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Windows 10 - Can't right click on taskbar icons and left click on Start and Search

I'm using Windows 10 and I have an annoying problem. When I right click on taskbar icons and left click on Start and Search buttons, nothing happens. But shift+rightClick seems to be working. How ...
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Windows 10 File Explorer Crashes on Right-Click

This issue has been bothering me ever since my mom turned off my computer a few days ago and I turned it back on the next day to do some work. Right-clicking on any file or folder in Windows Explorer ...
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How to disable “Opening these files might be harmful to your computer” warning popup in AppData sub folders?

On Windows 10 with latest updates, I have a ZIP file in an AppData\LocalLow sub-folder: C:\Users\\AppData\LocalLow\Test\test.zip. From Windows File Explorer, whenever I right click on this zip ...
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Windows explorer right click crash

Whenever i try to right click anywhere on windows explorer it stops responding. OS - Windows vista Thanks for any help! EDIT - Only crashes when i right click on a file, not empty space.
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How to open link in new tab without right-clicking?

Is there any way of opening a web link to a new tab without having to use the right-click function? I use Firefox.
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right-click on touchpad not showing menu

Laptop - Acer aspire ES 15 - MODEL- ES1-521-62EC - WINS 10 Hi, i cannot right-click on any link to open in a new tab. it just opens the link instead of showing a menu with options. This is a new ...
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Openbox desktop no response to mouse clicks

Installed Debian 8.4 on Fujitsu LH531. Everything works great in Gnome, Cinnamon. When I installed Openbox, its desktop has no response to mouse/touchpad clicks. But it works in applications (i.e. ...
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Keyboard missing right click on Windows

If you look at a Windows keyboard, there is a key to the right of Windows Key and to the left of Control key. It simulates a mouse right click on Windows. I recently purchased a wireless keyboard ...
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Right click on infected file in Windows 10

I've right-clicked on a very-likely infected .jpg file in Windows 10. I did it for running a virus scan with Avira (in the context-menu), and later I deleted it. Only after I realized that when a ...
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Windows 10: Start menu right-click is broken

I clean installed Windows 10 Pro today and upgraded to Education edition(because that's the licence I had). However, after a while of installing a few programs I need, something happened to the start ...
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Right mouse button skips each 2nd click when CorelDRAW is running

After I start CorelDRAW x6 the right mouse button works every other time (I hit the button twice, but the PC behaves as if I hit it only once). This behaviour is the same whether CorelDRAW window is ...
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Icons in context menu on Windows 8 taskbar are displaced

When I right click a taskbar-icon in Windows 8, The "pin program" and "close window" icons are behaving as shown in the image below. How to make these icons behave like the other ones in the context-...
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Right click only registers when i RELEASE (and not press) the button of the mouse

Not sure when this started (i think it was like 6 months ago when i upgraded to windows 10) but my right click mouse button only registers the click when i release the button and not when i click on ...
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Acer synaptic touchpad window10 mouse right-click not working and stuck in the active window

synaptics clickpad v8.1/PS2 port version 19.0.9.7 I used win 8.1 and mouse touchpad worked well. But after installing windows 10 education K, some functions of touchpad doesn't work as belows: ...
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Windows 10 Disable WinX GPO

Is there a way to disable right click on the START BUTTON that the Admin Options don't appear? With GPO? I could delete all the Shortcuts in this Folders, but I want to know if there is an other way. ...
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set up right click menu to relock bitlocker drive

I'm using window 8, i have a drive with bitlocker feature. After i unlock a drive, there are no ways in GUI to lock it again easily except using command manage-bde -lock drive: I want to have a ...
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Windows 10 taskbar right click doesn't work properly

So I've had this problem for quite some time, I can't really explain it in the title. I'm running Windows 10 and when I right-click on the icon of a running program on the taskbar the only option I ...
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Taskbar running-program icon rightclick broken for Razer Synapse Windows 10

For some reason - and this doesn't happen for anything else - when I right click on my Razer Synapse icon on the little program tray at the bottom right of my taskbar, it brings up a menu which doesn'...
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Boot Camp: Keyboard right-click

It seems like the standard way to right-click on Boot Camp is to set it to the corner of your trackpad in the boot camp control panel. But my Steam AOE2 crashes when I try to do that. Instead, I'd ...
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Chrome - Selected Text - Right Click [LOOK UP] - How to disable

After some recent update Chrome fro Mac got this SUPER ANNOYING feture. When you select text and right click it, menu comes up. I often used "Search Google for" but now the first thing in menu is LOOK ...
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Windows - Possible to develop a global right-click menu item

I'm attempting to create a menu item, which is essentially like a global clipboard. A user would be able to right click, and then hover over the menu item, and then select from the sub-menu items the ...
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How to re-enable disabled right click menu in browser?

