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FileZilla can't drag and drop to Windows Explorer

Drag&Drop from FileZilla remote panel to Windows Explorer requires a "copy hook" shell extension. That kind of shell extensions got broken in Windows 10 version 1803. So all applications that ...
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Gnome Shell extensions cannot be activated

On ubuntu 22.04 you may need to start the extensions program, and re-enable extensions using the top-right slider.
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Gnome Shell Extension Key Binding

TL;DR Here is a class: KeyManager: new Lang.Class({ Name: 'MyKeyManager', _init: function() { this.grabbers = new Map() global.display.connect( 'accelerator-...
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Gnome Shell extensions cannot be activated

You should have a look to Gnome Tweaks. I'm not familiar with PopOS but you can install it with one of the following commands sudo apt install gnome-tweaks or sudo apt install gnome-tweak-tool Then ...
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Windows explorer folder context menu closes itself

In my case the reason was Google Drive Backup & Sync was running. As soon as I stopped it, my context menu was not disappearing anymore.
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How can I install filezilla's shell extension?

From the Filezilla wiki : Re-registering the shell extension (Windows only) Especially on Vista or Windows 7 it can happen that Drag&Drop fails and you get an error message stating the shell ...
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"Open with GitKraken" shell extension doesn't work

Open the Windows registry editor and go to key HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\Background\shell\GitKraken\command. The default value will be set to something like: "X:\Users\username\AppData\Local\...
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Add a "Right-click on a .WAV file, Convert to MP3" extension to Explorer

Assumed that ffmpeg.exe is included by path variable, use cmd /q /c for %%I in ("%1") do ffmpeg -i %%I -acodec libmp3lame -vn -ar 44100 -ac 2 -ab 256k "%%~nI.mp3" as one-liner without bat file.
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How to list Explorer extensions and disable them?

Check this location in the registry and see if there is a sub-key called 'Blocked'. I found my sharing tabs disappeared because the CLSID was located there: \HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\...
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Classic Shell's "Shut Down..." button is missing

On some of them the "Shut Down..." button is missing You have "Don't display this item" selected for "Shutdown". To fix this: Right click the "Start" button and select "Settings". Select the "...
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Do TortoiseGit and other shell extensions try to process remote fle systems?

Go to TortoiseGit settings to the page "Icon Overlays". There you can configure which type of paths should be scanned in general or you can restrict the scanning to entered paths. See https://...
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How can I install filezilla's shell extension?

If you did install FileZilla using its installer, it should be enough to just restart your machine. Though if you are using Windows 10 version 1803, the root problem is different and registration won'...
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What is "Bluewire General Property Sheet" in Windows shell extensions?

I looked at the BWContextHandler.dll with a text editor, it is related to Bluetooth, even if you do not have Bluetooth hardware it is part of the original Windows installation files. I would not ...
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Registering a property sheet shell extension for Win10 and Win11 doesn't work for .arw file

Answering my own question: I had to write a new key: HKCR\SystemFileAssociations\.arw\shellex\PropertySheetHandlers and a subkey with my property sheet handler name having default value equal to his ...
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Install gnome-shell extension on command line?

I've recently come across gnome-extensions-cli, which seems to have been around for some time, but has only recently gained new activity (see Code frequency of the project). I think it's a great tool, ...
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Install gnome-shell extension on command line?

You can install from a .zip file with: gnome-extensions install ./custom-hot-corners-extendedG-dH.github.com.v11.shell-extension.zip It may not work immediately after installation (nor will the addon ...
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Add a "Right-click on a .WAV file, Convert to MP3" extension to Explorer

Instead of registry hacking you could just put the .bat file (or a .lnk file pointing to it) into %APPDATA%\Microsoft\Windows\SendTo. Here's a cygwin + bash solution for the file extension problem, ...
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Add a "Right-click on a .WAV file, Convert to MP3" extension to Explorer

Here is a solution with a .BAT file (don't know if it's possible without a BAT file). The key is to use %~n1.mp3, as explained here. File ____LameMP3me.bat: "D:\Documents\software\____PORTABLE\...
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Restore visibility of shell namespace extension

See if this key is set: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\ ... Explorer\FolderDescriptions\{GUID}\PropertyBag\ThisPCPolicy If it's set to "Hide"... your extension stays ...
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Add menu items to SHIFT + right click menu on Windows

While searching for solutions on how I can add the command to regular right click, i stumbled upon this question. I already had the solution to open the command prompt window on shift+right click and ...
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How to open a EAR/WAR file in windows 7

Try this one: Jar Explorer Apart from browsing WAR,EAR,JAR,ZIP,APK files you can see content of file, decompile java classes and even edit some files without unpacking. click to see screenshot
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