Fortunately, the latest versions of Windows have many configuration options that seek to adapt to all types of users out there. For example, it is possible to configure the mouse for left-handed people and also modify the behavior of the clicks, such as the double-click mode.
Double click is the most common option on computers today, but it is not the only one, there is also the so-called single click mode. Today you will learn how to remove and activate the double click, as well as how to properly activate the single click mode.
Single click and double click of the mouse
Computers have been an essential part of our lives for many years now. Either way, the truth is that many of the actions present in them are already taken as intrinsic to their nature, said is the case of double clicking. Even so, there are other modalities and options to consider on the mouse.
In particular, aspects such as configuring the pointer speed in Windows 10 must be taken into account, which also helps to fully customize the response of the mouse and of course the double click and the single click mode.
On computers with the Windows operating system, double-clicking is the default option present to open applications, files, and other types of documents. It is especially useful since with it we make sure that we are not constantly opening applications that we do not want to run.
The double click exists as safe to confirm the opening of applications or files. In addition, this function allows other tasks to be carried out when clicking only once, being in most cases pointing or moving files some of the most common functions.
On the other hand, there is also the function to use a single click and although it is not the default option present in Windows, many people prefer it over the double click. Using the one-click function, you can open documents, files and programs with just one click of your mouse.
This mode of use is more comfortable for many, something useful especially for people who come from other operating systems where this is the default function. Windows presents some solutions in relation to this, and you can choose this mode of use at any time.
If you want to use the one-click function, please read carefully the following guide that we have prepared specifically for this function.
How can I remove or enable double mouse click on Windows 10 system
Windows presents many options related to the customization of the operating system, related to our mouse it is also possible to change certain options. That is the case of the type of click that we use, be it double click or a single click.
To apply the click settings, read the following information carefully:
- This process can be done from any folder on your system.
- Locate yourself inside the selected folder, and click on the View tab at the top of the screen. All the boxes related to the configuration of the folders will appear, you must click on Options.
- A new window will appear, which you can configure to your liking. The second box Actions when clicking on an element is where the option we need to Activate is.
- By default it will be marked Double click to open it, in any case you must select Single click to open it.
- By activating the above option you will no longer have to double-click to open a file.
On the other hand, if you regret selecting this option, know that the previous tutorial works also to properly activate the double click. All you have to do is instead of selecting the single-click option, choose double-click.
Other options to consider with the mouse
If you want to make other settings to your mouse, it is best to access the mouse settings located in the control panel. Space where cursors are changed, aspects such as speed are modified or problems are even solved such as when the mouse pointer does not appear .
Note that here you can also modify other factors such as changing the mouse pointer and setting sound , a very responsive option for those who want a more present feedback. In addition, in the control panel there are many extra options that we recommend you evaluate to adapt the mouse to your needs.