I am used to using the right click menu to navigate webpage, which allows me to go backward or forward on a page without moving the cursor to the navigation bar. I mostly use Firefox. But some ...
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right click crashes explorer.exe on windows 10

I'm having some troubles with Windows 10. Everytime I right click certain files, Explorer.exe restarts completely. I don't know why, but it is really annoying to use the computer like that. Before you ...
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Windows 10 complete failure of right click capability

I upgraded from Windows 7 to Windows 10 about a month ago. It is a 32 bit version and the right click was working everywhere, desktop icons, taskbar icons, the desktop itself and inside any browser. ...
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ElanTech touchpad not working - “lenovo B50-30” right-click or multitouch (never both)

My problem, I want to scroll on the "lenovo B50-30" with two fingers, but the right-click should be possible with the hardware-botton. It is a Linux Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I used this code to make the ...
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Can't right-click Taskbar Icons on Windows 10 [duplicate]

I restarted my PC many times, I also have restarted the Windows Explorer task but it doesn't work. I cannot right-click icons on Taskbar, I can't even click on the Start menu. EDIT: I don't know if ...
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Right click on toolbar icons present graphical glitch

I can't post a photo because I am too new. The window that pops up on right click for the toolbar icons in win8 is blue and the pin to task bar and close application icons are larger. AMD drivers are ...
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Right-click on taskbar's icon and slabs in start will not open context menu on windows 10

I just upgraded from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 and found out that when I right-click icons on taskbar for unpin them nothing happened after click. I though it was just delay so I waited few minutes ...
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Modify right click context menu with copy filename or copy full file path

I'm wanting to modify the right click context menu for windows explorer. I need to select a number of files and right click on them and copy the file path. Ideally I would also like the option of ...
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Firefox right-click “Search with …” on key shortcut

When I right-click on the highlighted text in Firefox, it shows an option "Search "text" with Google". Is it possible to set this option on key shortcut?
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Context menus flash rainbow colors before menu appears

This is one of the strangest Windows bugs I've experienced. All of my context menus appear as animated color-wheels for a split second before the real menu appears: What could be causing this ...
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How can I right-click an HTML link, choose “Print” and bypass the printer selection menu?

Is it possible in Windows 2008 R2 to be able to right click an HTML link (with IE as default, Chrome doesn't have the "Print" option on the right-click) and completely bypass the printer selection ...
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Add “PowerShell Here” and “Command Window Here” to right click menu for drives, folders, and current directories

I've tried applying and editing the .reg files, for example, here and here But can't seem to get a "PowerShell Here" and "Command Window" here option in all right click menus without holding Shift ...
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Debian, doesn't work the option “Open in the terminal”

Opening nautilus and using the usual right-click and then clicking on "open the terminal" nothing happens. This has happened after (I think) the daily update of Debian or the installation of ...
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Right click a csv file to read in RStudio?

I would like the ability to right click on a .csv file and read it in RStudio (an IDE for the statistical language R). When I say "read it in RStudio" I mean open up RStudio with the line dat<-read....
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IE Right-Click Save Target As .DWG File type Error

Background: My web application allows users to upload images and files that are later available for download by presenting a link that the user can Right-Click Save As. My issue: In Internet ...
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How do I right-click when connected to my Windows 7 PC from my Android Tablet?

I have installed on my Acer Iconia 10 Android Tablet the Microsoft Remote Dektop application. I've successfully connected to my PC from my Tablet, and now I have a really, really basic question - ...
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How to add Sticky Note to Right Click-->“New” Menu

I'm talking about the menu that appears when you right-click on the desktop. Then if you look in the list there should be something labeled "New", and when you hover over this it shows you options ...
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How to stop having to press enter in drop down menus? [closed]

I used a different PC the other day and noticed that for example in order to extract a file in Windows 7 using WinRAR I needed to only press right click+e, as opposed to right click+e+enter when ...
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Right Click Items appears in grey boxes

I am using Windows 8.1 64bit. Suddenly all of my right click items are appearing in grey boxes. I don't know how this happened and i can't find any solution on the Web. Images:
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Hold a keyboard key to turn a left click into a right click

Ok, guys. I have a Logitech touch pad that I'm using with Windows. There are some games (Diablo 3 mostly) that heavily use the mouse's right and left clicks. It's not convenient for me to constantly ...
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How to install a program in Windows 7? [closed]

Is it Right Click > Run As Administrator or Double Click? I had to uninstall and reinstall some programs many times to get it to work and I'm not sure it is because I chose one or the other. ...
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VLC is not installing the content menu

I tried twice installing VLC including the content menu (right click) option However it is not appearing at the right click. What can I do to include it?
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Smartgit and Windows 8.1 - Context menu integration not working

The file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action. ... The usual error message. I have installed shmnview (by Nirsoft), and checked the context menu entry. "C:\Program ...
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Copying Printer Shortcuts From Windows to Mac

All my school computers have a folder that has the drivers for each printer in the building. If I type up a project or essay on my Mac, I have to transfer the document from my Mac to the school ...
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XP Right Click doesn't work for multiple selection

When I right click on a text file and select 'Open' it opens the file in notepad. But when I click multiple text files then select 'Open' nothing happens. Can someone help me on this? If it could be ...
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How do I remove items from my Windows 8 context menu? [duplicate]

So first, here's what my actual context menu looks like: These useless options were added by third-party programs, and apparently I can't delete them using the "traditional" programs recommended on ...
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Windows Explorer crashes on right click or startup

I am having problems using Windows Explorer on Windows 8. Whenever I start the program from the taskbar, it immediately crashes. However, I can gain access to it by opening it with any folder (e.g. ...
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What's the meaning of “NoWorkingDirectory” string value in Windows Registry?

Empty "NoWorkingDirectory" string value is often used in Windows Registry when user-defined Right-Click menu items are created. For example to be able to open PowerShell when right-clicking on folder ...
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How to add an item named “Open in Explorer” to right-click context-menu after I have selected some text?

For Windows 7 and above, I constantly ran into a situation like: go to THE_DIRECTORY and do something. Every time I have to copy THE_DIRECTORY and use Win+E to open an Explorer, and then paste the ...