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Can sub-folders be created on the Explorer context "send to" menu

An alternative approach for your reference: Save followings as *.reg and import to registry (adapted from Sully@Wilders Security) Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shell\My ...
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Send to menu not shows all the entries in SendTo folder

According to https://winhelponline.com/xp/sendtofix.htm, it could be a problem with some registry entries that manage the SendTo functionality. They have a script that should fix it. It was ...
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"sendto" all selected files into a folder

I would like to select multiple files and have the batch file move them all into the new folder If you are planning on using the first file to name your destination folder you can make use of %*: %* ...
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Windows “Send to Compressed (zipped) Folder [in different location]"

As you saw, the Windows built in zip functionality always creates the zip in the same folder as the source. However, there's a workaround: Create a dummy zip file on/in the destination drive/folder ...
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"sendto" all selected files into a folder

After processing the first file, use shift to move the next parameter (which is currently %2) into the %1 position, then goto back to the beginning. (Also, don't forget to check whether it's empty, to ...
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Add an item to the 'send to' menu for ALL users (win7)

If you are managing your computers / users with Group Policies, you can create a shortcut in the Send To folder. Here are a couple write up on how to do that: Adding shortcuts on desktop using Group ...
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What is the difference between "Send To" and "Copy or Cut and Paste" method in Windows?

In short, the difference is that copy/cut-paste is usually easier to use (since it has keyboard shortcut), but their results is also more predictable than the "Send to". When using "Send to", what ...
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Windows 10 "send to" and default file association configuration - all users

C:\Users\Default will be applied only when a new user is created. To copy it into every existing users SendTo, you need to write a simple batch script: copy "<yourfile with path>" %APPDATA%\...
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How to stop Windows from adding a Bluetooth shortcut in the SendTo folder?

For anyone else wandering across this page, I was stumped for quite a bit on this one. I tried using Group Policy→User Configuration→Policies→Preferences→Windows Settings→...
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How to stop Windows from adding a Bluetooth shortcut in the SendTo folder?

I have found that hiding the SendTo short-cut solves your problem by making the short-cut invisible. You should find the short-cut in %APPDATA%\Microsoft\Windows\SendTo\. Open cmd, then type:- cd "%...
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How to change the order of Send To menu items on windows 7?

As you've found, SendTo sorts entries alphanumerically, consistent with the default behavior of Windows Explorer. I don't presently have a system on which I can experiment. But a search leads to ...
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Send shortcut to specific folder from the 'Send To' context menu?

Select and copy the destination folder in Windows Explorer. Type shell:sendto in Run dialog (Winkey+R). Right click and blank spot and choose Paste Shortcut. Sending in Send To is equivalent to ...
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Does MacOS have an equivalent to Windows' Send to/Bluetooth context menu in Explorer?

Well, it has AirDrop, but there's no Windows client for it, so I don't think you have a fast way to do this. BTW, you don't have to 'dig around' for any file you can see on the desktop, just drop it ...
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How to use a PowerShell Script in the Windows "SendTo" folder?

There was a solution on StackOverflow for this: https://stackoverflow.com/a/15934981/651934 In short, surround the parameter with single quotes. In your case, the following should work: C:\Windows\...
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Send to menu not shows all the entries in SendTo folder

Note that all other answers (as of 27th Dec 2021) explains a fix for a issue where shortcuts is not recognized by the SendTo menu. It does not solve the "issue" (or lacking Windows feature) ...
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Send to menu not shows all the entries in SendTo folder

Here's the PowerShell equivalent of Ramesh's code (without version checking). This can be pasted into a PowerShell Admin Console or saved as a .ps1 file. New-PSDrive -Name HKCR -PSProvider Registry -...
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