Windows 10: Windows 11 Start Menu does not open

Discus and support Windows 11 Start Menu does not open in Windows 10 Software and Apps to solve the problem; I have tried almost everything to fix this issue. The Windows key works, but the start menu won't open. I also tried using the CTRL + ESC... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Software and Apps' started by m4tts, Oct 6, 2022.

  1. m4tts Win User

    Windows 11 Start Menu does not open


    I have tried almost everything to fix this issue. The Windows key works, but the start menu won't open. I also tried using the CTRL + ESC shortcut.Please do not tell me to run chkdsk nor sfc, I have tried this already and numerous times. I tried updating my graphics card, removing updates, editing the registry and a lot more steps. Nothing seems to work, and this is the second computer running Windows 11 that I have to deal with. I am not going to wipe my drive and reinstall any OS again. Is there any other fix that is "guaranteed" to work? I'm disappointed that this issue has been around

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    m4tts, Oct 6, 2022
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  2. Windows 10 Start Menu won't open.

    Hi Dougie,

    Corrupted system files could be one of the reason why Start Menu is not opening.

    As an initial troubleshooting, we suggest following the steps listed in this article:
    Troubleshoot problems with the Start menu or Cortana
    see if it helps resolve the issue.

    Update us with the outcome so we can provide further assistance.
     
    Ronalene Mat, Oct 6, 2022
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  3. Windows Media Player 11 plays but doesnt open?

    Im been having a small problem with Windows Media Player 11 in windows vista, ill click on a song to play and it will play but it doesnt pop up, so ill have to go a open it for the start menu*Confused Windows 11 Start Menu does not open :confused:
     
    Live OR Die, Oct 6, 2022
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  4. Windows 11 Start Menu does not open

    Start Menu Search

    Hi,

    About your issue regarding the Start menu or Search, in order for us to assist you better. Please answer the question:

    • Were there any recent changes made to your system prior to the issue?

    In the meantime, we suggest you to check this link:
    Troubleshoot problems opening the Start menu or Cortana
    . It contains troubleshooting steps prior to the issue.

    We'll look forward to your response.
     
    Phillip Pio, Oct 6, 2022
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