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Lock screen preview & apps

  1. #1


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Lock screen preview & apps


    Hi all, i have some weird problems with Lock screen preview & apps, i have just installed the new windows 8.1, the preview goes blank and app icons disappear but i still can change lock sreen image and apps. I tried sfc /scannow but it didn't help, what should i do now?

    Hope someone can help!


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  2. #2


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Try:

    Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth

    Reboot & run sfc again.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    I tried it but no dice.
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  4. #4


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    Ok, I find the answer, I uninstall Shark Advanced Codes for win 7/8 and the preview shows up again.
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