Why can't I right-click or delete files in explorer


Also, I can't right-click any icons in the quick-launch toolbar. If I do, an hourglass appears and after a few seconds the explorer programs closes and restarts. Reinstalled SP2 but no luck at all. OS: XP Pro w/SP2.


This question was answered on November 24, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

If you have divx installed update it,if not

control panel/system/advanced/performance settings/data execution tab

tick the lower radio button and add explorer,exe to the box

you can then reboot and change it back or leave it

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Posted by Michael of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on November 24, 2004