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Posted on 2006-06-13
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I am running Windows XP Home Edition version 5.1 SP2 with an admistrator account and a limited account.

I changed the folder options so that a single click opened an item instead of a double click on both accounts. I then decided that I did not want the icon titles underlined so I changed this on the administrator account OK, but when I tried to do it on the limited account, nothing changed, the underline was still there.

I have even tried changing the limited account to an administrator, but it still will not get rid of the underlines.

Can anyone suggest anything please?

Peter
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Hello peterthebike!

Backup stuff, delete the profile, re-create it.

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yesplease151 earned 125 total points
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Try editing the registry for this particular setting.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer


Create a REG_BINARY value named "IconUnderline"


Possible data :
    02 00 00 00 (Underline icon titles only when I point at them)
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by:peterthebike
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Annoying little problem solved - thanks.

Peter
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