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Windows 7: Checkboxes

14 Mar 2010   #1
fredw

win 7 32bit
 
 
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Hi, Just bought a new MSI AE2220 all in one with Win7 installed, and I noticed that whenever I click into Documents, a small checkbox appears against all listed items.
This doesnt happen on my other Win 7 PC`s, so I wondered if anyone can give me some info on this. thanks, fred


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14 Mar 2010   #2
Bill2

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
 
 

That is happening because the option "Use checkboxes to select items" is enabled in the "View" tab of "Folder Options". If you dont like this feature, click on Start and and type "Folder Options" into the search box and hit Enter. Then in "View" tab, in "advanced settings", scroll down and uncheck the option "Use checkboxes to select items", then click Apply, OK.
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