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Windows 7: How to edit right click "new" context menu?

22 Sep 2010   #1

Windows 7 PRO 32bit
 
 
How to edit right click "new" context menu?

Hi all, first post.

I have a rather cluttered "new" context menu. Ie. when right clicking on my desktop I can choose "new" and choose "text document", "word document" etc.

Problem is that the menu includes lots of stuff I don't want to. In XP I could easily edit these items with MS TweakUI, but I haven't figured out how to do it in Windows 7.

Can anyone help? I took a screenshot illustrating what I mean.

Thanks
Martin



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22 Sep 2010   #2

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22 Sep 2010   #3

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Thanks for the reply, unfortunately the software you link to can't help me with the issue I described above.
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22 Sep 2010   #4

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I hope that you find what you are looking for.
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22 Sep 2010   #5

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Thanks. It's just some registry entry surely. Just haven't been able to locate it yet.
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22 Sep 2010   #6

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06 Oct 2011   #7

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You were right, it is reg thing.
Even though thread is old it has nice links but just not the one needed.

Here you go:
How to Add / Remove Items from “New” in Windows Context Menu? - Tweaking with Vishal
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09 Oct 2011   #8

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Welcome to Seven Forums who cares. Thanks for the addition. A Guy
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09 Oct 2011   #9

 
 

And this tutorial might help also:

How to Edit the Windows 7 Desktop NEW Context Menu
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