«««Windows: quickly view properties – shortcut
Windows provides an easy way to quickly view the properties of files, folders, and other icons. Here is the trick.
properties of quickly viewing
- keep the [Alt] button
- click on the relevant icon, twice.
- immediately opens the Properties window.
the combination of ALT and double-click works since the early days of Windows, specifically since Windows 95
Double click opens properties
if a normal double click the properties opens, this can have two causes:
- [Alt] button is stuck or for snagged.
- a software emulates a pressed [Alt] -button.