Context menu is a menu which is usually invisible and only appears when you click any mouse button (usually it's right mouse button), providing relevant actions to the item you clicked on.

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Adding 'Move To' to windows file context menu

Something like 'Send to' (but it copies or creates shortcuts), I'd like to move (cut and paste) files to custom locations by just right clicking file > 'move to' > list of select few folders. Is ...
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Context menu for new file with template

Is it possible to add a new entry in the context menu New which will generate a file based on a fixed template? For example: I'd like to create a new html file where its content should be: ...
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Autohotkey AppsKey does not work properly in Chrome

I try the following hotkey in Chrome: !F3::Send {AppsKey}{Up} Chrome opens the context menu but it doesn't move the selected line in the context menu. Instead the {Up} command moves the scroll bar ...
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Change Gnome popup menus / combo boxes mouse click behaviour

Whe right clicking in windows that have popup menus you can hold mouse button, wait until popup appears and release above the desired item to click it. This is different from Windows that have popup ...
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How can I create context menu shortcut for famous file extension like JPG

I read that if I need to add item to the context menu for specific files type, I should do the following : in HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT at Regedit go to the file type you want to modify ((ex:.jpg)) and add ...
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How to organize Windows XP Explorer context menu items?

I understand fairly well how to create new commands for specific file types on Windows XP -- either through the Registry or editing the File Types on the Windows Explorer; in those cases, I tend to ...
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Access folder right-click from inside the folder in Windows 7

In Windows XP, if you had a folder open in Explorer, you could access the right-click context menu of a folder by right-clicking the folder icon in the titlebar of the Explorer window. In Win7 this ...
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How do avoid context menu in opensuse to open on mousepress

I am using opensuse 12.1 via a virtual maschine. I'm using Gnome 3.2.1 and having this annoying problem, that whenever I want to open the context menu with the right mouse button it opens directly ...
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Remove Windows built-in items from right-click (context) menu

My question is similar to this one, except mine differs in one part: The right click (context) menu is minimal and clean on a fresh installation of Windows I have to disagree. There are at least ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 - Cannot Change DNS Domain Context on Some Machines

So I have a small Windows Server 2008 R2 network consisting of a domain controller, a file server, sql server, etc. All machines are joined to a windows domain (CPUSHIELD.COM) and show up in Active ...
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Thunar Custom Actions appear twice

I'm currently using Debian Wheezy (aka testing) with XFCE desktop environment and Thunar. Almost all the custom actions I have created so far appear twice in Thunar context menu. I'm not at my Linux ...
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Can I move the services menu to the top of the contextual menu?

Is it possible to move the services section of the contextual menu from the bottom to the top?
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How to edit Google Chrome page context menu?

I would like to remove some items from the webpage context menu in Google Chrome (like 'Open in new window', 'Search with Google` etc.). How can I do it? Is there any extension which could help me?
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Adding a new (hidden) “Delete” Context Menu item to Windows 7

I would like to add a new "Delete" context menu item such that I can delete large amounts of files and folders with a single right click without using explorer because of how slow it is. I have ...
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Windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file error in custom context menu command

I'm trying to add a custom option to the context menu in windows 7 and I've made the appropriate modification needed in the registry and the option appears in the context menu the way I wanted but ...
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Set an icon for “Copy/Paste/Delete” Windows default context menu options?

Is it possibly to set a custom icon for the default Windows context menu options like "Copy", "Cut", "Copy", "Delete" and "Sendto"? I think all that kind of shellext are managed by CLSID's so... is ...
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Copy as path with auto-hyperlink

I frequently use the shift + right-click 'Copy as path' context menu, but when pasting, it results in a quoted version of the file path eg: "C:\Folder\myFile.txt" After pasting it, it is really ...
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Windows context menu option for “Copy a link to file”?

Is there a way to add a context menu option for copying a link to a file to include in a plaintext email (or something that accomplishes the same thing in Outlook) for Windows 7? For example, if I ...
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Eclipse/Subclipse skip Team submenu

I am working in Eclipse Kepler on an Android project and all files are version controlled by Subversion. In Eclipse I have Subclipse installed and it works well. If I want to commit or update a file ...
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Removing File type association from Windows 8

I have created a metro style app similar to Windows Photo Viewer using C#. The app is also displayed in the OpenWith context menu of image files. But, due to some reasons the app is not working. So, I ...
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Add Windows Explorer context menu item for SASS --watch option?

How would I add a context menu item when right-clicking a .scss file to get SASS to watch it? Example CLI command: sass --watch MySassStyle.scss --style compressed The above command is used after ...
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Firefox keyboard shortcuts to menu items / add-on functions

At the moment I'm using context menus a lot to access commands in Firefox, but I would like to replace this repetitive clicking and searching with keyboard shortcuts for the common tasks that I ...
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Outlook 2010 context menu for attached files lacking “print” option

Yo stackers =) My coworker likes to right-click on PDF attachments and send them directly to the printer. Her new computer runs Windows 7 OS with Outlook 2010 mail client. I cannot find any options ...
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How can I add a directory's contents to its own context menu in windows explorer?

I want to add a context menu item for folders that opens a sub menu containing the folder's contents: files and sub folders. Ideally, those sub folders would act the same way, opening another sub ...
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Multiple “Open” In Context Menu (Windows 7)?

I have Zend Studio 8.0.1 installed on my computer. But I have a problem with context menu. I have multiple "Open" in context menu when i try to open PHP file. Here's what I'm talking about: The ...
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Metacity, put “roll up” back in context menu?

