receive new features and improvements. But Some times users notice After install windows updates windows 10 Start menu that refuses to open when clicked, or that frequently disappears from your desktop. Microsoft has worked hardly on Start Menu issues and they have now released a dedicated Start menu Troubleshooting Tool. Which will help you to found and fix Windows 10 Start Menu problem.

Microsoft specially Designed this Start Menu troubleshooter to fix Windows 10 Start Menu problem that you experience Devices running Windows 10 operating system.

Fix windows 10 start menu problem using Troubleshooting tool

The troubleshooter is a diagnostic cabinet file. You can visit Microsoft’s support site and Download the tool. Or simply Bellow Download Troubleshooting Tool this link will take you directly to the download.

Download Windows 10 Start Menu Troubleshooting Tool

Run Start Menu Troubleshooting Tool

First Download the Troubleshooting Tool From Given Link and open the Download folder location. Here Right click on startmenu.diagcab and select Run As Administrator. if UAC prompts click on allow access yes. This will start the Troubleshooting Tool. On The first screen displays basic information about it.

windows 10 start menu troubleshooting tool
windows 10 start menu troubleshooting tool

Click on Advanced and make sure Apply Repairs Automatically check box is selected. Now click on next to Start Troubleshooting.

Windows 10 start menu troubleshooting
Windows 10 start menu troubleshooting

During Troubleshooting The tool scans for the following issues And Fix Them.

Required applications are not installed correctly: Indicates the app which needs your attention to re-register or reinstall.
Permission issues with registry keys: Checks the registry keys for current user and correct its permission if required.
Tile database is corrupt
Application manifest data is corrupt

Now after complete the Troubleshooting this tool will display the Troubleshooting Results whether they scanned and fixed.

start menu troubleshooter fix results
start menu troubleshooter fix results

This Troubleshooter is limited to detecting and resolving four Windows 10 start menu problems currently. That means it won’t provide you with a solution if the issue you are experiencing.

Fixing serious issues

If Start menu found any suspect serious damage to the system and not fixed itself. You can Run sfc /scannow on an elevated command prompt to Repair Corrupted System files.

Tap on the Windows-key, type cmd.exe, hold down Ctrl and Shift and run Command Prompt from the search results. This opens an elevated command prompt. Here Type sfc /scannow and wait until the scan completes. During the scanning process, Sfc utility checks core windows system files. To make sure they are not corrupt or modified, and replaces them if they are. Restart windows To complete the process.

Hope This Start menu troubleshooter can help you to fix All windows 10 start menu problem permanently. Also, Check More Troubleshooting steps to Fix Windows 10 Start menu won’t open or stopped working.

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