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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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Firefox right-click “Search with …” on key shortcut

When I right-click on the highlighted text in Firefox, it shows an option "Search "text" with Google". Is it possible to set this option on key shortcut?
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Context menus flash rainbow colors before menu appears

This is one of the strangest Windows bugs I've experienced. All of my context menus appear as animated color-wheels for a split second before the real menu appears: What could be causing this ...
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How can I right-click an HTML link, choose “Print” and bypass the printer selection menu?

Is it possible in Windows 2008 R2 to be able to right click an HTML link (with IE as default, Chrome doesn't have the "Print" option on the right-click) and completely bypass the printer selection ...
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Add “PowerShell Here” and “Command Window Here” to right click menu for drives, folders, and current directories

I've tried applying and editing the .reg files, for example, here and here But can't seem to get a "PowerShell Here" and "Command Window" here option in all right click menus without holding Shift ...
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Debian, doesn't work the option “Open in the terminal”

Opening nautilus and using the usual right-click and then clicking on "open the terminal" nothing happens. This has happened after (I think) the daily update of Debian or the installation of ...
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Right click a csv file to read in RStudio?

I would like the ability to right click on a .csv file and read it in RStudio (an IDE for the statistical language R). When I say "read it in RStudio" I mean open up RStudio with the line ...
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IE Right-Click Save Target As .DWG File type Error

Background: My web application allows users to upload images and files that are later available for download by presenting a link that the user can Right-Click Save As. My issue: In Internet ...
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How do I right-click when connected to my Windows 7 PC from my Android Tablet?

I have installed on my Acer Iconia 10 Android Tablet the Microsoft Remote Dektop application. I've successfully connected to my PC from my Tablet, and now I have a really, really basic question - ...
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Disable Google Chrome “Save page as…” or “Save as…” [duplicate]

In Google Chrome is there a way to disable "Save page as" or "Save as"? Is it possible to disable the context menu (right click)?
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How to add Sticky Note to Right Click-->“New” Menu

I'm talking about the menu that appears when you right-click on the desktop. Then if you look in the list there should be something labeled "New", and when you hover over this it shows you options ...
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How to stop having to press enter in drop down menus? [closed]

I used a different PC the other day and noticed that for example in order to extract a file in Windows 7 using WinRAR I needed to only press right click+e, as opposed to right click+e+enter when ...
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Right Click Items appears in grey boxes

I am using Windows 8.1 64bit. Suddenly all of my right click items are appearing in grey boxes. I don't know how this happened and i can't find any solution on the Web. Images:
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Hold a keyboard key to turn a left click into a right click

Ok, guys. I have a Logitech touch pad that I'm using with Windows. There are some games (Diablo 3 mostly) that heavily use the mouse's right and left clicks. It's not convenient for me to constantly ...
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How to install a program in Windows 7? [closed]

Is it Right Click > Run As Administrator or Double Click? I had to uninstall and reinstall some programs many times to get it to work and I'm not sure it is because I chose one or the other. ...
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VLC is not installing the content menu

I tried twice installing VLC including the content menu (right click) option However it is not appearing at the right click. What can I do to include it?
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Smartgit and Windows 8.1 - Context menu integration not working

The file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action. ... The usual error message. I have installed shmnview (by Nirsoft), and checked the context menu entry. "C:\Program ...
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Copying Printer Shortcuts From Windows to Mac

All my school computers have a folder that has the drivers for each printer in the building. If I type up a project or essay on my Mac, I have to transfer the document from my Mac to the school ...
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Why I am not able to see folder icons in Windows Explorer and Properties window takes time to open after I right click on file or folder

I am facing this issue after installing windows update on Windows 8.1 x64 machine. I am not able to see icons / thumbnails of folders in Windows Explorer. The other issue I am facing is whenever I ...
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Two middle clicks on touch pad no longer work, but works on USB mouse

Not sure if this is the best StackExchange to ask this on, but my touch pad recently started malfunctioning slightly. I have a Synaptics touchpad, where it has one set of buttons (left, middle, ...
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XP Right Click doesn't work for multiple selection

When I right click on a text file and select 'Open' it opens the file in notepad. But when I click multiple text files then select 'Open' nothing happens. Can someone help me on this? If it could be ...
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How do I remove items from my Windows 8 context menu? [duplicate]

So first, here's what my actual context menu looks like: These useless options were added by third-party programs, and apparently I can't delete them using the "traditional" programs recommended on ...
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Windows Explorer crashes on right click or startup

I am having problems using Windows Explorer on Windows 8. Whenever I start the program from the taskbar, it immediately crashes. However, I can gain access to it by opening it with any folder (e.g. ...
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What's the meaning of “NoWorkingDirectory” string value in Windows Registry?

Empty "NoWorkingDirectory" string value is often used in Windows Registry when user-defined Right-Click menu items are created. For example to be able to open PowerShell when right-clicking on folder ...
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How to add an item named “Open in Explorer” to right-click context-menu after I have selected some text?

