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How to create Extension sensitive Context Menus

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Submitted on: 1/7/2015 1:25:00 AM
By: Lorrettus Mathews (from psc cd)  
Level: Beginner
User Rating: By 6 Users
Compatibility: VB 3.0, VB 4.0 (16-bit), VB 4.0 (32-bit), VB 5.0, VB 6.0, VB Script, ASP (Active Server Pages)
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     Adds context menus that popup when you right click on a file in Explorer or File Dialogs. Useful for adding options like DLL/OCX Register Unregister etc.

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				Run the exported Registry file by double clicking on it. Now right click on a .DLL or .OCX file in the explorer. Notice the new menu option in the context menu. You can edit the .reg file using Notepad.exe and change the menu caption Or associate more programs with the same extension.
If you don't see the new menu option you will have to locate the regsvr32.exe and change its path in the .REG file and run(double click) it again.

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