Alter Explorer right click menu



Angus
07-10-2005, 01:14 AM
In Windows Explorer is it possible to remove some of the items from the right
click menu when a file is highlighted?

Thanks.

Wesley Vogel
07-10-2005, 01:14 AM
Yes.

Add or remove entries in the New objects list (ShellNew)
http://windowsxp.mvps.org/shellnew.htm

Add items to the New menu (aka ShellNew entries)
http://windowsxp.mvps.org/shellnewadd.htm

Manage the context-menu entries for folders, drives and Namespace objects
http://windowsxp.mvps.org/context_folders.htm

Customize Context Menus
http://www.annoyances.org/exec/show/article02-026

Customize the right click context menus
http://www2.technobabble.com.au/article182.html

Creating Context Menu Handlers
http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/shellcc/platform/shell/programmersguide/shell_int/shell_int_extending/extensionhandlers/contextmenuhandlers.asp

Customizing Right-Click Menu Options in Windows
http://www.jfitz.com/tips/rclick_custom.html

Or here...
http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_c.htm

Scroll down to:
Context Menu - Customizing Windows Explorer Context menu
(right click menu in windows explorer)


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Hope this helps. Let us know.

Wes
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User

In news:B2A4C454-4090-4F8F-AAC5-7E37C174B409@microsoft.com,
Angus <Angus@discussions.microsoft.com> hunted and pecked:
> In Windows Explorer is it possible to remove some of the items from the
> right click menu when a file is highlighted?
>
> Thanks.


Alter Explorer right click menu