Right Click Mouse Select All Files Gone


  1. Jem
    Posts : 8
    Win10
       #1

    Right Click Mouse Select All Files Gone


    I switched from Vista to 10. I am very happy with Win10. Except this is driving me nutcakes:

    I used to be able to right click on the space in a folder and choose from the pop menu "select all." It is an instant grab of every file in that folder. I have done file selection this way for years till it is ingrained in my essence; a habitual finger mouse jerk I cannot stop myself from doing. Yet now I have to tediously pick each file holding Ctrl/Shift method or slowly box them with the mouse. Right click and "select all" was much quicker!

    Is there a hidden option somewhere that would get "select all" back for me?
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  2. leelaw's Avatar
    Posts : 4
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
       #2

    Or you can just use ctrl+a.
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  3. Sheltieuk's Avatar
    Posts : 77
    Windows 10 Version 1909 Pro(OS build 18363.778
       #3

    You can do it from the Home tab ribbon in Explorer: -
    Right Click Mouse Select All Files Gone-2016-08-25_16-40-24.jpg
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  4. SonicBlue's Avatar
    Posts : 222
    Windows 10 Home
       #4

    This Registry file will add the Select All to the right click menu. It work in 10 I tried it myself.
    Select all - Add to Context Menu in Windows 7 - Windows 7 Help Forums
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