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I can't click windows 7 buttons Sometimes

Q: I can't click windows 7 buttons Sometimes

My Computer has worked awesome for months. Now all of a sudden after it sits for awhile.(Like 15 mins +) It wont let me click on any windows 7 buttons.
Cant click on icons in the quick launch area.
Cant click the buttons to close an open window.
Yet I can click on desktop icons.

Only way to get it to let me click again is hit CTRL + Alt + Del When the window pops up with the options I can hit cancel and I can click on these things again. It's getting more frequent and annoying!

I have run disk check repair and that didn't help.

Any advice would be great!

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Preferred Solution: I can't click windows 7 buttons Sometimes

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A: I can't click windows 7 buttons Sometimes

Hi phrostbyte,

Have you tried doing a System Restore?

Cheers,

Walker
Windows Outreach Team

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The right and left click buttons on the trackpad seems slow to respond, need to press the pad buttons quite firmly for the buttons to respondIs this normal with the yoga 3 11, if not can it be fixed?Doubt the its an obstruction as make every effort to keep the keyboard cleanAny help apreciated if anyone else has experienced this problemThanks

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I just received a new XPS 13 9350 non-touch Laptop yesterday and the left-click and right-click buttons on the touchpad do not work. I know there is the option for the two-finger tap right click; but, I want the actual buttons to work. Any help will do please.

A:XPS 13 9350 Touchpad Left-click and Right-click buttons not Responding

Same here, got the 9350 yesterday, the left and right click only work 10% of the time! ***!

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On this new laptop the left and right click buttons are in the corners of the trackpad, unlike my old aspire where they were on a seperate pad just below. The problem with the new one is, the cursor moves when you press for left click, making it annoyingly hard to scroll down, stop, then scroll down again. Is there a fault on it, or can this over-sensitivity be adjusted?

A:left click and right click buttons

We can't really figure that out if we don't know your computer model.



First, CALM DOWN and look at my profile picture. Calm? Now post your message. If I helped, a Kudos would be great! Marking as solution will help others as well, thank you!

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When I ask google "how do I" questions [regarding screen resolution or appearance or absolutely anything else] I get instruction pages and/or video instructions. None of them make any sense. That is, the step by step instructions don't match what my computer shows me. The buttons are never where the instructions say they are so I cannot make even one adjustment. I detest all platforms after XP and I'd love it to get that look happening again. Here's my info:
Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3630QM CPU @ 2.40GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 58 Stepping 9
Processor Count: 8
RAM: 8081 Mb
Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000, -1984 Mb
Hard Drives: C: 465 GB (425 GB Free);
Motherboard: Hewlett-Packard, 181D
Antivirus: Windows Defender, Enabled and Updated
 

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My friend's laptop has been acting up lately and he asked me for some help. Some website that he used to visit regularly will not load and if they do, the layout and graphics are all messed up. Also, he can't seem to click on any buttons at all. I tried to install Norton but I can't click on the buttons to register his version. Therefore, I cannot run a virus scan to see if that is the problem. Can anyone help me fix his laptop?
 

A:Can't Click any Buttons

You can do a virus scan online @ www.housecall.antivirus.com also try empting your TEMP folder and Internet Temp Folder
if you are running win9x its under the windows folder if you are running win2k and up its uder C:\Documents and Settings\NAMEofUSER\Local Settings\...
flush your DNS from a command window START-->RUN-->CMD type the following:
ipconfig /flushdns or if you have win2k xp on the network properties. there is a repair button that will do that for you too it clears all cache.. but not the ones in the folder jsut the one on the TCP/IP stack
also try a ping on the page. get the IP address of it and see if it can load that way or if you ahve the same issue
 

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I installed Flashget and uninstalled it. I still have the download & download all with flashget on my right click mouse key. I've tried for weeks to get to their site. How can I get rid of these ?
 

A:right click mouse buttons

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In Firefox I cannot get any button to function by clicking on it. An example would be the search button in google, or any seahc engine, and the log in button on this forum.

I have the newest version of Firefox, but I am forced to use IE for now until I can resolve this...

A:Unable to click buttons

Create a new Profile first and see if that works.

