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Windows 7: how to remove right click option open file location

25 Jun 2012   #1

windows 7 starter
 
 
how to remove right click option open file location

please help me,,,

i would like to remove open file location in rightclick option in program shortcuts or games especialy, the reason why iwant this remove is because for security reasons and the fact that they usually delete it by accident or intention,, so i want it remove or hide,, i have tried shellxview but no luck, i have google for answer but no luck also,, and the fact that i hve no group policy so i think the onl way is o play tricks with the registry so guys help me,,
ill be waiting for feedbackss
Thanks in advance,,,

i am running windows 7 starter edition,

yes i know windows 7 starter has very limited capabilities when is comes to security///

i have tried using windows tweaking tools like win bubble and shellxview but still no luck with removing open file location option in
and removing the entire rightclick option isnt really comfortable as some other pc users are not as use to this..
and another thing, i have also block access to regedit, control panel, run command, taskbar and hide the disk drive that contains the file of the game and applications.
so the only thing thats bothers me know is how to remove this open file location option..

hope you can help me on this men,,,

maybe you can give me tips how or guide on how to delete this from the regedit maybe?>
i know i sound quite demanding on this but i just eager to know how to do this..

BIG THANKS >>>>>>>

AND FOr those who may read this a short reply would be a so nice...

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25 Jun 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Fred, and welcome to Seven Forums.

The tutorial below may be able to help remove "Open File Location" and "Open Folder Location" for you.

"Open File Location" - Add or Remove from Context Menu

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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25 Jun 2012   #3

windows 7 starter
 
 
Thank you so much,,,

Thanks man seven forums is the best...
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25 Jun 2012   #4

windows 7 starter
 
 

ILL GIVE yOu a big big hug....
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25 Jun 2012   #5
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

You're most welcome Fred. I'm happy to hear it'll do the job for you.
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25 Jun 2012   #6

windows 7 starter
 
 

ohhhh i almost forgot,, yes you have the previous problem that i gave you,,
and yes it did work open file location in right click option is gone but whenever to open the shortcut with properties still
open file location still excess>> is there anyway that we can also remove that>>
i have attach a photo so will know what i mean,

Thanks again shawn


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25 Jun 2012   #7
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

I'm afraid that I don't know how to remove that button.
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