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Where does Internet Explorer store the last used upload directory?

I have an image of a user's hard drive from which I need to recover some photos, but I don't know the file names or directory they are stored in. The photos are not in any of the typical profile ...
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How to rename a file with the current date from the context menu in Explorer?

I want to be able to rename any file or folder with the current date, so I added the following key value to the registry, to get this option to show up in the right-click context menu: ...
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How can I add a contextual menu that will work ONLY on files of a specific folder?

I have been looking around and it's hard to find what I want. I know how to add context menus for files of particular extension through registry edit. I need to have context menu for all the files in ...
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Putting code into registry command key

I'm trying to do what's done in this question, but I want to attach it to a context menu on Directory so I can right-click on "Flatten Folder" and have it do it for me. That is, bring all the ...
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Why shell commands for PNG file in Windows 8 doesn't work?

I have exactly same task like here: Windows 7 - Add shell command for .png file But this solution doesn't work in Windows 8 for unknown reason only for PNG files. And I don't know why. I tried some ...
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Edit file description shell new menu

I've searched a lot but I cannot find a complete solution, I want to edit the file description in the explorer new file menu now i have: Explorer right-click > New > Notepad++ Document to ...
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Windows 7 - Add shell command for .png file

On Windows XP, you could go to Folder Options - File Types, select PNG, create a new action, such as this Action: Crush Application: "F:\Programs\PNGCrush\crush.bat" "%1" So you can right click on ...
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Windows 7 - right click menu commands for file types [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What program do you use to edit file associations in Vista and Windows 7? it was fairly easy to setup addition right click commands in windows XP. for example you ...
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How do I change the Windows Shell for only one User?

I tried using the tutorial listed here and it should have worked, but it didn't. I checked my spelling, my registry paths, and my values three times, and I followed every step correctly but it didn't ...
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Multiple “My Documents” folders?

I am having the issue, where, I have 2 folders called "My Documents". I recently edited my registry to make "Document" link in the Windows 7 start menu be a FOLDER link and not a LIBRARY link.. Here ...
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How to make Winrar look at XPI files as a RAR file?

I think it might be possible editing some settings on the registry. Can anyone tell me what I have to edit? So the shell methods will be the same for RAR and XPI files...
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Can I use REG_EXPAND_SZ for the locations of shell folders instead of REG_SZ

I'm working on re-arranging a number of the shell folders in windows 7 to utilize Dropbox to keep a set of machines in sync. I'd like to create a .reg file which I can use to update the locations of ...
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What's the best way to convert this complex “takeown” command into a shutdown script?

I found this command here. The command is structured as a registry modification that will add a "Take Ownership" entry in the standard Windows Explorer file/directory context menu. I can see where ...