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Double click for Open

by vlvriesen1 / February 2, 2004 1:56 AM PST

Presently double click brings up Search. How can I return double click to Open?

Win XP

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(NT) Use System Restore to before.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 2, 2004 2:33 AM PST
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Double clicking on file opens Search
by jfpasternak / September 21, 2008 6:36 AM PDT

How to turn it back to open. I tried to restore but it didn't work. What caused this? How can I correct it?

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Sorry but a few months later we have a better answer.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 21, 2008 6:54 AM PDT
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Did not work
by jfpasternak / September 21, 2008 10:01 AM PDT

Nope! It still opened Windows Desktop Search. I even unistalled and removed the Windows desktop search program. But Search still opens when I double click on a folder.

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Tell me exactly which solution you used.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 21, 2008 10:04 AM PDT
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"unistalled and removed the Windows desktop search program." is not a known fix for this one.

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