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Start menu, app right click menu not working

  1. #1


    Posts : 3
    Win 8.1

    Start menu, app right click menu not working


    Im referring to this bottom menu;

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    when I right click my app/programs, nothing pops up below. I also cant rearrange tiles, groups and stuff. Any help. Thanks

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello GGPS90, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    See if you may be able to open it using one of the other options in the tutorial below.

    Start Screen Context Menu and Options Bar - Open

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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  3. #3


    Posts : 3
    Win 8.1


    Thanks, changing theme did solve the problem, But do you know how to get the menu in a bar at the bottom and not at mouse pointer.

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  4. #4


    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    Good news.

    You can use any of the methods in Option Two to open the app options bar at the bottom instead.
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  5. #5


    Posts : 3
    Win 8.1


    Ok, thanks, all good . Funny thing is how Microsoft official support failed to identify and help me solve this problem.
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  6. #6


    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're welcome.

    That is funny, but I suppose since it's a newer OS it may take to catalog everything. You might point them here so they can help others with the same issue next time.
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