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make folders etc. open with one click


liloldlady

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Hi, I have forgotten how to do this, I am using windows seven can you help please and this was a very useful little command, I must be slow at clicking because when I double click to open a files in word it rearly works but one click works every time.....thanks

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Jollyjohn

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Open Documents, or any other folder.

Top left is ORGANIZE

About half way down is "Folder and search options"

About central in the box is "Single click to open....."

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northumbria61

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Control Panel - Folder Options - Single Click - Apply - OK

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liloldlady

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Thanks...However I cant get this to work in word? I still have to click twice to open a file.....

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Jollyjohn

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As a work around you could Right Click and the select Open. I know this is still two clicks but they are not speed dependant!

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