Search Box Error Which Blocks Start Menu – Windows 10 2004 upgrade

Microsoft’s new Windows 10 2004 upgrade comes with many issues and bugs.

The most bizarre bug is that when the search box to misbehave and make it difficult for the user to access the Start menu.

Microsoft has recently been strangulation up the availability of Windows 10 2004, which has caused all manner of issues for some users.

It now appears that the Windows 10 May 2020 Update is the main cause for the search box to misbehave and make it difficult for the user to access the Start menu.

Search Box Error Which Blocks Start Menu – Windows 10 2004 upgrade

As more users update to the latest version of the Windows OS, new types of hardware or software problems associated with it occur. It now appears that the Windows 10 May 2020 Update may cause the search box to misbehave and make it difficult for you to access the Start menu.

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The Windows 10 2004 search box bug

After updating to Windows 10 2004, one Reddit user complains that, when they launch the Start menu by pressing the Windows key, the search box pop-ups on top of it.

The most frustrating outcome of this bug is that it makes it impossible for the user to launch applications from the Start menu. Moreover, there’s no way to close the search box.

Due to this, the user is stuck and cannot perform any task. The only way to free your self is by restarting your computer/laptop.

However, it seems that the problem of the Windows 10 search box popping out upon the launch of the Windows Start menu has affected other users before.

Unofficial Solution To Fix This Issue

You can solve the issue by getting rid of specific registry keys. Here is how you can do it.

regedit.exe:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Search: ImmersiveSearch

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Search\Flighting\Override (It’s a “folder”)

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