Windows 7 start menu will not work, no posted solution does seem to work

Hello colleagues

I am running Windows 7 on a Toshiba laptop.  The question is a common one in the net but I tried all the solutions I can and nothing seems to work.

It happened once before and I rebooted and no problem then - restart now does nothing.

The only way I can get the menu up is to simultaneously press Ctrl and Alt and while that hurry, click on the start - menu this opens it - but release Ctrl and Alt and it disappears.  Release one or the other button Ctrl or Alt and it sparkles.  It is also the same if I try and access the hidden icons on the right side of the toolbar.

However it don't type anything in the function "search".

I can access 'Accessories' in 'Programs', but do a right click on "Command prompt" does nothing.

I restored the system twice.  This has been done in safe mode.  The problem continued.

Off fragging is not a problem, as I did, and it did nothing.

I did the process NVIDIA and the machine told me that the driver is working correctly.

I did all the difficulties I can running messages from the center of the action.  What I can't do, however, is check for BIOS update from Toshiba or by a new NVIDIA driver because by clicking on the options either does not a screen (except if this is done also pressing Ctrl and Alt together), or when he does typing anything in the info boxes does not work : nothing comes.

This is also a feature to try anything in the space of fields such as deposit details to get an upgrade on my antivirus (AVG running) of type - information software simply not clap.

Extra when I'm looking to solve problems with the updates by clicking on the links produces no results unless I press Ctrl and Alt together - but release the buttons and the process stops.

Do not type like I said I have been in the nets and tried all the solutions - those that I can complete, such as restoration and so on does not solve the problem - and those who require the information in the boxes do not work as the letters etc in.

The new ideas/solutions gratefully received.

See you soon


Hi John,.

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