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.