This may rarely happen but this was happen to my PC once. In Windows 10 the Start Menu was suddenly stop to work! disappear, vanish from it place.
If you are a Windows 10 user and have the same problem as Iam, and landing here in my blog. You are in the right place! because in this post I will tips about how to fix missing start menu in Windows 10, in ‘simple & easy way’ of course.
When it’s happen to my PC actually I’ve try System restore point, and yeah it can not solve this issue, windows Recovery also can’t make your lovely start menu back to its place. While.. you know I don’t want to re-installing Windows and all the lovely softwares from the beginning again. Ha ha ha! yeah! You know how it feels.. starting everything from the beginning.. it sucks! 😅
And after doing some research looking for most working methods to fix fix missing Start Menu in Windows 10, finally I found one. The efficient one.
What is actually caused the Windows start menu vanish from it place?
And the answer that I know: it can be happen after windows update, it also could be caused by third party software. Or maybe it could be caused by your Cat who pressing your keyboard randomly and accidentally deactivate the Start Menu! who knows? 🤗 🙀
Okay! you don’t have to confused about what caused this right now, because in this post we jus focus on how to fix it.
So this is how you can fix missing start menus in Windows 10.
Fix Missing Start Menu in Windows 10 using Power shell
We gonna working with Windows PowerShell this time. If you never messing around with Windows power shell then this time you’ll do!
To open windows power shell simply open Task Manager by press Ctrl > Alt > Delete on your keyboard or just right click on Windows Taskbar and choose ‘Task manager’ see picture below.
Then click or tap ‘File’ in top-left menus in Windows Task manager, and choose ‘Run new task‘. see picture below 👇🏼
A ‘mini’ window will pop up. Write down “powershell” (without quote) into the text box. Important! don’t forget to Check-mark the box ✅ ‘Create this task with administrative privileges.’ see picture below 👇🏼
Click OK to execute the command!
A ‘big’ blue window will reveal! this is ‘Windows PowerShell.’ see picture below👇🏼
Write manually or you can simply copy and paste this code below into Windows PowerShell command.
Hit the ‘Enter’ button on your keyboard to execute the command! wait for a while and let the Windows PowerShel finish the work for ya.
Close Windows PowerShell when finish. You can now check for the Start menu working or not this time. If still won’t work, try to restart your computer and check again.
Your Start menu now should work again like a normal if you do this correctly.
Just closing words
This post is you can say my journal for any issue related Computers OS, in this case is Windows 10.
If Microsoft said that Windows 10 is the best Windows ever! Honestly I agree with that statement. Even tho sometime “little problem” happen, you know. But! there is always a way to fix it! right?. So.. I hope this post can help you out to fix missing Start Menu in Windows 10.
Alright.. don’t forget to leave Your comment below! ..or maybe if you have a better method, please let me know and always feel free to sharing your knowledge right here 🙂
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