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Windows 7: start no effect

04 Jun 2010   #1

xp, vista, w7
start no effect

very strange problem,

start or the windows orb, bottom left

click has no effect

ctl+esc opens ok

done the normal checks with w7 pro, no new updates

no new programs installed

avast, malwarebyts, superantispyware, all come back clean

google the problem this machine is not the only one to suffer this

any chaps got a fix or know why, i thought about keyboard combination has

dissabled but ?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jun 2010   #2

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install

Try a system file check

Type cmd in search, do not hit enter, right click and run as administrator

In the cmd prompt type sfc /scannow

If that does not work a system restore from before the problem may help.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 start no effect

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