Re: SOLUTION IS FOUND. ALSO A NOTE TO A**HOLE DEATH & KEVIN
On Sun, 13 Dec 2009 11:09:09 -0500, Stan Starinski wrote:
> Aside for 2 idiots here, nicknames Death ("hater") & Kevin (mental
> patient/troll), here's a solution to control where right/left/dropdown
> menus open in Windows.
> I udnerstand not too many people would benefit, but those who are
> "PARTICULATE" i.e. like to control their coimputers fully, here's a
> If menus open on wrong or random sides (relative to mouse
> pointer/keyboard cursor):
> Goto ControlPanel-->TabletPC settings (or Mobile-->TablePC). Never mind
> the fact you're NOT using a TabletPC< it just happens than Microsoft put
> this setting there.
> Check setting under "Handedness" category, try toggling it (change from
> left to right if it was left, or from right to left if it was right).
> Close and try any other application where you were previously annoyed by
> menus popping up in wrong places.
> If OK, case is probably closed. But sometimes you may need to toggle
> that setting BACK to original.
> I am not sure why toggling back to original doesn't invoke "bad menus"
> behavior again, but perhaps something "lears up" in WIndows internals
> so... My problem is now solved.
> I didn't need Death or Kevin's rants by the way, I just started
> backtracking in history to when it started happening - after I played
> with Snipping Tool, which in turn requires TabletPC Component in Vista
> to be activated, which I did a week ago. It vandalized my menus, LOL!
Told you you fudged something up.
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