In Metacity, for a while, if you right-clicked a titlebar (or pressed alt-space), "Roll up" was one of the menuitems. These days, it's gone, which is disappointing since it was the only thing in that ...
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Is there a better way to edit context menus in Visual Studio 2012 Ultimate?

I've installed a bunch of extensions in VS2012 and now there are way too many items in my context menu (i.e. right-click in code window). I know I can edit the menu in Tools -> Customize -> Commands, ...
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Customize Explorer's context-menu

When I right-click a folder, the first entries are: Open, Open in New Window, Scan (Avast), Compress (WinRar). When I right-click a folder shortcut in the Favorites side bar, the order is: Compress ...
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Windows 8 Send To Context Menu For Mail

I used to have a send to mail context menu in Windows 7 which would add a bunch of selected files as attachment to my desired email client (Thunderbird). Is there a way to enable this in Windows 8? ...
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Forcebind context menu

I have a question on ForceBindIP, quite an old topic located here: Need help creating advanced context menu command in Windows 7 (x64). I'm trying to use this method to replicate the same context ...
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WinRAR: Extract broken files from context menu

Is it possible to extract broken archives from the context menu in Windows? I would like something like this in the context menu: Extract here Extract here (keep broken) Maybe by changing/adding ...
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How can I get Opera to accurately populate the Speed Dial portion of the taskbar context menu?

The taskbar recent documents lists are a very handy feature in Windows 7+. Opera 18.0 uses a variation on this, showing pages from your Speed Dial instead. Groovy! Except the documents shown are ...
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How can I clean up Services menus?

OSX's Services are great, and they could be brilliant -- but the UI for managing them (Sys Prefs > Keyboard > Shortcuts) is a mess: the window isn't resizable, there's no overview, you can't sort the ...
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Disable Back and Forward from context menu

In Chromium, I get this when I right click: Often, I release the button quickly, which by default selects Back. I find this option rather useless, I usually go back and forth either by keyboard or ...
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system wide (global) context menu linux

Is there a way to have system wide (global) context menu in linux like the services menu in mac osx which is shown below?
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Making Windows Explorer context menu entries visble only under certain conditions?

In Windows Explorer, is it possible to add a context menu entry tp a file type that is only visible if certain conditions hold? In particular, I would like to add a context menu entry to folders for ...
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How to add “current desktop location” to context menu of desktop [windows 8 x64]

In Windows 7 I used "right click extender" from the Windows Club it was using this code: 'Open Desktop Wallpaper File Location Set WshShell = WScript.CreateObject("WScript.Shell") Set fso = ...
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Taskbar context menu appearing behind taskbar when jump list is being shown

I've noticed something weird in Windows 8. When I right-click the taskbar, the context menu shows up normally. However, when right-clicking the taskbar with a Jump List open, the menu appears behind ...
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How to add a background context menu in Windows XP?

Can I add a context menu command when right clicking a white (empty) area inside a folder Windows Explorer? I know this is possible in Windows 7 (by editing registry), but the same trick doesn't work ...
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Is there a way to put “copy to” in the context menu in IE9?

I have searched high and low. Maybe looking too hard. But surely there is a way to add "Copy to WordPad" as a right click option for the address bar in IE9. I could accept "copy to notepad" except ...
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Why is the context menu only halfway appearing?

When I right-click, the outline and shadow of the context menu shows up, but the actual menu doesn't show, nor even a placeholder of blank/white space. How would I go about fixing this? I've attached ...
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Possible to set keyboard shortcuts for items in context menus?

Is there a way to set (non-native) keyboard shortcuts for items in context menus? In Firefox, there's an addon I use that adds entries to the right-click context menu. I'd like to be able to engage ...
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remove context menu items for standard account in windows 7

Is there a way i can remove context menu items for only a standard account and not the administrator account in windows 7, especially from the desktop context menu?
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Windows 7 'All Programs' folders self-close on right-click

Odd issue on my Windows 7 Professional (32-bit) system. If I click on the Start 'orb' then navigate to 'All Programs', then navigate to any of the folders that appear at the bottom of the list (like ...
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Adding custom new file like index.php and index.htm on ShellNew

This is related to Windows 7 - Add an item to 'new' context menu But does anyone know how I can change the filename being used when I right-click a folder and select new? I need it to be ...
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Win: How to add registry shell extension for all selected folders

I would like to be able to add Open Selected with Sublime Text 2 context menu that will open all selected items in one sublime text window (on the side bar). When I execute "C:\Program Files\Sublime ...
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osx: how to manage Services menu, reorder items?

The ordering of services in the Services context menu seems totally random. Is there any way to edit it? In addition, sometimes added/modified services (that I created) don't show up immediately.
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add to the highlight context menu?

I'd like to be able to select some text, and instead of the normal copy, be able to choose another option of a name I choose, that runs some other program of my choosing. How do I do that?
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is there software or a reg back to add a specific item in the context menu for specific executables?

is there software or a reg hack to add a specific item in the context menu for specific executables or icons of executables? e.g. right clicking a notepad icon would have an option to open a.ext in ...
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Windows 8.1 Explorer crash only on graphic extension files *.jpg *.png etc

Like in title, when right click on graphic files explorer crashes. No alerts or any windows with solution text etc. Explorer just shuts down and restarts. EDIT: 2014-03-29 I Did tried: download ...