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Windows 7: Remove Windows Defender context menu

15 Apr 2018   #1
nikev216

WIN-7 x64 bit SP1
 
 
Remove Windows Defender context menu

Windows Defender is disabled, how do I remove "scan with windows defender'' from the context menu. I'm using Win 7.


(I tried running this command but it failed)
regsvr32 /u "C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\shellext.dll"


thanks in advance.


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15 Apr 2018   #2
Paul Black

7 HP SP1 64-bit Vista HB SP2 32-bit Linux Mint 18.3
 
 

Hi nikev216,

You might find this useful:

Removing items from Context Menu

I hope this helps!

IMPORTANT:

When making ANY changes to the registry ALWAYS remember to backup the registry FIRST.
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15 Apr 2018   #3
Paul Black

7 HP SP1 64-bit Vista HB SP2 32-bit Linux Mint 18.3
 
 

Hi nikev216,

You might also find these useful:

Add, Remove, Edit Context Menu items in Windows 10/8/7 with Context Menu Editors

How to Manually Edit the Right Click Menu in Windows

I hope this helps!

IMPORTANT:

When making ANY changes to the registry ALWAYS remember to backup the registry FIRST.
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15 Apr 2018   #4
nikev216

WIN-7 x64 bit SP1
 
 

Paul thanks for the links ... "ShellMenuView" did the trick it, removed scan with Windows Defender from the context menu, cheers.
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15 Apr 2018   #5
Paul Black

7 HP SP1 64-bit Vista HB SP2 32-bit Linux Mint 18.3
 
 

Hi nikev216,
You're welcome, I am glad I could help you resolve this .
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