1.    26 Aug 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jan 2016
    Posts : 109
    WINDOWS 10 PRO

    "Merge" missing from .reg context menu


    "Merge" is missing on my ,reg context menu.

    The only supposed solution I could find here was for Win 7, but it didnt work.
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  2.    26 Aug 2016 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 2,824
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1709 Build 16299.19

    Try running the REG file association fix in Option 2 of the following tutorial: https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/8...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    26 Aug 2016 #3
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Arnold, MD
    Posts : 28,020
    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)

    Merge is only available if you are logged on as an Administrator account. If you log on as a regular account, it will not show. Needs Admin privileges. Just mention this in case you are logged on as a regular account.
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  4.    26 Aug 2016 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 24,487
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    Hello kitpzyxmsir,

    Double check in Default Programs to make sure that the .reg file extension has its Current Default program set as Registry Editor (C:\Windows\regedit.exe). Afterwards, try merging the .reg file again.
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  5.    27 Aug 2016 #5
    Join Date : Jan 2016
    Posts : 109
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    Thanks to all for your good advice.

    The fact is, when philc43 posted the link to those REG file association fixes, it rang a bell.

    I already had them, but forgot.

    Thanks for waking me up. Ran the .reg file fix and it worked.
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  6.    27 Aug 2016 #6
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    Posts : 24,487
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

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