Learn how to set Windows 7 to use the old dotted rectangle to select multiple objects.
A translucent rectangle is the box that appears when you left-click and drag your mouse creating a rectangle used to select multiple objects.
This guide shows you how to go back to the old dotted outline like the screen shot above instead of the new translucent window.
- Type adjust perf in the Start Menu’s search box and then press Enter on your keyboard.
- Uncheck Show translucent selection rectangle.
- Click OK to save the changes.
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