To start the Profile Manager:
Close Firefox completely, Start-> Run-> type
firefox -p

Firefox Help: How To Manage Profiles
http://www.mozilla.org/support/firefox/profile

If that works your other Profile is corrupt or some Extensions/Themes don't get along with each other.
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If that doesn't work export your bookmarks and do a Clean install.

How to perform a clean Installation
Firefox: Installation Guidelines & Common Questions - MozillaZine Forums
http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewto...t=341279#clean

Firefox Help: Firefox FAQ
http://www.mozilla.org/support/firefox/faq

Standard diagnostic (Firefox) - MozillaZine Knowledge Base
http://kb.mozillazine.org/Standard_d..._%28Firefox%29

Remember to install one extension/theme at a time then test Firefox.

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Hey Tech Support guy!!!!
This has been going on for a while now! I can't click many buttons, specifically the javascript ones.

This applies to all users on all browsers...
Example. Tinypic.com, can't click "upload image" after entering in captcha (Uncaught TypeError: Cannot call method 'close' of undefined )

This happens to some javascript buttons.... they just plain won't worry and it is really bothering!

Please help me asap
 

A:Solved: Cannot click some buttons!

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ok on a internet website
you can send messages
and the buttons says sends message
and when i click it
it sits there and sosnet do anything but on the address bar at the end of the url
this symbol shows up # at the end of url
whats wrong like at my school they block websites lol
so when we use proxys you cant click those buttons either
so whats wrong ?

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All of a sudden tonight, my computer won't close programs by clicking on the X. The _ line won't minimize, and the box won't expand.

Also, for some reason, *some* pop-up boxes have blank buttons. i.e. The OK/cancel buttons aren't labled.

I have restarted many times. Run virus software.
*For some reason, I can't get the scan disk to schedule a scan.*
I've searched the internet for someone else that is having the same problem, but apparently it's just me.

The only way to close programs is through task manager, or to use File - close when available, etc.

My mouse is working fine for all other functions.

Anybody got a solution?

A:Click X's, But Won't Close. Also Blank Buttons

First time I've heard of this. I have gotten error like this when installing a software. Maybe you installed something that gave you this. Check out any software or update that has recently been installed, or try a system restore to a previous date of this occurring, maybe that will fix this.

I once got no properties of my sceeen after installing Nvidia driver (I have XP) but this may be the thing...
Good luck, and keep us posted...

Mav

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I doubt I'm asking this question in the right category, but I figured it could be a result of me disabling some services to stop cpu spikes every hour.

The problem started a few days ago. It only applies to buttons that depend on other fields being filled before one can click on them. Using the link below as an example, I could not proceed despite filling in my birthday. The "go" or "next" button will not become solid. I thought it was an issue with the website, but my friend didn't have a problem when he tried it. I experienced something similar on amazon, where clicking on a button to get a seller account wouldn't do anything (it's supposed to show a box where I can type in a verification code and connect me with someone from amazon). It's a problem on any browser. I can download programs just fine, so it's only an issue on the internet.

BBC News - 7 billion people and you: What's your number?

A:Buttons on websites won't load/do nothing when I click on them?

Hi and welcome to TSF try renabling the services one at a time to find the one you need

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Hi,
I have an asp.net website with web forms with master pages and the buttons I have on them only fire onclick events every other click. I have already searched the web and everything I try does not work. Does anyone know why they are not firing events every
time the button is clicked? I am running Visual Studio 2013 express for the web.
Thanks,
Lori

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The touchpad on my laptop has stopped responding to taps and clicks (physical button).  The touchpad continues to works to move the cursor, but will not tap or click to select.  The touchpad is NOT off and I have double/triple checked the Properties for the Synaptics ClickPad and all is in line with the HP self-help guide.  Please help!

