Integrate Regsvr32 with Shell (Click to register/unregister .dll or .ocx or .tlb

Submitted on: 2/4/2015 3:37:00 PM
By: Knoton (from psc cd)  
Level: Beginner
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Compatibility: VB 6.0
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     Now updated with the possiblity to register/unregister typelibs (*.tlb) it can now also handle long filenames, thanks Vlad :-) I got tired of using regsvr32 the old way, so I integrated it to the shell. Makes life easier to register/unregister an .dll or .ocx file with just an click. I canīt figure out why I have not thought about it before :-))) What you need to do is to create your own .reg file putting in below info using notepad and naming the file to regsvr32.reg Or you can download my already made .reg file

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				Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
@="Regsvr32 \"%L\""
@="Regsvr32 /u \"%L\""
@="Regsvr32 \"%L\""
@="Regsvr32 /u \"%L\""
@="regtlib \"%L\""
@="regtlib -u \"%L\""

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