Created: November 22, 2022

Cannot open start icon

I may have deleted a file in my download
Last Edit: November 24, 2022
Mia Green
Mia Green Tech Expert & Writer
Hello, thank you for using Howly. I’ll be happy to help you out! May I ask your name?
Customer Reply
*****
Mia Green
Mia Green Tech Expert & Writer
Nice to meet you, *****!
Can you please explain the issue in detail?
Customer Reply
yes
Mia Green
Mia Green Tech Expert & Writer
Thank you!
Customer Reply
okay I cannot open start icon seems to be locked
Mia Green
Mia Green Tech Expert & Writer
Can you tell me what device did you use?
Customer Reply
HP desktop
Mia Green
Mia Green Tech Expert & Writer
Noted, tank you!
Customer Reply
I would go to recovery but I cannot open start button to get to recovery
Mia Green
Mia Green Tech Expert & Writer
Did you try to reload your desktop?
Customer Reply
what do you mean?
Mia Green
Mia Green Tech Expert & Writer
Did you try to turn it off and turn it on again?
Customer Reply
yes
Mia Green
Mia Green Tech Expert & Writer
Noted, thank you.
Press Ctrl + Shift + Esc to open Task Manager. You may need to select More details at the bottom of the window to see everything. Select the Processes tab. Scroll down to Windows Explorer, select it, then select Restart.
Customer Reply
okay done
works start is open
Mia Green
Mia Green Tech Expert & Writer
Is there anything else I can do for you today?
Customer Reply
No I do appreciate it
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Mia Green Tech Expert & Writer
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