Windows 10: Turn On or Off Address Bar in Registry Editor in Windows 10  

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  1. Posts : 23,957
    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)
       09 Oct 2016 #20

    Cliff S said: View Post
    Sorry @Edwin as I posted earlier, it is not the proper key, it doesn't even exist,
    Unless... one creates it or merges a reg file
    Attachment 105128
    Sometime back a few months ago, Shawn had to re-do that .reg because MS changed something and it no longer would work. This is from the tut, I just downloaded it again.....

    Code:
    Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
    
    ; Created by: Shawn Brink
    ; https://www.tenforums.com
    ; Tutorial: https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/6051-personalize-classic-context-menu-add-windows-10-a.html
    
    
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization]
    "Icon"="themecpl.dll"
    "MUIVerb"="Personalize (classic)"
    "Position"="Bottom"
    "SubCommands"=""
    
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\001flyout]
    "MUIVerb"="Theme Settings"
    "ControlPanelName"="Microsoft.Personalization"
    "Icon"="themecpl.dll"
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\001flyout\command]
    "DelegateExecute"="{06622D85-6856-4460-8DE1-A81921B41C4B}"
    
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\002flyout]
    "Icon"="imageres.dll,-110"
    "MUIVerb"="Desktop Background"
    "CommandFlags"=dword:00000020
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\002flyout\command]
    @="rundll32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL desk.cpl, @desktop"
    
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\003flyout]
    "MUIVerb"="Change Text Size"
    "ControlPanelName"="Microsoft.Display"
    "Icon"="display.dll,-1"
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\003flyout\command]
    @="explorer shell:::{C555438B-3C23-4769-A71F-B6D3D9B6053A}"
    "DelegateExecute"=-
    
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\004flyout]
    "Icon"="themecpl.dll"
    "MUIVerb"="Color and Appearance"
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\004flyout\command]
    @="rundll32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL desk.cpl,Advanced,@Advanced"
    
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\005flyout]
    "Icon"="SndVol.exe,-101"
    "MUIVerb"="Sounds"
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\005flyout\command]
    @="rundll32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL mmsys.cpl,,2"
    
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\006flyout]
    "Icon"="PhotoScreensaver.scr"
    "MUIVerb"="Screen Saver Settings"
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\006flyout\command]
    @="rundll32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL desk.cpl,,1"
    
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\007flyout]
    "Icon"="desk.cpl"
    "MUIVerb"="Desktop Icon Settings"
    "CommandFlags"=dword:00000020
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\007flyout\command]
    @="rundll32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL desk.cpl,,0"
    
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\008flyout]
    "Icon"="main.cpl"
    "MUIVerb"="Mouse Pointers"
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\008flyout\command]
    @="rundll32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL main.cpl,,1"
    
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\009flyout]
    "Icon"="taskbarcpl.dll,-1"
    "MUIVerb"="Notification Area Icons"
    "CommandFlags"=dword:00000020
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\009flyout\command]
    @="explorer shell:::{05d7b0f4-2121-4eff-bf6b-ed3f69b894d9}"
    
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\010flyout]
    "Icon"="taskbarcpl.dll,-1"
    "MUIVerb"="System Icons"
    
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DesktopBackground\Shell\Personalization\shell\010flyout\command]
    @="explorer shell:::{05d7b0f4-2121-4eff-bf6b-ed3f69b894d9} \\SystemIcons,,0"
      My ComputersSystem Spec


  2. Posts : 15,698
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393, Windows 10 Insider Fast Ring, Windows 8.1 Update, Ubuntu
       09 Oct 2016 #21

    Now I merged it(it disappears after each build upgrade)
    It's there:
    Click image for larger version. 

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      My ComputersSystem Spec


  3. Posts : 22,143
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16241
    Thread Starter
       09 Nov 2016 #22

    Update:

    Starting with Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14965, Microsoft has incorporated two new features:

    1. You can now use CTRL + L to set focus to the address bar – while we already supported ALT + D, we recognize that some people prefer this keyboard shortcut instead, so now you have the option to use either one.

    2. You can now use shorthand notation for HKEY names – you told us that when sharing registry paths you always use shorthand notation (HKCU) instead of typing out the full HKEY name (i.e. HKEY_CURRENT_USER), so we should support them in the address bar, and you know what? We agree! You can now just use “HKCR”, “HKCU”, “HKLM”, and “HKU” instead of typing or pasting the respective full name “HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT”, “HKEY_CURRENT_USER”, “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE”, or “HKEY_USERS” into the address bar.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


 
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