Cannot Select Multiple Files and Folders Fix for Vista
This will show you how to fix the problem of not being able to select multiple files and folders in Vista Windows Explorer. By default, you can select multiple files and folders in Vista.
EXAMPLE: Multiple Folders Selected in Windows Explorer
Go to this site below and click on the Fix Single Select
link to download the FixSingleSelect.zip
file at http://home.mchsi.com/~k.miller79/
Click on Save
and save the FixSingleSelect.zip
file to the Desktop
Right click on the FixSingleSelect.zip
(on desktop) file and click Open
for UAC prompt. 5.
Extract the FixSingleSelect.vbs
file to the desktop. 6.
Click or doubleclick on the FixSingleSelect.vbs
file (on desktop) to run it. 7.
Close all Windows Explorer windows and click OK
in the prompt. (See screenshot below) 8.
in the prompt. (See screenshot below) WARNING:
Do not open any Windows Explorer windows before doing step 9 below, or this may not work for you. 9.
Log off and log on, or restart the computer to apply the changes. WARNING:
Do not open any Windows Explorer windows before doing this step, or this may not work for you. 10.
You can now delete the FixSingleSelect.zip
files on the desktop if you would like to. You will not need them anymore.