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I have read the sticky but i am having a problem beyond that scope i believe. I cannot click on any button that says download or install, install exe files have icons that have changed and the worst part is i have a text file in "my documents" that is titled "AVSDK5_UNINST". If you read it, it seems to be a log file of commands that appears to have disabled my anti virus software. I have system mechanic and AVG Internet security.
The AVG side bar tool says "cannot find AVG services". I have windows 7 ultimate BTW.
should I copy and paste the log here and see what everyone thinks by looking at the command lines?
any help would be great.

i should mention that I just did a clean install due to other viruses that my wife downloaded off of supposed coupon sites. about 20 or 30 trojans and a back door. I am using my laptop with an air card. I have yanked the ethernet cable from the PC and i refuse to even use my wifi for fear of someone attacking my network

A:[SOLVED] cannot click download or install buttons

i know i'm double posting, but the edit button is gone.
In the "log" that I mentioned, one of the lines says "hello, I'm your 32bit impersonated custom action server"
thought that might be important

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Currently working on a Dell Latitude E6500 laptop with a fresh install of Windows 7 Pro 64 and both the left and right trackpad buttons right-click.

I've checked the mouse settings in device manager as well as uninstalled and re-installed the driver.

I tried a second fresh installation of Win7 on a different HDD, same result.

The driver that Windows installed automatically wasn't the Dell trackpad driver, so I tried uninstalling the stock driver and installing the Dell trackpad driver. When I do this neither trackpad button works at all regardless of the settings.

Was hoping someone might have an idea or suggestion as to what I should try next? Thanks in advance, I appreciate your time.

Edit:

I had it taken apart a couple days ago and didn't notice anything odd or remarkable with the connections or cable.

The trackstick buttons (three above the touchpad) seem to function correctly regardless of which driver is installed.

Changing the settings to reverse right and left button function does change the behaviour of the right button to act as a left click.

A:Fresh Win7 install both buttons right click

If you hook up an external mouse, does it show the same behavior? This will let you know if it is software or hardware related.

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My newly arrived X1 Carbon 5th Gen has a rattling power button and trackpad click button. This ThinkPad is my first windows laptop and I dont know if it is normal for a plastic (or carbon fiber) made laptops. Anybody have these issues and/or know any solutions? Thanks!

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So I have had this problem for a while now but never really did anything about it. When I left click and hold buttons like 'shift' or 'w' simultaneously, the game I'm playing will crash and just completely exit the game. This happens usually when I spam click but will eventually crash even if I click slowly. It has only happened on two games: Minecraft and Starbound. On Minecraft, the center of the screen will show the flickering blue loading symbol and then crash. I've noticed that when I go in windowed mode, the problem does not occur; however, the screen is buggy and it will show my desktop flickering. It is really frustrating having to restart the game, so please help. Thanks!

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Hi guyz,

Since yesterday, somme icons in the menu taskbar on the bottom on the screen dont respond : wifi setting, the windows switch between desktop and tablet mode. But the web explorer or Word still work though and open their software.
it doesnt work in taclile mode nor with mouse.
Where can thatcome from? What can i try?

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till last shutdown everything was ok but when one hour later i turned on my laptop  its upper two click buttons on the touch pad below spacebar  were not working though the lower two click button are working well and i am now using them but i want to know why these upper click buttons are not working. There is a unpressable circle button between g,h and b which is only use to move pointer is also not working from then.Please somebody help ot to solve these two issues so i can sell my laptop.

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Hey everyone. I received my sony vaio 15.5 eb series i3-370m laptop today. However, the left click on touchpad right clicks. Support told me its a hardware issue that cannot be fixed and that they can send someone over. Also, if i want to close the firefox window... pressing the left or right click works which is a problem with this touchpad. The scrolling of the touchpad however has no problem though. Would you guys suggest i sent this laptop back instead? If they send someone to come and repair it, they would have to open the laptop and i don't think that is good for the long run of Should i just request a new one instead?

I would assume i don't have to pay the extra $50 now correct? The battery life i notice is around 2 hours just web browsing. I am thinking if i should just return it and get a sager 5135 because i heard battery life is 3 hours and it offers 1080P. But i know that laptop does not look as good as a sony one. I will mainly play online poker with applications on it and browse and listen to music.

I just talked to support and did trouble shooting and installed a driver. What is funny now is that the left and right click buttons don't even work anymore. However, the left click and button button works if i click on those items on my taskbar such as internet explorer and windows explorer. But if i click it a 2nd time, a new explorer will show up. I cannot click on anything besides those 3 items on my taskbar with the left/right click now. ... Read more

A:Sony Vaio Laptop Left and Right Click Buttons Don't Work!

