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    Add Settings to Context Menu in Windows 10

    Add Settings to Context Menu in Windows 10

    How to Add or Remove Settings context menu in Windows 10
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    02 Aug 2017
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    How to Add or Remove Settings context menu in Windows 10

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    Most of the settings you'll want to change in Windows 10 are in Settings. Settings is organized into the separate System, Devices, Network & Internet, Personalization, Apps, Accounts, Time & language, Gaming, Ease of Access, Privacy, Update & security, Mixed reality, and Cortana categories. You can click/tap on a category to view and change more settings for that category.

    This tutorial will show you how to add or remove a cascading Settings desktop context menu for all users in Window 10.

    While you must be signed in as and administrator to be able to add or remove the Settings context menu, all users will be able to use the context menu.


    EXAMPLE: Settings desktop context menu and 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 Settings to Desktop Context Menu

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

    Add_Settings_to_desktop_context_menu.reg

    download


     3. To Remove Settings from Desktop 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_Settings_from_desktop_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



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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16362
       03 Mar 2017 #1

    This tutorial has been updated to now be a cascading "Settings" context menu on your desktop.
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