Problem: ArcCatalog does not appear in the ArcGIS folder in the Windows Start menu
ArcCatalog does not appear in or is missing from the ArcGIS folder in the Windows Start menu.
The ArcCatalog shortcut may have been deleted from the Start menu.
Solution or Workaround
Create an ArcCatalog shortcut to the desktop or to the Start menu. For more information, please see the links in the Related Information section.