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Folder options reverting back to "Single Click" after changing to default "Double Click"

Posted on 2014-04-30
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Folder options are changing back to "Single Click" after setting to defaults .Which GPO setting brings these changes ? I'm not looking to enable or disable this setting like Active Deskto.
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by:David Johnson, CD, MVP
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do a rsop on an affected machine and you will see the policies in effect.
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What version of Windows are you using? Are you on a standalone PC or are you part of a domain network?
Make a backup of your registry before making any changes
Then check this setting for us
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer and the ClassicShell value
It should be to 0 for double click and to 1 for single click
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I disabled " Turn on Classic Shell" and it worked
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OK good--glad to help.
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Group policy setting
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