XP Home Start menu incomplete
Posted on 2012-03-25
I'm looking at a PC at the moment which is having some troubles with the start menu. Originally, the start menu was only showing a few folders but, after MBAM & NOD32 scans (and infection removals), as well as a repair reinstall, the menu looks a little more normal. A little more normal, except for the fact that when I try to access particular folders in the start menu (e.g Microsoft Word), it shows as being "(empty)", even though I can happily access the program's executable via Windows Explorer and can fire up the PC that way.
Any ideas on getting the start menu back to normal (preferably not requiring full installation over existing Windows)?