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Windows 7: Can't left mouse click to open folders. Any Tips?

25 Jun 2014   #1
SEA

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
Can't left mouse click to open folders. Any Tips?

If I create a folder on my desktop I can open that folder by double clicking on my left mouse button.

If I put ANOTHER folder inside that folder, I can't double click on the folder inside. Instead, I have to right click and select "Open"

Any tips?

SEA


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25 Jun 2014   #2
andrew129260

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Sounds like the file associates are messed up.

Default File Type Associations - Restore

Try the lnk default
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26 Jun 2014   #3
SEA

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by andrew129260 View Post
Sounds like the file associates are messed up.

Default File Type Associations - Restore

Try the lnk default

Thanks andrew! I just tried
folder - Folder protocol associations.

Didn't help.

Is there one of these that you think might? :)

One thing to add is that when I double left click on "Computer" and it opens up the window where I can see my hard drives, I CAN'T left double click on them to open them! I have to right click and select "Open." I have to do this with ALL files and folders in the drive from here on out.

Any suggestions?

Thanks again!

SEA
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