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Windows 7: Right Click Disabled?

16 Aug 2010   #1
Filid

Windows 7 Professional
 
 
Right Click Disabled?

My netbook, running windows 7 starter, no longer allows me to right click. Not in programs, not in folders, not on the desktop. I was using a USB mouse (which I tested on another mechine, the right click works fine there, so its not the mouse). After this problem started I tried a second usb mouse and the right-click on the built-in touch pad mouse. None of them worked. I have tried rebooting, I tried updating the drivers on my USB mouse. I havn't tried a system restor, hoping someone might know a fix that avoids that route.


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16 Aug 2010   #2
Petey7

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit
 
 

Why are you so hesitant about doing a system restore? It doesn't change a whole lot.

Have you always had this problem? If not, when did it start?
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16 Aug 2010   #3
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Try this
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

But system restore is the way to go
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16 Aug 2010   #4
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

Read here: Context Menu - Enable or Disable - Vista ForumsIt's for Vista but should also apply to Windows 7.
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