Delay right-clicking icon properties Tags: Microsoft Windows XP Last response: August 23, 2005 1:54 PM in Windows XP Share Anonymous August 23, 2005 1:53:59 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) Why does it take so long on XP to right-click an icon properties? Any idea why this is happening? More about : delay clicking icon properties Malke August 23, 2005 1:54:00 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) Linda P wrote: > Why does it take so long on XP to right-click an icon properties? Any > idea why this is happening? This is not normal XP behavior. Since we don't have any information about your computer, I can't give you specific advice. Here are links which will help you do the troubleshooting: Right-click is slow or weird behavior caused by context menu handlers - http://windowsxp.mvps.org/slowrightclick.htm Right-click is extremely slow only when Network is enabled - http://windowsxp.mvps.org/rcdelay.htm Right click causes an error and crashes Explorer.exe after installing Windows XP SP2 - http://www.winxptutor.com/sp2/divxcrash.htm Slow right-click and other issues - http://windowsxp.mvps.org/slowrightclick.htm Manage the context-menu entries for folders, drives and Namespace objects - http://windowsxp.mvps.org/context_folders.htm Malke -- Elephant Boy Computers www.elephantboycomputers.com "Don't Panic!" MS-MVP Windows - Shell/User Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumRight-Clicking oddity ForumRight-click menu on desktop icon gives an error message ForumRight-click on- my computer icon - take long time to load ForumPrint icon brings up print properties box ForumSystray Icon ? ForumOn My Network Places, can\'t open Properties , running XP Pro ForumAny icon on taskbar not stay ForumChanging/Hiding icon in system tray ForumCreating a shortcut to desktop properties /settings/advanced? Forumpossible fix for 6 second delay /pause when launching docum.. ForumAHCI Issue-- delay with keyboard turning on at Welcome screen ForumNotebook & LCD connected via HDMI no sound on LCD Forumdesktop properties /themes not working Forum2nd SATA drive detected in BIOS but NOT in Windows Disk Management ForumDelay Write Failed - Yellow Triangle And Exclamation Mark ForumXP-Home: Delay when accessing "Programs" menu ForumI need a print icon ForumCannot open Properties dialog box for Add/Remove program files in Microsoft XP ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP ForumShutdown and Restart Icon More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !