1.    08 Jul 2017 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2017
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Item select rectangular box in list view since Creator's Update


    Since the release of Windows 10 Creator's Update, Microsoft introduced a subtle but (at least for me) very annoying feature when you're using List View in any of your folders:

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    Now the blue item select rectangular box It occupies the entire size of the column in which the file is, when before the release of Creator's Update it only occupied the size of the file name. This is very annoying to me because I continually do "missclicks" and inadvertently clicking on a file. Is there any way to change this by modifying the registry or some other way?

    Thanks very much for your attention.
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  2.    12 Jul 2017 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2017
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 Pro x64
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    No one?
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  3.    12 Jul 2017 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2014
    Florida
    Posts : 637
    W10 FCU & W10 Insider

    Not exactly sure what you mean, however I have the view set to both "list" and "details" and I get this
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  4.    12 Jul 2017 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,278
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    Hello APoL0x,

    This is called "full row select".

    Unfortunately, the methods to disable auto arrange and full row select no longer work starting with Windows 10 Creators Update. Hopefully it will be possible in a future version of Windows 10.
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