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Windows 7: 'Select multiple choices' behavior

18 Nov 2010   #1

Windows 7 HP
'Select multiple choices' behavior


I don't know how this changed but lately when I select more than one file or folder by left clicking and then holding down shift and selecting the last file in the list, the 'containing folder' for every item I selected is immediately opening, so if I highlight 12 items in a list, 12 folders open . Can someone please tell me how to stop the folders from opening?


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19 Nov 2010   #2

Windows 7

What you describe is what happens if you select multiple files/folders, hold Shift key down, and then double-click. So maybe you are inadvertently double-clicking, or perhaps you have changed mouse settings to double-click when you single-click.
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19 Nov 2010   #3

Windows 7 HP

Thanks, that was the clue I needed, it was a gaming script I use for rapid clicks.
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