Windows 10: Critical Error - Your Start Menu Isn't Working

Discus and support Critical Error - Your Start Menu Isn't Working in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; Hello I am just setting up a new PC for a user. I have added to domain but when I click on start I get "Critical Error - Your Start Menu Isn't... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by Liz Lister, Aug 6, 2019.

  1. Critical Error - Your Start Menu Isn't Working


    Hello


    I am just setting up a new PC for a user. I have added to domain but when I click on start I get "Critical Error - Your Start Menu Isn't Working. We'll try to fix it the next time you log in"


    I have researched this and tried many fixes such as booting in safe mode to name but a few but it hasn't resolved the problem. It does say that when booted in safe mode you should then be able to use the start menu. It doesn't on this one.


    Any help greatly appreciated.


    Many thanks

    Liz

    :)
     
    Liz Lister, Aug 6, 2019
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  2. How to fix Critical Error - Your Start menu isn"t working.

    Hi Barrett,

    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    As per your query, you get critical Error with Start menu not working on your system and we are glad to assist you to fix the issue.

    This issue may occur due to corrupted Windows system files or due to any third party antivirus software installed on your system.

    I suggest you to refer the following response created by Ravinath P on “Critical Error – Start menu and Cortana aren’t working. We’ll try to fix it the next time you sign in.”

    “Critical Error – Start menu and Cortana aren’t working. We’ll try to fix it the next time you sign in.”

    Disclaimer: Antivirus software can help protect the computer against viruses and other security threats. In most cases, you should not disable the antivirus software. If you do have to temporarily disable it to install other software, you should re-enable it
    as soon as you're done. If you are connected to the Internet or a network during the time the antivirus software is disabled, your computer is vulnerable to attacks.

    As Microsoft Edge browser is not working. I suggest you to create a new user account profile and check, if it works.



    Create a local user account in Windows 10:

    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10/create-a-local-user-account-in-windows-10



    Hope it helps. Reply with the result and I'll be happy to help you further.



    Thank you.
     
    AntonyJose, Aug 6, 2019
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  3. Windows 10 start menu not working critical error

    My Windows 10 start menu is not working. Critical error warning appears then it logs me out and resorts my PC. I have deleted my Dropbox.what other steps can I Take to get t it working again please
     
    DaveMorrell1, Aug 6, 2019
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  4. Critical Error - Your Start Menu Isn't Working

    Critical Error message that the Start menu isn't working

    Hi Patti,

    Welcome to Microsoft Community.

    I understand your concerned. Let me help you to fix the issue.

    To understand the issue better, please provide us more information.


    • What is the complete error message do you received?
    • When exactly do you get this error message?
    Let’s try simple troubleshooting steps and check if this helps in resolving the issue. I would suggest you to go to the below link and try the steps provided by Ravinath P

    “Critical Error – Start menu and Cortana aren’t working. We’ll try to fix it the next time you sign in.”

    “Critical Error – Start menu and Cortana aren’t working. We’ll try to fix it the next time you sign in.”

    If the issue still persist, you can also visit the below link and try the steps.

    Troubleshoot problems opening the Start menu or Cortana

    Hope this helps. Please let us know the status.
     
    Billion Debbarma, Aug 6, 2019
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