Registry file

By kaitou90
Oct 15, 2007
  1. I had copied a registry file from somewhere else, I didn't understand about the contents inside that file. Anyone know what does it mean?
    The contents of the file are as:

    Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AllFilesystemObjects\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Copy To]
    [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AllFilesystemObjects\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Move To]
    @="Command &Prompt Here"
    @="%windir%\\System32\\cmd.exe /k cd \"%1\""
    @="Command &Prompt Here"
    @="%windir%\\System32\\cmd.exe /k cd \"%1\""
    [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop]

    I found it from the website. It is said to be able to increase the performance of the PC
  2. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    What was your reason for doing that?
  3. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    It's a bunch of convenience hacks..

    You should never, ever apply registry patches without knowing exactly what they are supposed to do. Instead of using this obscure pile, find some proper source that tells you exactly what each of these do.

    The AutoEndTasks trick can be very dangerous, for example.
  4. kaitou90

    kaitou90 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks for reminding me. Fortunately, I haven't tried that file yet and I will confirm what they are before applying them.
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