Vista: "Help and Support won't start"

Hi.

I always get the message "Help and Support won't start" whenever I click on anything which points at the Windows help system. I'm using Vista Ultimate. Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks
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Hi,

Did you check all those links? Are you getting any error messages?

You can try an In-Place Upgrade or a repair installation.

In-Place Upgrade
http://vistasupport.mvps.org/repair_a_vista_installation_using_the_upgrade_option_of_the_vista_dvd.htm

This tells you how to access the System Recovery Options and/or from a Vista DVD
http://windowshelp.microsoft.com/Windows/en-US/Help/326b756b-1601-435e-99d0-1585439470351033.mspx

How To Perform a Repair Installation For Vista
http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/88236-repair-install-vista.html

Hope this helps.

Rob - Bicycle - Mark Twain said it right.
Rob Brown - past Microsoft MVP - Windows Insider MVP 2016 - 2021
Microsoft MVP Windows and Devices for IT 2009 - 2020

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Last updated November 25, 2018 Views 1,498 Applies to: