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Remove orphaned tile

  1. #11

    Just tried that and it brought me back to browser and this window.


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  2. #12

    Closed all windows, went to start screen clicked on tile and it takes to to the desktop. nothing else happens.

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  3. #13

    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center

    Try pinning it to Start & then unpinning it from start.
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  4. #14

    Sloe Deth, Californicatia
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    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center/Windows 7

    You should use "Unlocker" to remove stubborn icons like this - They have it for download at Major Geeks. Some Antivirus programs detect it as a virus, but it's safe.
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