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How To add Right Click Menu Options Windows 8.1

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    Windows 8.1

    How To add Right Click Menu Options Windows 8.1


    Hello i was on windows 7 and i am using notepad++ for xml and text editior tool and its add option in right click menu to open with notepad check screenshots
    but i installed windows8.1 and using main administrator account disabled UAC but in windows 7 its not showing this option in right click menu and there are many other applications which adds option in right click menu to open it but in windiws 8.1 all disabled
    any idea how to turn that on?

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    San Jose - California
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    8.1x64PWMC Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64


    When you install notepad++, The installer should create a context menu for it. Try to re-install notepad++, right click on the Notepad++ Installer and run as Admin
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    Windows 8.1


    Quote Originally Posted by topgundcp View Post
    When you install notepad++, The installer should create a context menu for it. Try to re-install notepad++, right click on the Notepad++ Installer and run as Admin
    Alrready tried to run as ADMIN
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