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Unable to use preinstalled windows 8 apps

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    Unable to use preinstalled windows 8 apps


    Hi I was wondering if some one could help.
    I just recently installed windows 8 on my pc to check it out. all apps on the start menu do not work apart from IE.
    Their title screen loads but then goes to a blank green screen.

    I have updated my graphics driver running an ATI 5770. Im stuck any help would be helpful.

    Thnaks

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    Try Reset W8, follow this tutorial: Reset Windows 8
    Hope this helps.
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Unable to use preinstalled windows 8 apps

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