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How to change the MenuText/Description in context menu?

I went through bunch of context menu editors likes ContextEdit, ShellMenuNew, ShellNewHandler. None of these seems to give me an option to edit the MenuText. How do I change it.

I also tried searching in registry using default Registry Editor, none of them helped me.

Is it possible to add the name while creating context menu?

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.html\ShellNew]
"FileName"="index.html"
"SOMEKEY"="New HTML5 Doc"
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See stackoverflow.com/questions/6257543/… –  user177399 Dec 15 '13 at 14:10
    
good catch loper, I see that the friendly type name from the regfile key was what was spawning the muicache setting I changed. –  Knuckle-Dragger Dec 15 '13 at 14:15

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Right idea, wrong key. You'll need to find the sister key and do two things. First delete the "FriendlyTypeName" if it has one. Then edit the default value. I'll example you with .reg / regfile.

The .reg files template is in HKCR\.reg, but the "Registration Entries" text displayed in 'New' is from the HKCR\regfile default @ value.

Step 1) Delete / rename the 'FriendlyTypeName' if your key has one.

Step 2) Edit the default value to the new name. Effect is immediate.

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\regfile]
@="Registration Entries"
"FriendlyTypeName"=-
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