Mac Problem: Icons on my desktop need multi click to open not one

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  1. MacBoii56 macrumors newbie

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    When i click an icon on my desktop it doesnt open i have to click it more then once and sometimes i have to click rapidly fast and more then once for it to open if you know how to fix it be leave a comment or respond to me A.S.A.P

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  2. MacDawg macrumors P6

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    Click once = select
    Double click (quickly) = open

    Woof, Woof - Dawg [​IMG]
     
  3. MacBoii56 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    Thanks

    thanks i just started using my mac and i use almost all my icons on the dock so now i using them on my desktop some of them because you helped the reason i didnt know is because i just switched from pc to mac two days ago so im still getting the hang of it thanks!
     
  4. MacDawg macrumors P6

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    Here is the Beginner's Guide

    it might help you in your transition
    Lots of good information

    Welcome to the Mac world and to the Forum

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  5. MacBoii56 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    Thanks i Check it Out !
    Mac to me is so much better then windows
    Thanks!
     
  6. -aggie- macrumors P6

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    Windows requires a double-click, as well, unless you changed that to one-click in Control Panel.
     

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