How to add application to the desktop right click menu

Earlier we have discussed about different windows tricks.

Now we will see how to add application to the desktop right click menu.

This is gonna be very useful for the application you often use.

First open the registry editor.

 

Add application to the right click menu

             Add application to the right click menu

 

Then go to HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT > Directory > Background > shell

Now create a new key under shell.

This key name will be displayed in the desktop right click menu.

I am giving here Paint.

 

Add application to the right click menu

                         Add application to the right click menu

 

Now under paint create another key ‘command.

 

Add application to the right click menu

               Add application to the right click menu

 

Now fetch the path of the application which you wish to add in right click menu on desktop.

To find the path, go to the application.

Shift + Right click on the application and select copy as path to copy the path.

 

Add application to the right click menu

                     Add application to the right click menu

 

Now come to registry editor again.

When command key is selected on the left pan, then double click on the Default (or right click > Modify) in the right side.

Change the string value.

Past the link you copied and pest it to value Data.

 

Add application to the right click menu

                    Add application to the right click menu

 

Now it is done.

Go to the desktop and right click to check.

 

Add application to the right click menu

                 Add application to the right click menu