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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Can I add a “new -> blank document” option to the context menu? [duplicate]

I was wondering if it was possible to add the option to create new documents without extension from the context menu. This would enable me to create and structure my applications faster and more ...
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How can I add an item to the new-context-menu?

Because I'm new here I cannot add my question to How can I add an item to the 'new' context menu?, so I start a "new" question. As Windows 10 admin I can change the registry to create a new ...
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Chrome - Selected Text - Right Click [LOOK UP] - How to disable

After some recent update Chrome fro Mac got this SUPER ANNOYING feture. When you select text and right click it, menu comes up. I often used "Search Google for" but now the first thing in menu is LOOK ...
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On Windows, is there a way to open selected text as a folder?

For example, say I have the text somewhere (Notepad, Word...): Go to directory C:\Program Files, then... I'd like to select what's in bold, right-click and have a menu item saying "Go to C:\...
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How can I add a context menu extension for the root directory?

To add an option Open with FolderSize to the Explorer context menu I added the following key to the registry: Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\Open ...
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How do I remove the (Default) REG_SZ?

How do I remove the (Default) REG_SZ from a key and replace it with a REG_EXPAND_SZ value with the same name? The REG_SZ type doesn't suit my purposes, but the command expects the 1st (or only value ...
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Extract rar file to preset folder

Normally when I want to unpack a rar file in Windows Explorer, what I do is right click and drag the file to the desired folder (in the left tree) and then select "extract here". This is through ...
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How to enable Open With menu on unknown file types?

The "Open with..." pop-out menu is missing for unknown file types. How to get it back? This might seem like a duplicate; however, I have tried multiple methods posted on the internet, and none of ...
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Rename “New” Context Menu Items in Registry?

I have a messy Context Menu, so I often have to clean it up with the Registry Editor, because my programs seem to want to hog a spot there. However, I do not know how to rename items in the "New" tab. ...
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Add context menu to .exe files

I've added a few custom context menus in the past, very successfully. However, I am trying to add an option to disable dpi scaling from the context menu, as many applications require me to go to ...
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Menu accelerators for Gnome 3 windows

In most window managers, pressing alt+space brings up the window context menu. Often the context menu items are navigable using home/end, pgup/pgdn, and menu accelerators (so, say alt+space, c, or alt+...
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Mapping right-click context menu action (Key F14) to a key combination

I don't have the F14 (The context-menu looking key?) on my laptop keyboard. I would love if I can map another key combination to work instead. I guess there maybe two ways of doing that, but don't ...
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How to remove the Start Menu's context menu in Windows 10

I'm trying to disable the right click on start menu apps in Windows 10. By tweaking few of StartMenu & Taskbar GPOs, I'm able to disable most of the context menu options except "turn live tile on/...
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How to re-enable disabled right click menu in browser?

I am used to using the right click menu to navigate webpage, which allows me to go backward or forward on a page without moving the cursor to the navigation bar. I mostly use Firefox. But some ...
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Custom command to explorer context menu (for currently browsing folder or desktop) [duplicate]

I use Command Prompt (and other programs) really often. What i want is add them as custom command for context menu of Windows Explorer. But not for specific file extension or folder, or all ...
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Is it possible to replace win+x “Command prompt” with git bash?

I know there is an option to replace the Command Prompt with Powershell in the Windows+X menu, I'd really like to replace it with Git Bash. I looked around the registry but nothing caught my eye ...
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How to rearrange or remove items in Google Chrome's right-click context menu in OS X?

Here is what Chrome's context menu looks like right now for me: Is it possible to move Inspect Element to the bottom of the menu? Or is it possible to remove the bottom two menu items? I never add ...
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Disable contextmenu item on desktop background of Windows

Scenario I'm using Windows 10, but I have the same problem In other Windows versions. I've added a custom item in my Windows contextmenu, it is intended to be accesible by right-clicking from a ...
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How to show option in windows context menu on right click only if has directory

For example if you right click on any simple folder Tortoise Git doesn't show "Git Sync" in the menu but if you go to folder that has .git folder its shows up. How I can do that? I only found that ...
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Right-click menu lag only for a specific icon (strange Windows 10 bug)

This is a weird one - the context menu in Windows 10 takes a few seconds to pop up when I right-click an icon. Specifically, the File Explorer icon that's pinned to the taskbar by default does this. ...
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Context Menu of Pinned File in Taskbar - Where is this File?

Question states it already. I want to know where the Pinned File is located on the hard drive. I can open it with a left-click. I can not search for it because of #!$%§ windows see Image number 2. ...
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ForceBindIP context menu

So I have a problem with Forcebindip and the context menu. I have installed ForceBindIP in syswow64 folder and I use 64bit Windows 8.1 I have a regkey which contains: Windows Registry Editor Version ...
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“Mount” for .ISO's disappeared from context menu

I have Windows 10 and when right clicking on .ISO files there is usually "Mount" as an option. But when I installed Nero Burning Room, "Mount" disappeared from the context menu. How can I add it ...
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Missing “Browse Back” Button in Context Menu on Windows 8

On Windows 7 in the Explorer for File Browsing when you Right-Click (without any selection) you get a menu (kind of context menu) with several options, like changing the view and so on. On Windows 7 ...
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Print First Page Only from Context Menu

I batch print Excel and PDF files regularly using the Print option in the Windows context menu (by right clicking on the files). The problem is that some files have several pages; is it possible to ...
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can I modify the appearance of file context menu in Windows 10 build 10537?

