"Merge" missing from .reg context menu  


  1. Posts : 823
    Microsoft Windows 10 Professional (x64) Build 19045.2846
       #1

    "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. Posts : 5,169
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 21H2
       #2

    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. Posts : 56,681
    Multi-boot Windows 10/11 - RTM, RP, Beta, and Insider
       #3

    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. Posts : 66,585
    64-bit Windows 11 Pro for Workstations
       #4

    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. Posts : 823
    Microsoft Windows 10 Professional (x64) Build 19045.2846
    Thread Starter
       #5

    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. Posts : 66,585
    64-bit Windows 11 Pro for Workstations
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