Add or Remove Mount Context Menu in Windows 10

    Add or Remove Mount Context Menu in Windows 10

    How to Add or Remove Mount Context Menu in Windows 10
    Published by Category: Virtualization
    13 Mar 2017
    Designer Media Ltd

    Published by


    Brink's Avatar
    Administrator

    Posts: 25,806

    Show Printable Version 


    How to Add or Remove Mount Context Menu in Windows 10

    information   Information
    The Mount context menu allows you to mount ISO, IMG, VHD, and VHDX files as a virtual drive.

    This tutorial will show you how to add or remove the Mount context menu for all users in Windows 10.

    You must be signed in as an administrator to be able to add or remove the Mount context menu.


    CONTENTS:
    • Option One: To Add or Remove Mount from Context Menu of ISO and IMG files
    • Option Two: To Add or Remove Mount from Context Menu of VHD and VHDX files



    EXAMPLE: Mount context menu
    Name:  Mount_context_menu.png
Views: 6915
Size:  8.2 KB






    Add or Remove Mount Context Menu in Windows 10 OPTION ONE Add or Remove Mount Context Menu in Windows 10
    To Add or Remove Mount from Context Menu of ISO and IMG files

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


     2. To Add Mount to Context Menu of ISO and IMG files

    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.

    Add_Mount_context_menu_for_ISO_IMG.reg

    download


     3. To Remove Mount from Context Menu of ISO and IMG files

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

    Remove_Mount_context_menu_for_ISO_IMG.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.






    Add or Remove Mount Context Menu in Windows 10 OPTION TWO Add or Remove Mount Context Menu in Windows 10
    To Add or Remove Mount from Context Menu of VHD and VHDX files

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


     2. To Add Mount to Context Menu of VHD and VHDX files

    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.

    Add_Mount_context_menu_for_VHD.reg

    download


     3. To Remove Mount from Context Menu of VHD and VHDX files

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

    Remove_Mount_context_menu_for_VHD.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.    17 Nov 2015 #1
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Arnold, MD
    Posts : 29,746
    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)

    Shawn, I'm having a problem with option one, step 2......

    Unblocked download as usual, I am an administrator, etc. Did the normal MERGE of .reg to registry.

    Here's what I get:
    The hex string in the .reg file is missing in registry. I get OPEN, not MOUNT in Explorer. I can mount it thru file explorer, but no MOUNT cmd.
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	2015-11-17_07h49_05.png 
Views:	319 
Size:	207.5 KB 
ID:	48757Click image for larger version. 

Name:	2015-11-17_07h49_40.png 
Views:	340 
Size:	197.9 KB 
ID:	48758Click image for larger version. 

Name:	2015-11-17_07h53_24.png 
Views:	303 
Size:	384.9 KB 
ID:	48759

    Thanks, Dick...
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  2.    17 Nov 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,806
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046
    Thread Starter

    Hello Dick,

    It looks like you have 7-Zip set as the default program for ISO files, and would be why you no longer have Mount.

    You can download and merge the .reg file for the listed iso option in the tutorial below to restore the default associations of ISO files to fix this.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/8...dows-10-a.html
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Tutorial Category
Customization Add or Remove New context menu in Windows 10
The New context menu allows users to quickly create new files, folders, or shortcuts in the current location. You can right click or press and hold on your desktop or in any folder window, and click/tap on New to open the New context menu. This...
Tutorials
Customization Add or Remove Run as administrator Context Menu in Windows 10
How to Add or Remove 'Run as administrator' Context Menu in Windows 10 Some legitimate applications require a full administrator access token (elevated) to perform their functions or tasks. For example, when a program that you are trying to run...
Tutorials
Customization Select Context Menu - Add or Remove in Windows 10
How to Add or Remove Select Context Menu in Windows 10 You can select one or multiple items in Windows to perform an action with. Normally, you could click/tap on the Home tab in File Explorer to be able to Select all, Select none, and Invert...
Tutorials
remove the "Mount" context item
anyone know how to remove the "Mount" context item?
Customization
Customization Add or Remove Extract All Context Menu in Windows
When you right click or press and hold on a .zip file, the Extract All context menu will extract all contents in the .zip file into a new folder and opens the new folder. This tutorial will show you how to add or remove the 'Extract All' context...
Tutorials
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 00:35.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums