Windows 10: Windows 10 send to mail link broken

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  1.    02 Sep 2015 #1

    Windows 10 send to mail link broken

    My sendto has been broken. I had just Bluetooth showing but the folder at C:\Users\***\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\SendTo had all the right parts in it. I found removing the Bluetooth worked, but though I have recreated both the folder and the Mail recipient item a number of times the outlook link will not show. Outlook 2010 is the default e-mail and I have done an Office repair. As I use this a lot, under 8.1 I would be grateful for ideas what to do.
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  2.    02 Sep 2015 #2

    see here: Tip 1129: Fix Send to Mail Recipient in Windows Explorer - Outlook Tips
    (The file location is still the same in Win10 as it was in 8 / 8.1 = %appdata%\microsoft\windows\sendto ​)
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  3.    02 Sep 2015 #3

    Thanks, done that already and no change. I re did it after your post and still nothing. I have tried with and with out Mail in the txt document.
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  4.    02 Sep 2015 #4

    john7 said: View Post
    Thanks, done that already and no change. I re did it after your post and still nothing. I have tried with and with out Mail in the txt document.
    Have you checked to see if you are running outlook in compatibility mode? This caused a lot of issues historically.
    Tip 723: Dont use Compatibility Mode - Outlook Tips
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  5.    02 Sep 2015 #5

    No its OK have checked program and shortcuts
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  6.    08 Jan 2016 #6

    I got same problem after update W10 Version 1511 , 10586
    my sendto context menu it there but empty
    and all shortcut are prensent in the folder
    I found this in a french forum :
    [Résolu]Réparer le menu win 7 : Aide * la résolution de problèmes sur Windows Seven - Page 3
    They fix it by replace
    shell32.dll and sendmail.dll who was corrupt.
    I did not try cause I don't know were to find the correct file to remplace or to repair
    any idea ?

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  7.    08 Jan 2016 #7

    My problem went after the new version of W10 was installed. It was clearly corruption in the original install.
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  8.    08 Jan 2016 #8

    So I guess we have to fix it by replace shell32.dll and sendmail.dll who are corrupt.
    do you have any idea where to find them ?
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  9.    08 Jan 2016 #9

    Or mybee try this before:
    Solved No context submenu - Windows 10 Forums
    it solve his problem
    i will try it this evening I can't try it now
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  10.    08 Jan 2016 #10

    I solve my problem that way :
    I open the folder Users\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\sendto
    and moved all shorcut to another folder on my desktop
    then I repair my Microsoft office to be sure my sendto mail will chose outlook.
    then Inrestart my coputer
    then I re open
    and add one shortcut and only one
    I checked by click right to check if sendto work or not
    surprise yes it's work !
    I had one by one only the shortcut I needed and checked
    I supose one of them was corrupt, I don't know wich one I put only 3 on 6 I had
    but It's work for me
    hope you will solve yours

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