Start menu not working in Windows 10

So all of a sudden my start menu stopped working. The button does just not react anymore. All other buttons on the taskbar work. After a bit of googling I found a solution that worked for me.

First, press ctrl+shift+esc. This will open the task manager. Now if your taskmanager looks something like this:


Press the button for More details.

Click File->Run new task.


Enter powershell in the Open: input, and make sure to select the Create this task with administrative privileges checkbox.

Press OK

In the new window paste the following

and press Enter.

Don’t worry about the errormessages, just let it finish. Try opening the start menu again.

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