Right Click


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When I right click in certain areas on my computer, I get a Not Responding error. This happens with my mouse and trackpad when I right click, so it's my computer and not mouse. For example:

Applies to:
- Desktop folders/icons/files. When my desktop stops responding, it flashes white, refreshes, and it's fine.
- Any folder or white space in any of my folders

Doesn't apply to:
- Browser (Chrome)
- Desktop empty space (right clicking on my desktop, not any icons)

Does anyone have a solution for this or know what I can do to find out? I think it might be a 3rd party software but I'm not sure what to do if it is. Any help is appreciated!


Windows Forum Admin
Staff member
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If you know the make and model of your computer try checking the support page online and if a driver update is available install it otherwise try re-installing the same driver again. Sometimes the upgrade process can mess with certain drivers and apps, re-installing usually helps.

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