Can someone help me? Page 1 of 4 - Start Menu, Cortana and Taskbar not working in Windows 10? For PC on the PC, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "How to ACTUALLY, FULLY, COMPLETELY disable Cortana". The directory for Cortana in C:\Windows\SystemApps does not exist. 2. Start Menu and Cortana not Working crictical error in Windows 10 is one of manyl errors faced by Windows 10 ... just end the Cortana process through Task Manager. Leave the dialog box open, go to Task Manager, end the Cortana task, then quickly click the Try Again button on the dialog box. How to enable Cortana on Windows 10. by Microsoft News . 1) Restart the Cortana/Search process. Here is how: 1) Right-click the task bar on your desktop at. If I end task in task manager it turns itself right back on. She may show in task manager, under app history, but reset the statistics using the "Delete usage history" and see if her CPU time goes up or not? Right after the task ends, switch back to the Folder In Use window and click Try Again. Cortana not working. Hello, I installed windows 10 on my SP2. Cortana search bar is not showing up in my task bar like all the videos show. All I see is the small round cortana circle. Cortana crashes. Fix Search not working in Windows 10. Right click on Cortana and select Open file location. I would recommend just adding ".bak" to the end of the folder name so you can find it easily if you want to restore it back to it's original status. This tutorial will show you, "How to Disable Cortana completely in Windows 10 including the Cortana's process in task manager. The identify and purpose of some startup programs in the Windows Task Manager isn't always clear. @@msftnws. Cortana (or SearchUI.exe) shouldnt be using much in the way of resources if you examine it in the Task Manager. You click on You can reinstall them to get the Start menu feature back. Your workaround to terminate Cortana from the task manager does work. I have to tap that circle to activate cortana. Trying to stop Cortana in the task manager doesn't work as it starts up immediately after ending the task. Without any changes to the system, suddenly both interfaces are not functional. Now find the Cortana folder, right click it, and select Rename. Problem: Suddenly Task Manager and Cortana are not responding. After doing it, Try to search anything and see if it works. Find Cortana / Search. (ASUS ROG) very much appreciated. Restart Windows Explorer Task ... Press Ctrl + Shift + Esc to open Task Manager. To fix Search/Cortana, just right click on the taskbar and click on Task Manager. This also means that a file named SearchUI.exe does not exist because it should be contained in that folder. After installing a game (Blade and Soul) i tried to launch it, and then it crashed my laptop. Right click on it and select End Task. ... Start button is not responding. Cortana in Windows 10 is fantastic, but you also lose some real estate on the task bar with the search box being open. Open Task Manager and have it show More details. Right click on it and select End Task. Windows taskbar, start menu, cortana issues, ... How to Fix Taskbar, Start Menu, Cortana Not Working ... restarted Windows Explorer in Task Manager i covered this on a video but i think it deserves its own video.