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“DOS Prompt” option in context menu of any folder.

This setting enables you to have “DOS Prompt” option in the right-click menu of any folder.

Tweak for : Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows 2000
Context menu is a very useful tool to make your working quite easy. You have many choices for working on a folder. This setting can open the Command Prompt and show the complete folder/directory path where the folder is currently placed.

For this, go to Start > Run menu, enter “regedit” and navigate to the registry path listed below. If any of the subkeys “\Shell\DOSHere\” is not present, create it as explained below. Now, change the String value of “Default” to “DOS Prompt” under “DOSHere” key.

Then, create another sub key under “DOSHere” with the name “Command” and change its String value “Default” to the data “cmd.exe /k”.

However, if you want to revert to the original context menu condition, delete the subkey “Shell”.

Refresh view of your system for the changes to take effect.

NOTE:
The Windows 98 and ME users should change the String value “Default” to the data “command.com /k”.

'DOS Prompt Here' option in context menu.reg

The ".reg" file can show the "DOS Prompt Here" option in the context menu.

'DOS Prompt Here' option in context menu (default).reg

The ".reg" file can hide the "DOS Prompt Here" option from the context menu.

Registry Entry 1 :

Apply registry settings according below given steps of screenshots with related changes.

The "DOS Prompt" option is visible in the context menu of a folder.

The "DOS Prompt" option is not visible.

First, click the 'Start' button, and select 'Run'. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".

Second, go to the [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\] key, right-click and click on "New > Key" to create a new key with the name "Shell".

Third, right-click on the 'Shell' key and click on "New > Key" to create a new key with the name "DosHere".

Fourth, right-click on the "Default" String value and click on "Modify".

Fifth, enter the value "DOS &Prompt" in the text box and click on 'OK'.

Sixth, right-click on the "DosHere" key and click on "New > Key" to create a new key with the name "Command".

Seventh, right-click on the "Default" String value and click on "Modify".

Finally, enter the value "cmd.exe /k" in the text box and click on 'OK'.

Prevent the display of Control Panel, Printers, and Network Connections on Settings menu (For Current user).

Category : Display > User Interface

This tweak lets you remove vital items from Settings on the Start menu and also from My Computer and Windows Explorer.

Prevent the display of Control Panel, Printers, and Network Connections on Settings menu (For All Users).

Category : Display > User Interface

This tweak lets you remove vital items from Settings on the Start menu and also from My Computer and Windows Explorer.

Enable the Fast Refresh for windows.

Category : Display > User Interface

Usually, if you modify the content of a window, you can wait for a while or you can press F5 to see the refreshed information. This setting enables you to set up faster automatic refresh.

Change the style of wallpaper style appearance.

Category : Display > User Interface

This setting enables you to change the appearance of your desktop wallpaper.

Change the centered wallpaper position in memory.

Category : Display > User Interface

This setting enables you to change the original position of the centered wallpaper style in memory.

 
 
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