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Control Panel - Add or Remove from Desktop Context Menu

How to Add or Remove "Control Panel" from Desktop Context Menu in Windows
Published by Brink
12 Sep 2010
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How to Add or Remove "Control Panel" from Desktop Context Menu in Windows


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This will show you how to add or remove Control Panel from the desktop right click context menu for all users on the computer in Windows 7 and Windows 8.

You will only be able to do this while logged in as an administrator.


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Here's How:
1. Do step 2 or 3 below for what you would like to do.

2. To Add "Control Panel" to Desktop Context Menu
A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.
Add_Control_Panel_to_Desktop_Context_Menu.reg
download
3. To Remove "Control Panel" from Desktop Context Menu
NOTE: This is the default setting.
A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.
Remove_Control_Panel_from_Desktop_Context_Menu.reg
download
4. Save the REG file to your desktop.

5. Double click/tap on the REG file to merge it.

6. If prompted, double click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

7. When done, you can delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.

8. Right click on your desktop to see the change.
That's it,
Shawn





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10 Mar 2011   #1
Magikill

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Another !!!! omg is this a hobby of yours ? Ty again soon all my icons will be gone and I will have empty docks rofl

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10 Mar 2011   #2
StalkeR

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64
 
 

Nice one Shawn! As usual...
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10 Mar 2011   #3
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Thank you.
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