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Mouse Right Click Pproblems

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by gazza-7, Jan 17, 2011.

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  1. gazza-7

    gazza-7 Thread Starter

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    Please! Please! could somebody help this old bloke! out i must have been the one that caused the problem anyway! when i right click on a folder now in the drop down list at the top of the list it used to be OPEN!! first to open your folders but now i have command prompt at the top, then, search, then, explore,then OPEN, I don,t know what,s happening, i admit i have used 2 or 3 different registry cleaners lately & i did a big clean up yesterday by uninstalling a few programs, i am totally lost & windows never make it easy for you to help with all there jargon its not in english anyway so if there is a miriacle out there could someone please pass it one, GAZZA.:D:D
     
  2. RaytheBear

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    Never use a Registry cleaner unless advised by a professional, until more help comes along, I can suggest you do a System Restore to before you started your Clean up and see if this helps.

    Good luck
    Ray
     
  3. Soundy

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    What happens if you actually double-click the folder?

    The order of the action items on the popup menu doesn't matter... the HIGHLIGHTED item is the default action. As long as OPEN is still highlighted and the folders just open when you double-click them, don't worry about it.
     
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