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    Add Advanced security to Context Menu in Windows 8 and 10

    Add Advanced security to Context Menu in Windows 8 and 10

    How to Add Advanced security to context menu in Windows 8 and Windows 10
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    10 Jul 2017
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    How to Add Advanced security to context menu in Windows 8 and Windows 10

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    You can use Advanced Security Settings to manually change the owner, change permissions, and set up advanced sharing settings for a selected item.

    This tutorial will show you how to add or remove Advanced security from the context menu of files, folders, and drives for all users in Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10.

    While you must be signed in as an administrator to be able to add or remove the Advanced security context menu, all users with access rights for the item will be able to use the context menu.


    EXAMPLE: Advanced security context menu
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    EXAMPLE: Advanced Security Settings
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    Here's How:

    1. Do step 2 (add) or step 3 (remove) below for what you would like to do.


     2. To Add "Advanced security" to Context Menu

    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

    Add_Advanced_Security_to_context_menu.reg

    download


     3. To Remove "Advanced security" from Context Menu

    NOTE: This is the default setting.

    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

    Remove_Advanced_Security_from_context_menu.reg

    download

    4. Save the .reg file to your desktop.

    5. Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

    6. If prompted, click on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

    7. You can now delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.


    That's it,
    Shawn



  1. Posts : 12,340
    Windows 10 Pro
       11 Jun 2016 #1

    Nice feature
      My ComputersSystem Spec


  2. Posts : 22,937
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16257
    Thread Starter
       11 Jun 2016 #2

    Glad you like it.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


  3. Posts : 6
    Win10 Home x64 on 3 machines, Win7 Pro x64 on 1.
       12 Mar 2017 #3

    This works in Winbuilder , Windows PreBoot Environment for Win10x64, also.

    I changed "Position" from "Bottom" to (wild guess on my part) "Top" to put it at the top of the rightclick context menu for higher visibility. I searched and have not found any other possible positions.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  4. Posts : 22,937
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16257
    Thread Starter
       12 Mar 2017 #4

    Glad to hear it Tony. Yeah, it's pretty much "Top" or "Bottom", or delete the "Position" value for default.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


 

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