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Windows 7: Change order of Context Menu entries for folders or files

12 Dec 2015   #1
nabilalk

Win 7 Professional 32-bit
 
 
Change order of Context Menu entries for folders or files

Hello,

Often times when I want to rename a file, I hit "delete" by mistake. I was wondering if there is a way to move the delete option up, so that it is not next to rename? I have tried a few context menu editors, but they do not seem to have rename or delete as options to play around with. Please see attached.

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19 Dec 2015   #2
plodr

Home Premium and Pro 32 bit and 64 bit (4 computers)
 
 

Sorry, I can only suggest a workaround. Instead of Rename, I always select the last item in the list, Properties. I use this to rename.
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19 Dec 2015   #3
nabilalk

Win 7 Professional 32-bit
 
 

Thank you for the suggestion. I may have to give that a shot. Still, I am looking for a registry edit that would allow me to rearrange the order of the listed options. Hopefully someone has figured this out and will share.
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