Thanks :) MsZara THANKS :) a lot... :) Dawood Najam I love you ! You need to manually pin desired program shortcuts on Windows 8.1 Start Screen using All Apps page. Stardock10 is online and offers a 30 day free trial. says: January 31, 2015 at 8:49 pm It worked! weblink
Suddenly it froze, so i shut it down. To do this, open command prompt (or power shell) AS ADMIN, type in chkdsk c: /f . You can then copy the following command and paste it into the command prompt window (right click > paste). Step 4: Run this Command Prompt At this point, you may have some apps working, such as the system apps, like PC Settings, but other apps still aren’t opening. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1928119/windows-apps-working.html
Reply Deeds says: May 2, 2015 at 2:47 am Had to add ALL APPLICATION PACKAGES to the HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT. So I got out my restore disks and reformatted the drive to a completely clean install which is more or less what a refresh is supposed to do reserving your files Maybe a confusion between local permission and AD GP permissions Reply ujjwal says: June 12, 2015 at 12:24 pm it do not work on my pc Reply Joey says: June 13, can't open start, search, jump lists, notifications or calendar.
I downloaded it this morning and have my start button and programs back! any help? Reply paul says: January 15, 2015 at 6:19 pm I wrote last week that one should install the latest update (3,6GB) for Windows 8.1 which solved all my App problems. Windows 8.1 Programs Not Opening Can not download books from the library because OverDrive Media doesn't work either or the calculator.
powershell -ExecutionPolicy Unrestricted Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $Env:SystemRoot\ImmersiveControlPanel\AppxManifest.xml Once it has finished, try opening the apps that weren’t previously working. Still have to login/logout/login every time. Nothing solves the problems. Reply Raven07-31-15 Niether worked…..
Now try downloading a new app or opening an existing app. Windows 8.1 Apps Close Immediately it worked on mine. As I said at the beginning, there might be multiple causes. None of my METRO 8.1 Apps will open.
I dont wanna restore/reinstall the whole windows just to fix this Reply Ian Matthews12-01-15 Hi Das. I load several programs at startup. Microsoft Apps Troubleshooter TuneUp Software's 'TuneUp Utilities' is clean, professional, and has some nice automation options. Windows 8.1 Apps Won't Open This has worked for me twice.
Para Dox Reply Ian Matthews11-08-15 Installing a third party START BUTTON is always an option but not one I personally would find acceptable. have a peek at these guys Reply - says: February 8, 2015 at 4:50 am i am getting error with the command gpresult /h c:gpresults.html it is showing error:invalid argument/option /h r c:gpresult.html.is there any alternative for Defaulted to Intel and all works with all monitors. The app update is still not working. Windows 8.1 This App Can't Open
Windows Explorer does not exist in the new 8.1 update anymore. I tried other solutions but none worked. It's Still Not Working!! http://protectfileapps.com/windows-8/windows-8-apps-won-39-t-launch.html Have you ever seen this?
The HP support told me to do a machine reset…..My IT guy wont touch it and told me to downgrade to 7. Windows 8 Apps Not Opening What was the final step that seemed to work? Now the start menu is working as well as dropbox.
How to fix this: (1) Open the Registry (REGEDIT) Check that the All Applications Packages group has READ permissions to each of the following registry paths. didn`t fix the problem plss HELP ME. Thank you 😀 🙂 Love you !! How To Fix Windows 8.1 Apps Not Opening Reply sam says: October 15, 2014 at 4:34 pm Resetting permissions on the HKCR key managed to BlueScreen my device.
Your advice would be greatly appreciated. To view the details of the System File Checker process and find the corrupted file, type the following in the command prompt: findstr /c:"[SR]" %windir%\Logs\CBS\CBS.log >"%userprofile%\Desktop\sfcdetails.txt" This will create a log PP Reply Ian Matthews10-14-16 Hi PP; "…delete the NVidia driver and reboot…" I have not heard of the video driver causing an issue with the START menu so I am glad this content I read the article but do not see my situation.
I can't seem to get my Windows 8.1 to allow me to change the permissions. What a mess this is. She cannot access the start menu unless using one of the downloadable ones. Thanks again for your help Ron M.
Click on the gear icon and select Preferences... I don't know why things had gone wrong - maybe running Glary Utilities to clear clutter from my PC did something. Many thanks to you, cheers! are you a genious or something?
Get a clue Microsoft and make it easy for us to use your stuff. powershell -ExecutionPolicy Unrestricted Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $Env:SystemRootWinStoreAppxManifest.xml Reply manan says: June 6, 2015 at 9:33 am not working Reply Kristen says: June 6, 2015 at 11:23 pm Ummm…. Reply Meg11-12-15 I have found that uninstalling Dropbox resolves the issue. Reply Yvonne Craig says: November 22, 2014 at 9:58 pm I have the issue with the app's flicking & not opening; takes me back to desktop.
Reply trilobite says: September 28, 2014 at 1:36 am Thanks, David. This was the only solution for me as all other solutions failed.