Desktop icons will not open on left click Tags: Configuration Desktop Icons Windows XP Last response: September 15, 2012 1:39 PM in Windows XP Share manfred9 September 4, 2012 2:04:26 PM Windows XP. Left click does not open desktop icons. Need to right clicki open and then right click open on the drop down box. More about : desktop icons open left click ksiemb September 15, 2012 1:39:04 PM manfred9 said:Windows XP. Left click does not open desktop icons. Need to right clicki open and then right click open on the drop down box. check mouse properties in control panel m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Left click does not open desktop icons Forum Microsoft xp home page icons wont open with left click Forum Left Click does not work on desktop icons why Forum Desktop icons does not respond to left click why? Forum Desktop icons dont click open in windows 7 Forum Icons on my desktop don\'t open when I click Forum Icons on my desktop don't open when I click Forum Solvedwhy all the icon on window 7 is not opening when i left click, but its showing properties Forum want desktop icons to "open" with double click. Forum Left click on desktop icon sends icon to recycle bin Forum Left clicking of XP desktop icons shows the Properties of the respective icons Forum Desktop icon not open when click Forum Desktop program icons will not open when clicked Forum Desktop program icons will not open when clicked Forum Desktop program icons will not open when clicked Forum When i click on an icon on the desktop it opens microsoft search Forum How to Remove virus - Asking to delete icons (when we left click) to recyclebin? Forum When playing games my left click will click the desktop underneath the game. Forum After opening Google Earth keyboard and mouse go haywire - e.g. left click in Firefox/Google opens a new window Forum Everytime i double left click it deletes what im trying to open with out even as Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !