Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums


I can't even access my apps or even the settings

  1. #1


    Posts : 1
    windows 8.1

    I can't even access my apps or even the settings


    I can't access anything on my computer that has a app (any metro app) even the settings and the personalise stuff!!
    please help me, I can't fix this!
    (don't have a cd)

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    MD
    Posts : 865
    Windows 10 Pro x 64


    Could you please give a little more information as to other symptoms, what you have tried to fix this issue and something about your configuration?
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Derblitzmann, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    For now, see if going through the listed troubleshooting steps in the tutorial below may be able to help.

    Apps and Tiles Not Working or Responding: Fix in Windows 8
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

I can't even access my apps or even the settings
Related Threads
Cannot access Change PC Settings in Installation & Setup
Hey everyone, I recently got a new monitor that I need to update the driver for with a file that doesn't have a digital signature. I haven't been able to access my PC Settings in order to get around this. Here is my thread on the Microsoft forums so people can see where I am currently Cannot...
I just bought my pc and they installed a trial of win8.1. i dont have cd rom at first so i installed the videocard and motherboard using some installers found on the internet, so now im trying to install windows 7 i bought that is in cd. and i borrowed the cd rom of my friend. when i connect the cd...
Hello, In January I bought a Dell laptop with Windows 8. I recently upgraded to 8.1. Now most app tiles have an x on the right hand side of them, and I cannot access PC settings, the app store, and most other apps. Thanks in advance for any help! Brendon
access documents and settings in General Support
I would like to be able to access the detail within this folder. Access is currently denied by the system for both local and Administrater users.(and only me on comp) I have already changed Folders view> hidden/hide protected still no joy any comments or a tutorial as im not the only one who...
Just updated two computers to Win 8.1. I have the same user profile on both computers. After finishing the 8.1 update, I can't access any metro-style screen (including PC settings) on either computer. I've tried running SFC and no issues were found. Any assistance is greatly appreciated!
Solved Cannot access Admin settings in User Accounts and Family Safety
Hi there, I have a Dell laptop running Windows 8. It is 3 months old. I have lost my admin rights to the computer - I cannot make changes. Therefore, I cannot do a system restore. I tried booting up in safe mode and turning on the admin rights via command prompt and typing "net user...
I have a small wired home network of 2 PC's. Everything worked fine on 7, on 8 I can see and open shared folders/files but cannot modify/delete them. You can see my settings below, common on both PC's. Tried both on/off for "turn on automatic setup...". On the shared folders in the 2nd PC, full...
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook