Windows 10: Right click not working

  1.    02 Aug 2015 #1

    Right click not working


    Upgraded to windows 10 yesterday. Right click not working since then anywhere.

    Request help.
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  2. Posts : 901
    Windows IP 16199 Windows 14393.1198
       02 Aug 2015 #2

    If you have a dedicated video card, uninstall the driver and reboot ( let Windows install the driver).
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  3.    05 Aug 2015 #3

    I don't have a dedicated video card
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  4.    05 Aug 2015 #4

    I had the same issue and fixed it


    hitanshu said: View Post
    I don't have a dedicated video card
    In the Mouse Properties
    I checked the "Switch primary and secondary buttons" and then unchecked it.

    The right click started working after that.
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  5.    12 Sep 2015 #5

    dang it how is this so screwed up I have tried every suggestion and still cant find solution
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  6. Posts : 1
    windows 10 pro 64 bit
       11 Dec 2015 #6

    I solved this after quite some hours of temper. It was simple in the end.
    Try this:
    1. Download CCleaner by Piriform (free) CCleaner - Free Download - Piriform
    2. Start CCleaner
    3. Then Tools (left hand menu)
    4. Then Context Menu (top right)
    5. This will populate and give you a list of shell.dll files
    6. I then disabled the file: BTMSentToExt (Intel Corporation)

    If you don't have this file you can try disabling the ones you do have and seeing if it solves your right click issue.

    Hope this helps you.
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  7.    11 Dec 2015 #7

    Mine right click issue was also caused by an Intel context menu item (igfxDTCM Module) but in my case it doesn't show up in CCleaner for some reason - I disabled it using ShellExView

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    You could try both as right click issues often do seem to be caused shell handlers. Just disable all the non-Microsoft ones and see if right click works and then turn them back on until you find the culprit.

    EDIT Just noticed this is a pretty old thread.... Still it is interesting CCleaner and ShellExView show different items.
    Last edited by lx07; 11 Dec 2015 at 04:10. Reason: Noticed it is old thread...
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