The Windows Explorer context menu offers quick access to often used features, next to file and folder manipulation options. It is relatively strange that Microsoft never bothered to include a context menu editor with the Windows operating system, considering that many applications add entries to it.
Context Menu Enhancer has been designed to add features to the Windows Explorer context menu. The program displays the list of available options after startup.
It is possible to add entries to the general, my computer, send to and files / folders context menu. Several interesting additions are available for the general context menu, including the option to launch an elevated command prompt, create or print a file list, copy or move to folder, or enable the so called god mode.
The My Computer menu offers to add folders directly to My Computer, the computer desktop or Control Panel. Those are not shown as context menu entries but directly in the Windows Explorer window. Items can be added and removed from the Send To menu.
The files and folders section can again be enhanced with additional folder and program links, that become directly available in the context menu. Available options here are to create a single menu or a cascading menu.
Changes made in the program are directly available in the Windows Explorer menus or view modes.
Context Menu Enhancer is compatible with 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the Windows operating system. Downloads and additional information are provided at the developer website.
Update: The program is no longer available, the website it was hosted on returns a 404 not found error. I suggest you take a look at File Menu Tools, a great alternative that gives you great control over the context menu in Windows Explorer.Advertisement
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