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Customise File Explorer Dropdown Menu?

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    Windows 8.1 Pro X64

    Customise File Explorer Dropdown Menu?

    Is it possible to rearrange the content of the File Explorer Dropdown Menu?
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    I would like to move rename farther away from delete as I sometimes click too quickly and inadvertently delete files.

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    please check if there are too many options under these registries:

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    If so, you can delete some unwanted items to clear the context menu.
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    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit

    See this article at how-to-geek.
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    Posts : 209
    Windows 8.1 (HOME not Pro) 64bit

    there is an application somebody wrote to change your context menu graphically and easy to use.. not have to go into the registry and all that.. for the life-of-me i can't remember the name! maybe someone else can..

    shell extension? maybe?

    google "change context menu" or "add scan with context menu"

    merry christmas
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