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  • Hi,

     

    Did you install any programs or updates before the issue occurs?

     

    Please go to temporarily disable the third party security programs and boot in Clean Boot to test this issue.

     

    Also, please see if the information in the following similar thread helps:

     

    Drag and drop of files on icons of executables


    Sabrina

    TechNet Community Support

    • Marked as answer by Sabrina Shen Monday, December 12, 2011 3:48 AM
    Monday, December 5, 2011 9:20 AM

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  • Hi artie249,    

     

    Please Create a Notepad file and Copy codes from here : 

     

    REGEDIT4
    
    ;This version customized to match WINDOWS XP Registry entries.
    ;Fixes no Drag-n-Drop problem in Win XP.
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{0000010e-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}]
    @="IDataObject"
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{0000010e-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}\NumMethods]
    @="12"
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\{0000010e-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}\ProxyStubClsid32]
    @="{00000320-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}"
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{00000320-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}]
    @="oleprx32_PSFactoryBuffer"
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{00000320-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}\InprocServer32]
    @="C:\\WINDOWS\\system32\\ole32.dll"
    "ThreadingModel"="Both"
    

     

    save file As  Fix.reg and Double Click on it then Click Yes.

     

    Also You can Download the Reg File Here : http://aumha.org/downloads/dragndropx.zip

     

     

    Regards,

     


    MCP ✦ MCTS ✦ MCITP
    Thursday, December 1, 2011 8:55 AM
  • Hi,

     

    Did you install any programs or updates before the issue occurs?

     

    Please go to temporarily disable the third party security programs and boot in Clean Boot to test this issue.

     

    Also, please see if the information in the following similar thread helps:

     

    Drag and drop of files on icons of executables


    Sabrina

    TechNet Community Support

    • Marked as answer by Sabrina Shen Monday, December 12, 2011 3:48 AM
    Monday, December 5, 2011 9:20 AM