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New context menu in W8.1 SP1 in Start Screen not working

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    Windows 8.1 Service Package 1

    New context menu in W8.1 SP1 in Start Screen not working


    I installed the new Windows 8.1 Service Package 1 update earlier today. I was loving it. They finally got to addressing how bad Windows 8 was for laptops. However, the new context menu in the Start Screen simply does not appear anymore. It was earlier, and I have made no significant changes to the system in that time. When I right-click on a tile now, the only thing that happens is that it gets highlighted. No context menu to speak of. In addition, I can't get a context menu for the "Apps" section either.

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    Windows 8.1 Service Package 1


    Well, I found out what was causing by playing with it more. Having a UXPatched theme in makes the context menu disappear. Most likely because they don't have any assets for them. I guess I can mark this as solved now.
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New context menu in W8.1 SP1 in Start Screen not working
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