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Windows 7: start button not the confused :D

15 Dec 2011   #11

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
Start Button does not open

Neither clicking on the button or clicking on the Windows Logo key brings up the Start Menu.

This problem comes up very occasionally on all my clients' computers. I cannot find a pattern, but the fix to log off and log back on again using Ctrl-Alt-Del always seems to work.

When this problem occurs, there is no other problem running any programs, or doing anything else on the computer; they (or I) just log of and log on again and then the start button works again.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Oct 2012   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

i had the same problem today.
found this thread on a google search, but there's no solution here,
so i thought i would post the solution:
Windows logo key on keyboard not bringing up the windows start menu
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 start button not the confused :D

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