Is the touch pad set up in left hand mode??????

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I'm pretty sure this is a problem with my router. I can't download most files (It sends me to a download page and says that the page doesn't exist and it does), watch most youtube videos (They show up as black boxes and I cant do anything with them), click on some buttons (They just don't do anything), and also tabs (they don't open). We recently redid our entire internet setup and reset our router(s). This happens on all of my computers, yet my friends can download the files at their houses (proof that the pages and files exist) etc.
 

A:HELP: Can't download most files, watch most youtube videos, click on most buttons etc

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I'm a big-time right-click and open in new tab user, but having the buttons "hard-click" sound every time I click on something is going to drive my housemates nuts.  
Any suggestions out there?  Thanks.

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Using Windows XP Home SP3

Among the buttons in my Desktop popup menu (mouse 3) are these:

Save Desktop Icon Layout
Restore Desktop Icon Layout

How can I remove the buttons and the application they run?
 

A:Desktop mouse right click popup menu - remove buttons?

keepplugging, It looks like you may have installed Icon Restore at one time as it puts those 2 items in the desktop right click context menu. Check out the link below which also has a "Uinstall Icon Restore" tool at the bottom of the page which you can download and run. I'd create a new System Restore Point prior to running it.

http://users.rcn.com/taylotr/icon_restore.html

Context Menu Editor 1.0 is also Free and may get the job done.

http://www.softpedia.com/get/System/OS-Enhancements/Context-Menu-Editor.shtml
Tufenuf
 

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Hi, i returned a Dell Studio 16 for another Dell Studio 16 with some lighter configurations. One thing I didn't expect to go missing was the ability to "middle click" and open firefox links in new tabs by pressing both mouse buttons simultaneously.

When i went to Dell's website to update the driver, i was informed via a pop-up that the driver i already have was newer than the one i was trying to update with. so i didnt "update" the driver. The device says "Synaptics TouchPad V7.2 on PS/2 Port" and the Driver Version is 14.0.3.0. I am running Win7 64bit. Thanks.
 

A:Solved: Middle-Click via pressing both mouse buttons not working

i "updated' to the older driver and it worked.
 

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Just wondering if anyone knows of a way to disable the mouse pointer and click buttons on an Acer Travelmate 529TXV. I checked the BIOS, but there is no setting in there that will allow one to disable it.

Thanks.
 

A:Disable mouse pointer and click buttons on Acer Laptop

Have you tried disabling the pointer device in Device Manager?
 

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Hi there Tech Support!

For a good month now I have been dealing with this nasty thing on my Computer which has actually spread to my girlfriends Macbook as well. Random Popups, underlined words that mostly link to mysearchdirectory.com, annoying popups on Steam and not being able to click 'next' on steam or upvote/downvote on reddit for example.

I have tried nearly anything. Spybot S&D, Ad-Aware, Avira, Microsoft Essentials, Hitman Pro, Malwarebytes and so on. I have tried starting my Computer in safe mode but the underlined adds are still there. (they are mostly on Reddit)

- They will show up on Opera and Chrome and no extensions are responsible for them.
- I do not have any Software installed that can be associated with searchdirect etc. adware
- The steam popups are mostly about my Java version and want to direct me to update javascript etc.
- I followed instructions to get rid of Router virusses - download new firmware, reset, new pw, install firmware, new pw again - didn't help either. I am so out of ideas and do not know what to do...

Here are my problems:



I looked through Hijackthis but couldn't find anything suspicious but here is the log:


Code:
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.5
Scan saved at 5:13:35 PM, on 9/13/2014
Platform: Windows 7 SP1 (WinNT 6.00.3505)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v11.0 (11.00.9600.17280)


Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\Update Core\NvBackend.exe
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A:Virus in Router? Double underlined adds/Can't click buttons on Reddit

Hello and welcome to TSF.

HijackThis is no longer the preferred initial analysis tool in this forum.

We want all our members to perform the steps outlined in the link given below, before posting for assistance. There's a sticky at the top of this forum, and a
Quote:




Having problems with spyware and pop-ups? First Steps




link at the top of each page.

