Unable to access file type in Control Panel

  alfredgerald 13:27 PM 15 Sep 12
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Running Microsoft XP with 4 users on PC. Having trouble accessing the Control Panel/Folder options/File type, all the file types are present but the options to change are greyed out in one of the users. 3 of the users work fine. Any thoughts please.

  KRONOS the First 13:31 PM 15 Sep 12

Is this not a connected problem?

  alfredgerald 13:36 PM 15 Sep 12

Partly. Nontek was able to help me access a specific file but was unable to provide the answer to the basic question.

  Woolwell 14:43 PM 15 Sep 12

Assume that the user has full admin rights.

  alfredgerald 10:31 AM 17 Sep 12

Yes, user has full admin rights.

  alfredgerald 14:36 PM 19 Sep 12
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I know you will find this hard to believe but the fault has cleared itself. I have done nothing to the system. Logged in just to see if it was working and it was. Thanks for your help.

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