My right click menu shows Search as the default which makes any folder i open brings up a search explorer window. Im having to right click every folder and choose open from list - which has Search as default. I know i can change this i just dont know how! Please help its annoying trying to rem. to right click so ive seen a lot of search windows!!
According to Microsoft, this behavior can occur when you open the Edit File Type dialog box for the Drive or File Folder registered file types.
Open a command prompt and typing the following:
regsvr32 /i shell32.dll
press enter, close command prompt.
Microsoft acknowledges that this is a problem in Knowledge Base article #321379 and offers the following fix:
1. Start Registry Editor (Regedt32.exe). 2. Locate and then click the Default value under the following keys in the registry if this problem occurs with folders: HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell If this problem occurs with drives: HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Drive\shell 3. Click Modify on the Edit menu. 4. Type none in the Value data box, and then click OK. 5. Quit Registry Editor.
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