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Prevent unwanted back to previous page with a mouse right click with Firefox

when clicking on the right mouse button in a page, we've got this contextual popup: But if you move to the right a little to reach immediately the ⬅ icon then you go back to the previous page, even ...
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Textpad - Open multiple files in one instance with right click [duplicate]

After years of reading StackExchange I have finally came to a point where I could not find an answer for a problem of mine... We're are configuring the right click menu on Windows Server 2016 DC VDIs ...
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Extra large icons in Windows 7

in Windows 7, we know that in right click option "View" we have some options, one of the is "Extra large icons". Is it possible to 1) to view icons larger when we choose "Extra large icons" 2) or ...
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Creating a custom right click context menu that runs script on selected file?

So basically I want to be able to right click on a video file, and have a custom command in the context menu that inserts the name of the file into the following code then runs it. curl https://api....
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Cant Right Click ANYWHERE all of a sudden?

Suddenly I cannot right click anywhere on my Manjaro Linux system. I think VirtualBox might have something to do with this, but I am not even 50% on that. I can't right click my Desktop, within ...
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How to paste with Right Click in LXTerminal

I'm using Lubuntu. Can I paste from clipboard using a rigth click? Is there a light terminal that can do that?
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I'm dreaming of Right click > New Text Document (Notepad)

I want: Right click > New Text Document instead of Right click > New > Text Document WITH EXACTLY THE SAME DEFAULT BEHAVIOUR OF Windows10: Right click > New > Text Document *DEFAULT BEHAVIOUR: It's ...
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Windows 10 add back button to right-click in explorer

Similar to what you find in a browser, I would like to add the Navigate back option to my right click menu in File Explorer (Not Inet Explorer). This article shows how to disable or delete the ...
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Unable to right-click my Windows icon on the taskbar

For some reason I'm no longer able to right-click my Windows icon. Normally I would use it as a shortcut to quickly Shutdown or Restart my computer, but now it requires two extra clicks. All other ...
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Remove context menu entries from network symbol

This appears, after I right-click the network icon. "Troubleshooting problems" and "Open Network and Sharing Center" (Context Menu) How can I remove them on Windows 7? and
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How to add submenus to Windows (7 and above) right click dropdowns

I want to know how to modify the registry so that I can group menu-items in the dropdown menu (right-clicking from file in the explorer) and put those menu-items in submenus. The picture illustrates ...
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Right clicks restarts desktop

When I try to right-click on icons on desktop or folders and files in explorer, it seems like Windows Explorer restarts. No menu is opened, all the currently open programs close and it's like the ...
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How to execute two commands in the Windows registry from the right click context menu

I am trying to control Windows Update from the right click context menu. I have registry keys that add and/or remove values in the registry that accomplish this. I can successfully execute a single ...
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How to create a Jump list for any program?

To explain further, check this image first that show the context menu when right-clicking an app in the taskbar: You can see a list of tasks that will be called immediately after launching the app. ...
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Chrome method to create URL from selected text

hi I am looking for a way, using Chrome, to jump to a URL based on the text that is selected. e.g: I select some text from a web page with mouse (e.g. the word "item") I then want to go to a ...
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Windows 10 Right click issue

My windows OS build is 1809 and recently i have noticed that after right clicking and hovering over to New option freezes the menu or gives a lag to show available option.This started happen after I ...
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What is the point of right-click > Refresh on Windows desktop?

I have always wondered why you can do right-click > Refresh. It never seems to do anything. For a millisecond the icons disappear on the desktop and everything else does nothing. Why does windows have ...
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How to disable right-click to paste in PowerShell?

How can I disable right-click to paste in PowerShell? From other programs I have a habit of right-clicking for context menu, and depending on the contents of the clipboard, in PowerShell this can be ...
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How do I inspect an element when a page has a custom context menu?

I am trying to inspect elements on a file management script which I bought, the script uses custom context menu all over the site thanks for any help. PS: the page content is really huge so i can't ...
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“View” right click context menu entry is missing in all directories, except for those optimized as “Pictures”, “Videos”, or “Music”

Is this normal? I have never noticed this before. For context, I have recently been doing things a little differently with the way I organize my directories. I've been making use of Windows' "folder ...
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Mimic right-click-key found on T420 keyboard

Background I used to have an old Thinkpad (T420?). The keyboard had a right click key on the keyboard, shown below. It was pretty convenient. I could open a folder, scroll down through the files in ...
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Mouse scrolling in Windows Terminal

I'm not actually sure whether this is the expected behavior or a bug of some sort. In the standard terminal in Windows 10 (cmd.exe), I can scroll using the mouse scroll wheel only when a subprocess ...
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Windows 10 Desktop Context Menu Won't Open

When my PC first starts up, I am able to select and open anything on my desktop. However, when I right click on my desktop, my mouse becomes the loading circle, and the context menu never appears. I ...
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how to right click a window title bar from a surface 3 tablet?

how do I right click the title bar for a window on a surface 3 tablet? There's no mouse, but there is a keyboard with mousepad.
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Mouse right clicking really fast by itself

Hi i have a Razer Deathadder and i have been experiencing problems that render it impossible for me to use my computer unless i restart. I have been playing Fortnite and in the middle of a game my ...
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How can I add Shift+Right-Click SendTo items in Windows 7?

Unlike Windows XP, in Windows 7 appear more items in Send to menu when you press Shift before right click. You can easily add shortcuts to simple right click copying them to %AppData%\Microsoft\...
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Disable two-finger click for right click, but keep two-finger tap

Symptoms: Go into TouchPad settings and disable "Press the lower right corner of the touchpad to right click" Also disable "Tap with two fingers to right click" Then--while holding your tracking ...
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How to add options to mouse-right-click menu in PowerShell forms

I have a basic PowerShell form with a textbox. When I right-click on the textbox, a standard menu appears with Copy, Cut, Paste, etc... My goal is to add a "clear log" option, that clears current ...
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Tab history missing when right-clicking back button in firefox 56.0b6 (64bit)

Up until recently I was able to right-click the back button in Firefox. This opened a menu of previous pages you were on in this browser tab. It was very useful because you didn't have to press back ...
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OSX: Right-Click without selecting current word

Whenever I make a Right-Click (I use Trackpad) the word underneath gets selected and I see menu items related to selection, such as Copy, Lookup, etc. This looks to be universal in all OSX apps, at ...
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Excel Right Click Cell, Open File Path, Create Hyperlink

I need to create hyperlinks to words in individual cells. Is there anyway I can right click on the cell and that directly opens "My Documents" folder and the file I click on creates a hyperlinks?
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Concatenate text files using right click and batch file

I've added a Batch file to the right click "send to" menu which opens a command prompt in the current directory. The command to concatenate all of the .txt files in that folder and any sub folders ...
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Right click menu does not display in Firefox

I'm running Firefox 51.0 (64-bit) on Debian GNU/Linux 8.7 (jessie). The right click menu does not display when I right-click the page. This was happening before, stopped after I did an apt-get ...
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How to get a normal context menu on webpages that use custom context menus?

How do I get a normal context menu on a webpage that uses custom context menu(s)? For example, Gmail uses custom context menus: If I want to get a regular browser/system right-click menu, how would ...
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Mouse stops working correctly after windows 10 pc goes to screensaver

When ever I leave my PC alone long enough for it to go to screensaver and log back in, my mouse no longer right-clicks, and when I try to left-click to open a window, it brings up multiple copies of ...
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Enable 'Open With' for more than one file

I try to open more than one picture to photoshop but there is no option for 'Open With' as it does for one picture (jpg). I found several options on the internet such this and this, and some more ...
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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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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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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'...