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Missing Menu bar on Folders

Posted on 2011-02-14
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On an XP box, when you open my computer or any folder, the menu bar is not displayed. How do I get it displayed again?
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Question by:Tony Giangreco
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by:10023
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Right click on the menu bar and choose what you do and don't want to view by placing check mark
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by:Tony Giangreco
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I tried, that. The only option it provides is to select additional columns to display.
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press f11
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by:Jackie Man
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"click Start,Run and type REGEDIT
Navigate to:
[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer]
In the right-pane, delete the "NoFileMenu" value. "

Source: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/79247-45-windows-explorer-missing-file-menu
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by:10023
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Here is another link to a fixit program from microsoft if f11 doesn't work
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/962963
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by:Tony Giangreco
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F11 worked perfect. Thanks
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by:Tony Giangreco
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F11 did the trick!
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