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Windows 7: change order in right click drop down box...?

01 Apr 2012   #1
msongs

 
 
change order in right click drop down box...?

in graphic programs, explorer, etc when I right click I get a drop down box showing

"rename"

well right above that is "delete" and I'm frequently getting the two mixed when clicking, tho I don't usually actually delete cause I catch that first.

Is there a way to seperate those and reorder the drop down list so they are farther apart. It gets to be a nuisance sometimes when I am rename picture files.


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02 Apr 2012   #2
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

Not an answer to your question but a still a solution of sorts.

Press F2 to bring up the rename dialog. No confusion that way
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02 Apr 2012   #3
Trucidation

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Ztruker View Post
Not an answer to your question but a still a solution of sorts.

Press F2 to bring up the rename dialog. No confusion that way
Heh... I did not know this trick despite making heavy use of keyboard shortcuts. Thanks!
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03 Apr 2012   #4
Brds7t7

Windows 7 Pro 64-Bit, Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit, Windows 8.1 Pro 64-Bit
 
 

Me neither!

Thanks Ztruker.
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