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Windows desktop options

by ehrenben / February 16, 2008 12:58 AM PST

When I right-click on any folder that I have created on my desktop (I have Windows XP), the first option is since a few days: "search...". This means that double clicking on the folder does not open it, but rather starts a "search results" windows. Does anyone know how to return to the normal set-up, namely, that "open" is the first option when right clicking?

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Re: Windows desktop options
by Tufenuf / February 16, 2008 1:10 AM PST

ehrenben, Go to Start>Run and type in:

regsvr32 /i shell32

Click OK.

Note that the spacing is important.


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Windows desktop
by ehrenben / February 16, 2008 7:55 PM PST

Thanks, it worked!

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(NT) Glad it worked & Thanks for posting back.
by Tufenuf / February 16, 2008 10:25 PM PST
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