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How To Disable Suggested Apps In The Start Menu In Windows 10

As Windows 10 gains in popularity, the Microsoft Store continues to grow and increase the number of apps available. In the new Windows 10 Start Menu, you may have noticed some suggested apps by Microsoft. These aren't apps you have installed, but they still appear in your Start Menu because Microsoft thinks you should check [...]

By | 2017-04-02T10:44:20+00:00 April 2nd, 2017|Categories: Tech Tips, Windows|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Windows 10 Creators Update – How to Hide the All Apps Column in the Start Menu

The Windows 10 Start Menu has brought some mixed feelings among users. In my opinion, I'm glad they got rid of the full screen menu like they had in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. The good news is that in the upcoming Windows 10 Creators Update, you'll have a little more control over your Start [...]

By | 2017-02-14T15:13:14+00:00 February 16th, 2017|Categories: Tech Tips, Windows|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Possible Fix For Critical Error Start Menu and Cortana Aren’t Working In Windows 10

If you're running Windows 10 and have ever run across the error above, stating: "Critical Error Start Menu and Cortana aren't working", then some of these solutions might fix the problem. #1: Try A Full Normal Reboot Since your start menu isn’t working, you need to hold down the Shift key, while pressing the power [...]

By | 2016-10-16T15:54:34+00:00 December 24th, 2015|Categories: OS, Tech Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , |2 Comments

Resolved: Windows 10 Build 9926 Start Menu, Cortana Search, Action Center & Metro Apps Won’t Work

After getting Build 9926 installed on my tablet, things seemed to be going smooth. Then after a few reboots, I found that the Start Menu, Action Center, and Cortana Search bar wouldn't open. I also couldn't open any Metro Apps. Luckily I was able to find a fix using Powershell. Right click on the task [...]

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Preview @ BUILD 2013 Conference – Download Now

If you've been waiting for Windows 8.1 Preview, now is your chance to grab it! It'll be available to all users through the Microsoft Store later today, but you can download the DVD ISO images now. Keep in mind, if you install this preview version, you'll be forced to reinstall the final version of Windows [...]

By | 2016-10-16T15:57:09+00:00 June 26th, 2013|Categories: OS|Tags: , , , , , , |1 Comment