Right click query

  frenchman96 17:50 18 Dec 2009
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When I do a r/c on a desktop icon, the egg timer appears and I cannot get rid, even using Ctrl/Alt/Delete.

In fact I had to use power button to close down, any ideas please.

  frenchman96 17:53 18 Dec 2009

I should have said its a wireless mouse.

  VoG II 17:56 18 Dec 2009
  GaT7 17:56 18 Dec 2009

There appear to be various solutions (e.g. click here), one of them was running chkdsk click here, with both 'Automatically fix file system errors' & 'Scan for and attempt recovery of bad sectors' check boxes ticked.

Not sure if the wireless mouse is contributing to the problem or not. G

  mfletch 18:08 18 Dec 2009

Its most probable a corrupted shell extension in the right click extensions

Is there any old programs listed no longer installed

Does this help click here

  frenchman96 18:33 18 Dec 2009

Hi Guys

Thanks for all replies, it is still the best site for quick replies.

Not sure how/why but it rectified itself, but I have saved your tips for future

All the best.

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