«««Windows: quickly view properties – shortcut

2:47 pm March 16, 201713761

Windows provides an easy way to quickly view the properties of files, folders, and other icons. Here is the trick.

properties of quickly viewing

  1. keep the [Alt] button
  2. click on the relevant icon, twice.
  3. immediately opens the Properties window.

the combination of ALT and double-click works since the early days of Windows, specifically since Windows 95

Eigenschaften schnell anzeigen ohne Kontextmenü
with a little trick you come very quickly to the properties of a file.

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.

continue reading here, as you select fast multiple files in Windows .

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