Please follow our pre-posting process outlined here:

NEW INSTRUCTIONS - Read This Before Posting For Malware Removal Help - Tech Support Forum

After running through all the steps, you shall have a proper set of logs. Please post them in your next reply.

If you have trouble with one of the steps, simply move on to the next one, and make note of it in your reply.

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My friend needs help. When he opens network connections, it's empty. When he resfreshes it, he gets this error: "The network connections folder was unable to retrieve the list of network adapters on your machine. Please make sure that the network connection service is enabled and running." He checked it and the network connections are enabled but he still can't use them. When he opens the user account in the control panel, it's blank.

When he goes to computer management, he cannot see the properties of any thing.

He is unable to drag and drop, copy and paste, double-click files and open them, and the only thing that you can see in the taskbar are the quick launch buttons. Program buttons appear above the taskbar only if u minimize them.

We've searched around for possible causes and some point it to the pseudo-Trojan FriendGreeting but my friend is pretty sure that he doesn't have the trojan since he never opened any email and he can't seem to find it in his computer.

Please help us!

Thanks
 

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If anyone has acces to the connections/schematics for the M4600 touchpad/button assembly, I'd love to see them! For some reason both the right buttons have stopped working. Tried to disconnect/reconnect  the 14 pin "touchpad cable from the mainboard, but unfortunately this did not do the trick. Need to look a bit deeper - so would love to see the schematics or at least the pinout of the connector(s)... (It's a button - how hard can it be to fix... ;-)
Thanks and best regards,
 Anders

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Several times now, when I start my computer, everything seems normal. But when I try and click on the start button, a quick launch button or a task bar button - NOTHING HAPPENS. I just get a ping sound from my speakers.
Sometimes a restart fixes the problem and sometimes I have to turn the computer off and then on again to get it to work correctly.

Does anyone know what could be wrong and what I can do to fix it.

Thanks

A:Start button / Quick launch buttons / Task bar Buttons - Problem

Is everything fully loaded when you are doing this?

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I'd appreciate it if anyone can help solve this problem.

When I left click or right click on an MP4 file, Windows Explorer encounters a problem and needs to close.
Explorer closes and restarts. If the MP4 was left clicked, Real Player will start and play the file. If the MP4 was right clicked, right click menu will open and error window will open immediately after.

The error report shows:
Error signature
AppName: explorer.exe AppVer: 6.0.2900.5512 ModName: quicktime.qts
ModVer: 5.0.2.15 Offset: 002d12b5

This problem started today, after I tried to copy a folder containing MP4 files while viewing one of the MP4 files in the folder. Yeah, I know....I remain my own worst enemy.

Thanks

Jim
 

A:Solved: Windows Explorer Error/Close when click or right click on MP4 file

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Windows 7 synaptics left click acts like right click after reboot and the right click doesn't work at all. I've downloaded the most recent driver & searched for a solution online but haven't found anyone who has fixed this issue. Did everyone just give up or am I not patient enough & haven't dug deep enough. If I use a USB mouse there are no problems it just seems to be with the built-in after I've used the USB mouse.
kyfarmgrl67
 

A:Solved: Windows 7 synaptics left click acts like right click

Click Start.

Click Control Panel.

Click Mouse.

Under Buttons(tab), you can configure the setting the settings for the track pad.
 

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hello Im having an issue with my laptop , two days ago i turned it on and i dont know what did i pressed but a dailouge box appeared with two options ( yes\ no ) and i was in a hurry i think i cilcked on yes or maybe no i dont remmber but  since then my brightness keys f2 and f3 and my volume control keys f6 and f7 and f8 none of them are working i tried every single soultion in the internet now the screen is too bright and i cant control it i wish u could help me asap thank you

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INTRODUCTION

1.  I am using Windows 10 operating system.  

LOCALITY OF THE PROBLEM
2. The Windows 10 Desktop menu at the bottom of the screen has a windows icon, (with 4 (four)window panes)
as the fist item on the menu list.  When this icon is clicked it shows apps selection sub-menu as one of the options.


