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How to handle the opening of elements in ExplorerBrowser

Question / Problem

I want to handle the double click on a file in ExplorerBrowser myself. Is there an event I can use to catch the opening file and to cancel the open action?

Answer / Solution

Use the DefaultAction event. It is called when the user double-clicks an item, or opens it via pressing <Enter>.

You can cancel the default operation by setting the InvocationProcessed property of the passed event arguments to true.