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Windows 7: Can't Right-Click in Internet Explorer 8

19 Oct 2009   #1
b5140

Windows 7
 
 
Can't Right-Click in Internet Explorer 8

I have Windows 7 and Internet Explorer 8. My 32-bit version of Internet Explorer does not allow me to right-click. Also, when I click on some links nothing happens. I can successfully right-click in my 64-bit version of Internet Explorer, but since Adobe Flash currently isn't supported this isn't a great option. Is there any way I can fix the 32-bit version of Internet Explorer 8 to enable right-clicking?

Thanks!


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19 Oct 2009   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello b5140, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if resetting Internet Explorer may be able to help.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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