When right clicking on desktop windows stops working Tags: Configuration Desktops Command Prompt Windows 7 Last response: December 28, 2012 3:47 PM in Windows 7 Share gjames2000 December 28, 2012 12:05:02 PM Hello, When I right click on my desktop windows stops working. I have done the sfc/scannow command prompt process but it doesn't seem to have helped. Any ideas on how I can fix this? More about : clicking desktop windows stops working hedwar2011 a b $ Windows 7 December 28, 2012 3:47:12 PM Try booting into Safe Mode (any variety will work) and see if issue occurs. If it doesn't it's time you take a look at everything running and starting up when your computer does. I would recommend using Autoruns. Not sure what all those things are? Go to HERE for help with identifying those pesky startup items. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Every Time I Right Click on my Desktop Explorer Stops Working Forum Right click on desktop "explorer stopped working" Forum Right click not working in IE8 main window but works on desktop and explorer Forum SolvedWindows explorer (Primarily right click on desktop) dreadfully slow after new GPU Forum Right click not working on Desktop screen only. Forum Solvedright click not working after installing window 8.1 Forum My left click has stopped working. Everything else, touchpad, right click, letters etc,work fine.Nothing happens when I click Forum right click on folder in windows explorer resets to desktop Forum I have a sony vaio laptop and suddenly the right click option has stopped working...Any ideas...help please...?! Forum Right Click 'Send to Desktop' not working Forum Right-Click not working with Remote Desktop Forum Right click on touchpad has stopped working? Forum How to add control panal to my computer on desktop right click menu in windows x Forum Right-click menu keeps coming up without clicking it and touch pad isn't working either Forum SolvedWhy does my desktop suddenly stops working and the cpu usage is always 100? Forum Right click not working on windows as administrator Forum SolvedInternal HDD clicking and not loading on desktop, but works fine on USB docking station Forum Hard drive starts clicking,then onboard soundcard stops working,then.. Forum SolvedCPU fan stops working after logging into windows account Forum "arrange icons by" by right clicking desktop... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !