Windows 10: Missing Windows Icons on Start Menu

Discus and support Missing Windows Icons on Start Menu in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; For the past couple of months I've had this error and I've tried resetting the apps that were effected. I did the explorer reset and also deleted all... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by ORamirez2050, Mar 15, 2019.

  1. Missing Windows Icons on Start Menu


    For the past couple of months I've had this error and I've tried resetting the apps that were effected. I did the explorer reset and also deleted all of app local data for the icons.


    I have a Surfacebook two and I'm guessing this is one of the bugs from updating from one of the creators updates.


    Just wondering if there is a way to fix this. Sorry if it has been answered else where but I don't know how to exactly word this for a search.



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    :)
     
    ORamirez2050, Mar 15, 2019
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  2. Rose Cal Win User

    missing icons in start menu

    Hi Wickiwizard,

    It is possible that the icon of your apps in Start menu is missing due to a corrupted system files. To provide you the accurate resolution, kindly answer the following questions:

    • Have you made any recent changes prior to this issue?
    • Does this happen only with icons in Start menu?
    • What troubleshooting steps you've done so far?

    Meanwhile, we suggest that you perform the steps in this
    article
    on how to troubleshoot problems with Start menu or Cortana.

    If the issue still persists, we recommend that you follow the suggestion shared by
    Meliton Dec on this thread.
    The given troubleshooting steps will help repair or reset not only missing apps but also lost icon.

    Keep us posted if you need additional help.
     
    Rose Cal, Mar 15, 2019
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  3. Windows 10 start menu missing icon

    I followed all your troubleshooting steps and the icons are still missing. All of the missing icons in the start menu are all windows store apps. If you have any further suggestions on what to try, please let me know. Thanks.
     
    William Kochevar, Mar 15, 2019
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  4. Missing Windows Icons on Start Menu

    Start Menu icons are missing

    Hi Janes,

    Thanks for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    We understand the inconvenience caused and we will try our best to resolve the issue.

    To assist you better, please provide few details.


    • Which all Icons are missing on the Start menu?

    • Are you able to find the Icons, when you click on
      All apps
      in the start menu?

    • What is the make and model of your computer?
    As an initial recommendation, I suggest you to search for the Icons in the search bar, if the icon appears in the search list then
    right click on the icon and select Pin to Start and check if the icons appears in the start menu.

    If the issue persists, Perform System File Checker (sfc) scan and check if it helps.

    System File Checker is a utility in Windows that allows users to scan for corruptions in Windows system files and restore corrupted files.

    To perform SFC Scan, refer to the below link:

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/929833

    Note: Steps mentioned for Windows 8/8.1, will work fine with Windows 10.

    Hope it helps, reply to us with the status of your issue. We will be happy to assist you.
     
    Santosh_Rai, Mar 15, 2019
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