Windows 10: Whatsapp on Windows 10 PC - strange problem

Discus and support Whatsapp on Windows 10 PC - strange problem in Windows 10 Software and Apps to solve the problem; I have whatsApp on my desktop which used to work fine, recently after windows 10 update it has stopped working, when I double click icon it rolls... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Software and Apps' started by emadsadek, Oct 21, 2019.

  1. emadsadek Win User

    Whatsapp on Windows 10 PC - strange problem

    I have whatsApp on my desktop which used to work fine, recently after windows 10 update it has stopped working, when I double click icon it rolls around for a second and then nothing.

    I need to add that I have 2 accounts on this PC, on under the company's domain in which whatsApp is not working and the other account outside the domain and in this one whatsApp is still working fine, same app, same shortcut. I find this very strange so please help

    emadsadek, Oct 21, 2019
  2. Ahhzz Win User

    Windows 10 Tweaks

    Pressing “Windows+Pause Break” (it’s up there next to scroll lock) opens the “System” Window.

    Windows 10: In the new version of Windows, Explorer has a section called Quick Access. This includes your frequent folders and recent files. Explorer defaults to opening this page when you open a new window. If you’d rather open the usual This PC, with links to your drives and library folders, follow these steps:

    • Open a new Explorer window.
    • Click View in the ribbon.
    • Click Options.
    • Under General, next to “Open File Explorer to:” choose “This PC.”
    • Click OK

    credit to Lifehacker.
    Ahhzz, Oct 21, 2019
  3. Nordic Win User
    Windows 10 upgrade problem, no input accepted

    I really hate having to come here and ask for help, but I really am stumped. It hurts my geek pride. I have a PC with fairly modern hardware in it. It has a p8p67 pro in it. I have tried upgrading windows 10 on it twice now. Both times I have had the same result.

    After windows finishes upgrading it goes to the log in/set up screen. I can't do anything. No keyboard or mouse input is accepted.

    I will list some, or hopefully all, of the troubleshooting steps I have tried:
    • Move keyboard and mouse to different USB ports.
    • Try different keyboard or mouse.
    • Restart computer, repeatedly.
    • Google for related issues.
    • Update Bios, because why not.
    • Create boot media and revert to windows 7.
    The windows 10 system restore boot media works fine with keyboard and mouse. All USB ports work in windows 7. I don't know what is wrong. I suspect that windows 10 is lacking a driver of some sort, but since the computer accepts no input I have no way of checking for which driver let alone installing it.

    Please help me figure this out. If I have to revert back to windows 7 again, I am not going to get it upgraded to windows 10. Thank you in advanced.
    Nordic, Oct 21, 2019
  4. Whatsapp on Windows 10 PC - strange problem

    problem downloading WhatsApp


    Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community.

    I understand that you are unable to download the WhatsApp application in Windows. We will help you.

    To assist you better, I suggest you to answer the below questions.

    • Are you trying to download the application from Windows store in Windows Phone or PC?
    • Is the issue specific to the WhatsApp application?
    Please post to us with more information to help you better.
    Sachin Venkatesh, Oct 21, 2019

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