Mouse Pointer out of sync with metro app in Start menu in Windows 10

My bluetooth mouse connects with my Surface Pro 3. Everything worked fine sine my tablet is upgraded to Windows 10 v1803 update. When I open the Start menu from my desktop and scroll down the All Apps through the list, the highlighted item are out of sync with mouse pointer. It only happens if I scroll the applications list and metro tile, while others are normal. I plug in the second monitor to have a test and still face the same behaviour. Within the File Explorer and other window, I could select the files and items to open it by using the mouse clicks. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Prevent Windows 10 Start menu from auto-display at startup or wakeup

After my Surface Pro 4 has been installed the Windows 10 Fall creator update, I face the strange problem. Every time I log into system by local account, the Start menu displays automatically. It is annoying that I don’t need open thing from there. Because I have putted all shortcuts of frequently used apps on my desktop and the taskbar. That also happens if I wake up the device from sleep mode. The tablet mode is turned off completely. How can I fix the issue on my tablet? Continue reading

Fix app in Taskbar, Start Menu not working on Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

After my Surface Pro is upgraded to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update 1709, all apps from Start menu run into strange problem. When I try to click on any windows app or Settings app from there, it stuck at the loading screen and then takes a long time to open. I spend about 5 minutes to open the File Explorer. That also happen with the taskabr. If I right click on Start button, the WinX menu doesn’t appear. How can I get it working on my tablet? Continue reading

Fix Start menu crashing and not working in Windows 10 creators update

The Windows 10 creators update has been installed on my computer and the notification center and start menu just stop working. That happen after I organize the app layout and then sing out or restart the system. If I try to add some APP into it, the Start menu keeps crashing, while I pin the “This PC” item, its icon never appear on the Start. I don’t want to restore to previous points. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

How to Create Live Tile Groups in Start Menu on Windows 10 Creators Update

The Windows 10/8 allows users to put live tiles of your apps in the Start menu, and these animated tile boxes display convey useful and real-time information, such as headlines and updates. However, if you pin too many items, the Start menu will become a bit larger once you tap or click on it to expand. To make it smaller in view and save space on the desktop, you could arrange them into groups by putting specific apps in a group, or music or movies, system settings, favorite websites, built-in utilities and folders. Continue reading

How to disable/remove All Apps Column in Start Menu after Windows 10 Creators Update

The anniversary update redesigns the Windows 10 Start menu to become more touch-friendly and add a column with all the programs/apps installed on your tablet or computer with other quick access options. Many people would like to have only the metro styled tiles to disappear, now the Creators Update offers the option to remove All Apps Column and show most often used apps. Users can take full control of the Start menu to customize it on your device. Continue reading

How to Pin World Clock Tile to Start Menu in Windows 10

To get more classic elements with modern tiles in Start menu, Windows 10 offers a simple way to pin those stuff into it, such as apps, folders, websites, settings shortcuts, email folder, notes, contacts and more. The Alarms & Clock app is a preinstalled Universal Windows Platform app, while you can also get various cities and countries as a tile in the Start menu. Here is the how-to tutorial to do that. Continue reading

Disable Hibernate or add Hibernate option in Start menu on Windows 10

Without shutting your tablet or computer down or put it in sleep mode, you can also set your device in a Hibernation state. Primarily designed for laptops, Hibernation takes a snapshot of your system files and drivers and saves the current state of your PC to your hard drive before power down, so you can continue to all your previous work when it start. Here are some tips to use the function. Continue reading

Fix Live tiles not working/updating in start menu on Windows 10

When I pinned a websites to the start menu on my SUrface Pro 4 running Windows 10 Pro, they appeared only as a generic blue color with empty content. I noticed the Weather and Mail live tiles stoped working and were also not updating. My screen resolution is 1024 x 768. Running App Troubleshooter and restarting the system didn’t take any effects. Any way to resolve the blank content problem? Continue reading

How to Import/Export Start Menu layout in Windows 10 Pro

Windows 10 offer a simple way to configure the default Start menu layout to make it look the way you want, such as add or remove some tiles, reposition tiles, resize tiles, and name groups of tiles. If you would like to create and deploy a customized Start menu and fix a particular layout, the Group Policy and PowerShell features can help you manage the options and backup and restore them easily. Here are the step-by-step tips for that. Continue reading