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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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How to send key strokes for right mouse click? [duplicate]

I am looking to right click in a windows application using Powershell. Is it possible? I tried "Shift+F10" and the application is not taking it in. If not what is the sendkey for copy and paste? I ...
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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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Is it possible to add custom icons to windows 10 right-click default items [duplicate]

I know about adding custom items via RegEdit, but i was wondering, would it be possible to add icons to windows default items, like "Delete", "Rename", "Cut", "Copy", "Paste", "Open", "Properties", ...
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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'...
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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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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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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 ...