Windows 10: Right Click doesn't work on certain files if they are on Desktop

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    Windows 10 Home 64-bit (10.0, Build 14393)
       07 Nov 2015 #1

    Right Click doesn't work on certain files if they are on Desktop

    Okay, this is a weird one, I can right click on files if they are in a folder, or even folder view, but if the files is an image file *.jpg, *.png, etc... I am unable to do a right click on it. Sometimes I can see the menu pop up, but then it disappears almost as quick as it shows up. This is only on my desktop, but if I open desktop inside file explorer I can right click with no problems. Anyone know of a fix for this, as I constantly put files on my desktop for work while I am working on them, and would be a lot easier if I can right click on them to choose what program to open them with, like I was able to do with 8.1 before the win10 upgrade.

    I have attached dxdiag.txt in case it might help. I read somewhere skype can do this with it's iexplore add-on, but I have it disabled already. I am running premium edition of Malwarebytes on my computer as well.

    I have also tried this method to no avail.
    Right Click on Desktop take long time to show up - Windows 10 Forums
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