PROBLEM DESCRIPTION
3. The fist menu icon/item, at the bottom of the screen which is used to get to access to apps, and other applications
is no longer responding when I click it, but it responds when I right click, with a menu that contains "Programs and features, Mobility Center,..., Shutdown or sign out and Desk Top".  I therefore can no longer access the apps.










4. The other problem, which is not related to the first problem above, is:-
4.1 The system tries to update features and fails to update some feature,and returns
a message or notification,, "some features failed to load"


Could somebody please help
Daniel Ncwane
South Africa
cell number 0781363571









Upgrade-Software


ProblemDescription
1. The system tries to update features and fails to update some feature, and return the message or notification that "some features failed to load" 2. The windows icon, (with 4 (four)window panes) at the bottom of the left and
which is used to get to access to apps, etc., is no longer responding when I click it, but it responds when I right click, with a menu... Read more

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Hello. Using vb.net, I've been trying to figure out how to paste the clipboard into the window your mouse pointer is pointed.

If anyone has used unix you are familiar with what i am asking for; just to double right click or middle click and to paste the content of clipboard to the given window.

Can anyone offer any ideas for .net?

I would use double right click, or middle click, or single right click.

Please respond with your ideas~

Thanks

-Sandra
 

A:Help me paste clipboard text with double right click (or right click, click)

This is kind of confusing but I just wanted code to paste the clipboard by using the mouse.
 

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I don't know how all this happened, I wasn't doing anything special. But my windows and buttons (the start bar and stuff-->like in display properties) is set to windows classic, with no other option avaiable. and the headers on windows opened has small font and a class style. this changed automatically.However, the main thing is that an error message keeps popping up that say:The instruction at "0x75606eb5" referenced memory at "0x00000008". The memory could not be "read".Click on OK to terminate the programthen, whenver i click ok, the message pops back up. also, when i search something on google and click a link, the page is redirected to an ad site (the last time i got a webpage on car wheels). I think I'm infected, but I have no idea how. I tried to restart my computer, but the situation got worse. Before, the message only popped up twice or so, but after restart it would not go away. I also googled this and it seems that this infection or whatever it is gets worse on restart. therefore, i'm apprehensive to restart my computerPlease help!Also, I uploaded a picture of how my desktop looks (with small font and classic window bars) onto imageshack (sorry, i can't figure out how to upload pictures onto this forum). heres the link:http://img17.imageshack.us/img17/528/55185781.pngAlso, I tried system restore, but it won't work. A message pops up saying that system restore is unable to protect my computer. restart my ... Read more

A:Windows and buttons automatically changed to windows classic style

also, I just realized that the sound isnt working either. when i try to play something in windows media player, it says theres something wrong with the sound device.
and on the internet, you know how some websites have an ad banner on the side or something. well whenever i go to one of those sites, the ad is always the same. its always an ad for men and enlargement
any help would be greatly appreciated. i really don't know what to do

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Great Scott! I'm having a video issue. It looks like the attached image. The buttons are being cut off and I can't seem to find a solution.

Any help appreciated!

A:Windows Buttons Cut off

If possible try changing the theme.

Theme Settings.

This is a nice place to start at the very least.

Oli

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Can i have the buttons in the Windows Explorer like those ?



I mean, without installing some programs / windows blinds....
Thanks

A:buttons Windows Explorer

Yes ... windowblinds with some mac theme enabled can do it .

Alternatively, some visual styles of mac clone comes alongwith explorerframe.dll that is like your screenshot . You may replace those with your existing ones .

If you want to go through the second option

1 . Download a mac clone theme from Browsing Visual Styles 7 on deviantART ( I recommend either Snow-Leopard-for-Win7-Beta2 or Tequilla or JONGHYUNPARK)

2 . Take ownership of explorerframe.dll (C:\Windows\System32\explorerframe.dll) , and make a manual backup of it .

3. Replace the existing one with the downloaded one .
CAUTION .... Backup Complete Computer - Create an Image Backup , and to restore the backup, you need either WIN7 installer DVD , or Download Windows 7 System Recovery Discs — The NeoSmart Files . Without having these two, dont go for a sustem file replacement , it may be risky .

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Hi,

I got given a website a long time ago for creating windows classic buttons. I cannot remember it anymore.

Can anyone think of any?

Thanks,

Jay.
 

