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Windows 7: How do I turn off these check-mark boxes on icons, ect.

25 Dec 2009   #1
tylar112

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
How do I turn off these check-mark boxes on icons, ect.

I solved this problem!
Thank you




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25 Dec 2009   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Tylar,

This tutorial can help show you how to.

Select Files using Check Boxes - Vista Forums

Merry Christmas,
Shawn
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25 Dec 2009   #3
derekimo

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tylar112 View Post
I solved this problem!
Thank you
How did you solve it, if you don't mind me asking.
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25 Dec 2009   #4
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Derek,

The link above would show how to add or remove the check boxes.
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25 Dec 2009   #5
derekimo

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Derek,

The link above would show how to add or remove the check boxes.
Thanks shawn, I saw that but it looked like his post was a few mins before yours, and I wasn't sure if thats how he did it. Thank you for the reply.
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25 Dec 2009   #6
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

No problem Derek. I figured the same, but thought that it was about the only way though.

Merry Christmas.
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25 Dec 2009   #7
derekimo

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No problem Derek. I figured the same, but thought that it was about the only way though.

Merry Christmas.
Merry Christmas to you as well.
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26 Jul 2012   #8
TheCB

Windows 7 Premium x64
 
 
Thanks!

Thanks!
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