Re: How to set select objects in folder view to width of filename?
I understood you question and let me tell you that is an interesting one.
I tryed to find a solution earlyer but I also couldn't find a way to work
"Baltimoron" <Baltimoron@discussions.microsoft.com> escreveu na mensagem
> Ok, the subject is probably confusing. I'm not sure if this is just how
> is but in XP when you selected an object by pointing your mouse at it, it
> would highlight the object only as wide as its filename.
> In Vista, objects are highlighted as wide as the file with the longest
> filename. The really annoying thing about this is that if you a file whose
> name is 32 characters long and another one that whose name is 5 characters
> long you can select the latter without even moving the mouse on top of the
> file--this translates into me sometimes opening files I didn't mean to.
> So, is there a way to change this in the settings (I looked everywhere,
> searched google, searched ms and couldn't find an answer) so that you must
> actually hover your mouse pointer over a file to select it? I wish I
> show this to people because it's difficult to describe and I'm not sure
> I'm being clear. Thanks for any help!