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Computer does not open folders by double clicking

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Anonymous
August 29, 2005 8:44:02 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)

When I double click using the left mouse button on a file or folder, the file
or folder does not open. Instead the search window comes up. This has just
happened recently. Right clicking on the mouse gives me the option of opening
the file or folder.

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Anonymous
August 29, 2005 10:21:00 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)

Fixes the problem where Search or Command Prompt opens
when double clicking a folder © Doug Knox
http://www.dougknox.com/xp/scripts_desc/xp_folder_open....

Search Companion Starts If You Double-Click a Folder
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=321186

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Hope this helps. Let us know.

Wes
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User

In news:0C403E1C-18A7-4561-8743-1CF99FD2EAAF@microsoft.com,
bigrigrollerphantom909 <bigrigrollerphantom909@discussions.microsoft.com>
hunted and pecked:
> When I double click using the left mouse button on a file or folder, the
> file or folder does not open. Instead the search window comes up. This
> has just happened recently. Right clicking on the mouse gives me the
> option of opening the file or folder.
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