For Windows 7 and above, I constantly ran into a situation like: go to THE_DIRECTORY and do something. Every time I have to copy THE_DIRECTORY and use Win+E to open an Explorer, and then paste the ...
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Cannot create any new file when I right click in windows?

Usually when I right click on my windows 7 pc I have the options to create a new file. Such as txt or bitmap or so. But now I do not have this option anymore. When I right click and select new I only ...
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Context Menu (Right Click) keyboard shortcut in Mac OS X

Is it really possible to invoke a context menu using a keyboard shortcut instead of clicking the right/alt mouse button in OS X? In particular, I would like a menu-key-like feature in OS X. I am ...
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Add new right click-new options? [duplicate]

Whenever I need to create a C, C++, Batch, HTML, or Javascript file I need to open a new text document and save it with a different file extension. Is there a way I can add a new option to the Right ...
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Clicking on desktop causes C++ error instead of bringing up context menu

I just got a new computer running Win7 x64 Pro. When I right-click on the desktop, I get an error instead of a context menu. Here's a screenshot: And in text: Microsoft Visual C++ Debug Library ...
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Right click drag drop not working

I used to be able to right click and drag and drop into a new folder. To move a group of files into a new folder using tortoisehg source control. The right click drag drop doesn't seem to be ...
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Disable Google Chrome Context Menu

Ok, we are setting up a computer lab for students. They will be only using one website, and they like to break the computers, go to game sites, download music, etc, every chance possible. We are ...
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Right ElanTech touchpad button not working in Linux

Problem: Hardware right button of touchpad doesn't work in Linux, but is working fine in Win8. Have tried several psmouse patches, xinput configs ets... nothing helps :( OS: Debian Jessie 64bit ...
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No More Gutter for Context Menu on Windows 7 (Only for Files)

I installed Moo0 Rightclicker and I believe after that the problems began. Notice the difference: On the left is what happens when I right click the desktop or a folder, and on the right when I ...
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Firefox right-click opens lengthy non-responsive context menu

When I tried to save a picture I noticed when I right-click in Firefox it opens up a long menu, that wasn't like this before. Here is what it looks like now: No matter what I click on, nothing ...
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Linux Bash Command, Right click file and execute the file like a script

Warning: First I am new, please don't kill me. I searched for right click executes for the past two hours and didn't find what I am looking for. I am trying to make a program that you right click on ...
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Add “Edit With Photoshop” To Right Click Menu

Is there a way to add an option "Edit with Photoshop" to the right click menu in Windows? I know I can just go to "Open With > Adobe Photoshop CS6" but that's about 3 extra steps. Thanks.
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Windows 8 right click on desktop bugs

I have upgraded my windows 7 to windows 8 and i got some issue when I make right click on desktop it stuck there , the mouse still loading and nothing happend. Here is an example : ...
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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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Remove “SkyDrive Pro” from context menu?

I've recently installed Microsoft Office 2013 and noticed a new SkyDrive Pro option is added to the context menu when I right click on a file or folder. I'm not using SharePoint and do not want that ...
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Calculate checksum of file from right-click menu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Looking for MD5 utility that integrates to Windows What would be the easiest way to have the checksum of a file shown in a message box using the right click menu on the ...
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How to exit from fullscreen mode of Putty?

This annoyed me for a while, but as usual; really annoying problems have quite simple solutions. Some sw I just don't use often enough to remember its hotkeys, like PuTTY. So I end up using the ...
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Right Clicking error in windows 7 windows explorer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows Explorer Hangs on Right-Click Whenever I right-click something in windows explorer other than favorites, libraries, computer, or network (the main headings in ...
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How to deactivate firefox right-click when I am on a Google Drive document?

When I use Google spreadsheet document I use to right-click to add comments for instance. But each time I right-click the firefox context menu is display over the spreadsheet context menu. So how to ...
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Windows 8 desktop cannot be right-clicked + graphical glitch

I just upgraded my Windows 7 Pro (64-bit) to Windows 8 Pro (64-bit) and when I right-click on my desktop to change the wallpaper and settings, the wallpaper becomes grey (disappears) and the ...
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Add Item to Right-Click Context menu of Desktop but NOT Explorer?

In Windows 7, I recently tried to add an item to my right click context menu that would only appear when the Desktop was right clicked, but it appears whenever I right click in blank space in any ...
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How to disable right click on certain websites

I am not asking this question from a web developer but from an end-user. I am using several web sites (google drive, evernote and so on) that have context menu that activates upon a right click ...
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add menu items to SHIFT + right click menu on Windows

The point is to add right click menu items only for shift+right click. Don't even bother: regular right click is all over the web, but i want to add some items that wouldn't clutter my right click. ...
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Edit Windows Context Menu entries after right-click drag and drop operation [closed]

In RegEdit, where can I find the Context Menu for right mouse button drag & drop? So like when you right-click and hold on a folder then move the cursor to desktop to get "Move here", "Copy here" ...
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How to temporarily stop web pages intercepting a right-click?

Some websites like Google Drive intercept right-clicks and provide their own context menu. This is usually what I want, but sometimes I still want to do a normal, native browser right-click. Is ...
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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 ...