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  • Hi,

    I install Windows 8 Developer Preview to my Lenovo X220 Tablet, and after instalation I see by every icon these square. It is possible to turn it off? I also try make new instalation of Windows 7 and here is the same problem. Thank you for your responses.

    Wednesday, September 21, 2011 9:40 PM

Answers

  • Follow these steps to disable that option:

    1. Open Windows Explorer
    2. Go to the Tools menu and select Folder Options...
    3. Click on the View tab
    4. Scroll down to the bottom and uncheck the box 'Use check boxes to select items'
    5. Click on OK

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    Rich Prescott | MCITP, MCTS, MCP

    [Blog] Engineering Efficiency | [Twitter] @Rich_Prescott | [Powershell GUI] Client System Administration tool
    • Marked as answer by Jiří Janata Thursday, September 22, 2011 6:41 AM
    Wednesday, September 21, 2011 11:56 PM

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  • Follow these steps to disable that option:

    1. Open Windows Explorer
    2. Go to the Tools menu and select Folder Options...
    3. Click on the View tab
    4. Scroll down to the bottom and uncheck the box 'Use check boxes to select items'
    5. Click on OK

    If you found this post helpful, please "Vote as Helpful". If it answered your question, remember to "Mark as Answer".

    Rich Prescott | MCITP, MCTS, MCP

    [Blog] Engineering Efficiency | [Twitter] @Rich_Prescott | [Powershell GUI] Client System Administration tool
    • Marked as answer by Jiří Janata Thursday, September 22, 2011 6:41 AM
    Wednesday, September 21, 2011 11:56 PM
  • Thank you very much! :)
    Thursday, September 22, 2011 6:42 AM