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hey all,

Having an issue with a Lenovo 3000 N200 laptop running vista.

any open window does not have the red 'X' close button in its top right hand corner, and there is no reaction to right clicking any open programs in the taskbar. right clicking anywhere else is fine, even on an empty bit of taskbar will bring up the context menu.

I cant find any odd processes and have run through avg, malwarebytes and superantispyware in case there was a virus on there.

Also, symptoms still exist in safe mode!
 

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My laptop came preinstalled with Windows Vista so upgraded to Windows 7 Home Premium when it was released, since then an issue has persisted but has not been sorted, just lived with it,

My laptop a: Toshiba Equium A200-26D has six media buttons above the keyboard, since the upgrade to Windows 7 Home Premium the only button that launches from the desktop is the Internet button (which is fine).

The button next to that used to launch a media application such as Windows Media Player when pressed (Vista Installed). Since Windows 7 has been installed it has no function at all. When pressed it does not respond, is there a way to sort this so it launches Windows Media Player again or even iTunes?

Thanks,

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Hi, simonrjnash.It seems to me that you need a driver to activate these misc. keys/features.I went to the support site for your machine and there are two that look promising; Utilities and Value Added Package.As I am not familiar with your machine, it may be worth browsing the site on your own to acertain the correct drivers required. If the driver is not issued for Windows 7, you may be able to run the setup in Compatibility Mode; I have had to run certain drivers in XP SP3 Compatibility Mode on Windows 7 installs on older laptops to get certain devices to operate.http://uk.computers.toshiba-europe.com/innovation/jsp/supportMyProduct.do?service=UK

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I like to use Sticky Notes. But it's taskbar button is always full width on the taskbar. This takes up too much room on the taskbar. Is there a way to faviconize it like you can tabs in some browsers? Is there an addon that I can install? I know nothing about Windows Registry settings. I always thought it was wise to leave them alone.

Thanks in advance.

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Hello Dwight,

Not really, but here are some options you might see may help as a workaround.

Use small icons on the taskbar.

or

Taskbar - Change Icon Button Width Size

Hope this helps some,
Shawn

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I recently updated to windows 8.1on my pavilion laptop (was forced to actualy) and since am having a lot of problems. The one that's driving me nuts currently is that my volume buttons and other function buttons are intermitantly not working. any advice would be much apreciated.
 

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 Try running SFC.  From the Search charm type CMD, then right-click CMD.EXE and click Run as administrator.  From the command prompt type sfc /scannow.  If that doesn't fix it, download, install, and get Malwarebytes up to date, then do a scan with it.
 
Good luck.

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Hi I have an HP 255 G3 Notebook running Windows 10 64-bit. The brightness buttons (f2 and f3) are not working for brightness adjustments. Nothing happens when the buttons are pressed. The othe buttons are working fine (for example volume adjustment f7 and f8). Any ideas on how I can make the buttons work? Kind regards Joey

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I just did clean install after update and my brightness keys are not working either! If there is fix please include me in post, thanks!

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A friend's Vista-based computer keeps losing the icons and words in the Windows Mail Toolbar -- I had him use the customize feature and put them back in and the next time he brings up Windows Mail, the blue Windows Mail Toolbar is totally empty.

In Googling the issue, I was surprised to find that, unlike XP, there is no way to do a reinstall of Windows Mail.

(forgot to ask him the brand, but I suspect a Dell)

Suggestions/opinions would be appreciated in how to get his Windows Mail Toolbar to keep its icons.

Thanks

MikeSp
 

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If there are changes made to other programs do they stick?
 

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Hi everyone, whenever I shut down and restart my computer (HP mini netbook) my task bar resets to the old windows task bar/windows and buttons. I would have to re-change it to the Windows XP in the theme section for it to go back to normal every time I sign in for it to go back to the original, is there any solution to this problem? is it a virus or malware that changes it back on purpose?? Never had this problem so hopefully someone can help me out, appreciate it and thanks in advance.
 

A:Old Taskbar/Windows and Buttons on Restart??

hiya,there may be some help here,line 54.http://redirectingat.com/?id=1402X5...re.co.uk/forum/34141-35-windows-desktop-reset
 

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