Suggestion: [setup] Add an option to allow user to add "Open Cygwin Terminal Here" to Right-click menu

Norton Allen allen@huarp.harvard.edu
Sat Feb 10 15:09:23 GMT 2024


On 2/10/2024 10:03 AM, Norton Allen via Cygwin wrote:
> On 2/10/2024 7:07 AM, Lee via Cygwin wrote:
>>> Note: I hope this change would work on Windows 11 right-click menu. 
>>> (Because I don't like "Show more options" or Shift + Right-click)
>> I'm still on Windows 10; I have no idea what does/doesn't work on 
>> Windows 11
>
> chere gets the option onto the "Show more options" list. I agree that 
> is less helpful than it was in Win10. If anyone knows how to get 
> something to stay on the primary context menu, that would be great.
>
The Internet answers:

    reg add
    HKCU\Software\Classes\CLSID\{86ca1aa0-34aa-4e8b-a509-50c905bae2a2}\InprocServer32
    /ve /d "" /f

As found here:

https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/windows-11-right-click-explorer-menu-show-more-as/ba8dafe4-306a-403b-af0d-10a6d1ca0a9a


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