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Windows 7: Changing from double left click to open files to a single left click

24 Nov 2012   #1
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Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Changing from double left click to open files to a single left click

How do I change from a double left click to open files or Icons to a single left click?


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24 Nov 2012   #2
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Windows 7 Professional x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

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