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Windows 7: Customize Windows Explorer Popup Details

1 Week Ago   #1
bilvihur

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 
Customize Windows Explorer Popup Details

When I hover my mouse pointer over an mp3 file, it pops up a tooltip containing Type, Size, Artist, and Length. I wish to add Bitrate (and maybe a few other descriptors). I've tried a 3rd party tool which didn't work, and none of the registry hack screenshots look like my registry screen. Can anyone point me to what should be a simple fix? Thanks.


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1 Week Ago   #2
bilvihur

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

I found what I needed here" A Somewhat Integrated Life: Customizing Windows 7 Explorer Infotip

The trick was to edit the .mp3 entry in HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SystemFileAssociations\.mp3, not HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.mp3.

I hope this helps anyone else needing to customize the Tooltip popup.
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