Upgraded to Windows 10 build 10537 The new context menu occupies a huge amount of space The spacing between items is too big & difficult to manage when there are a lot of items Is there a way ...
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Custom menu item in Windows context menu works incorrectly

I added menu item to Windows context menu based on this tutorial: link I run BAT file instead of notepad.exe. My BAT file runs "del" command. It works fine with all files except files ending with "....
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How to avoid ContextMenu after long mouse press in Firefox OS Simulator

I installed a chat app in Firefox OS Simulator. That app adds contextmenu event listeners, in which it allows me to remove individual messages. However, that event listener prevents me from ...
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General right-click / context menu on Windows 10 doesn't load all options on first attempt

The first attempt to right-click anywhere in any context in Windows 10 results in a long narrow menu without icons or text. Clicking again results in partial menu, and the third click usually works ...
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Context menu buttons do not unhighlight when mouse leaves button

I recently upgraded to Windows 10, and I'm seeing a weird issue now: I don't think the issue was present when I first upgraded, because I probably would have noticed it earlier if that was the case....
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Mouse scrolling within a context menu [Windows]

For some instances, I do have a long right click context menu which results in some options being hidden, requiring clicking of the 'up' and 'down' buttons to see them. However, a mouse scroll is ...
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Add to Context Menu

So I'm trying to make a little Python script that will extract all items out of a folder into its parent directory. The script works fine but I want to add it to the context menu so whenever I right ...
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Can't add to directory context menu in Windows 10

In Windows 8.1 (and probably other versions as well) it was possible to add a program to the shell/context menu of any directory. However applying the method it doesn't seem to work in Windows 10. ...
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Add icon to context menu in quick access

I have recently been very irritated about the fact that there are no icons in the context menu of folders in the quick access menu. It would make it easier and quicker to differenciate context menu ...
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Amending a custom context menu command for moving files to a custom Dropbox folder

How do I change this context menu command to open a single explorer window even if multiple files have been selected? The code below effectively moves the files selected to a custom folder in Dropbox....
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How do I run “vagrant up” from a context-menu in Windows?

I have a repo with a Vagrantfile. I use to clone it from Mac, Linux and Win depending on the location I'm working at. When cloning in Windows I would love to right-click the Vagrantfile and choose a ...
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Right clicking start menu items brings up blue menu (Windows 8.1)

When I right click on an item, this happens: Other context menus are unchanged: PC is running Windows 8.1 64-bit, AMD radeon graphics, Intel i7 processor. More detailed specs can be provided.
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Edit contextmenu in other applications

Currently I am playing around with ContextMenu's inside Windows. Now I want to add a contextmenu entry to every right click menu, even outside the Windows Explorer. So applications like Chrome, ...
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Can't right-click Taskbar Icons on Windows 10 [duplicate]

I restarted my PC many times, I also have restarted the Windows Explorer task but it doesn't work. I cannot right-click icons on Taskbar, I can't even click on the Start menu. EDIT: I don't know if ...
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Windows 10: PuTTY does not work correctly with the taskbar context menu?

When right clicking on the PuTTY icon in the Windows 10 taskbar, I get recent connections. Clicking on one of those just opens the PuTTY main page. Instead of connecting to that connection. Is it me? ...
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Right-click on taskbar's icon and slabs in start will not open context menu on windows 10

I just upgraded from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 and found out that when I right-click icons on taskbar for unpin them nothing happened after click. I though it was just delay so I waited few minutes ...
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Remove “Open in new window” without breaking File Explorer shortcut

I wanted to remove that option from the context menu in Windows. The fix that shows up everywhere is to apply to following changes to the registry: Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [-...
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Windows 10 context menus show up blank

Something weird is going on with my context menus in my Windows 10 installation. They are showing up blank. In the first day after installing it has happened 2 or 3 times. But today, it's happening ...
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Open With… context menu item versus Open With>

For most file types in my Windows machine, I can create a default program to Open the file and any additional programs that I can choose to open with. For example, my .jpg file type is set to open by ...
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Change default “Edit” application

When right clicking on a file in Windows - a PNG in this example - I know you can change the default app it opens with, but files such as PNG's also have an Edit option. Is it possible to change the ...
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Context Menu Missing 'Send To' Entries

My installation of Windows 10 Pro x64 is missing entries in the 'Send To' context menu entry. In the past, I had programs list there, but now I have absolutely nothing listed at all. The only thing ...
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Modify right click context menu with copy filename or copy full file path

I'm wanting to modify the right click context menu for windows explorer. I need to select a number of files and right click on them and copy the file path. Ideally I would also like the option of ...
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Replace Command Prompt with Powershell on Power User Menu

I would like to replace the Command Prompt option on the power user (Winx) menu with and option for Powershell. Like many Windows user I've slowly been transitioning from using the traditional windows ...
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Editing context menu for executable/application on Windows [duplicate]

For some reason, when I right click on an application instead of the context menu displaying "open" or "run" it replaces it as shown below. Does anyone know how to change that back to normal in the ...
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Software - Right click context menu not working

The context menus are not showing when I right click on my laptop. Does anyone know how to enable it please? I'm running Windows7. I've tried holding down the right key for some time and I've added ...