How to tweak context menu in Windows using Easy Context Menu utility

Easy Context Menu

Easy Context Menu is very powerful tool for Windows that offers users a way to tweak their Windows Desktop, My Computer, drives, file and other folder context menus (right-clicks). With this feature you can create fast shortcuts to quickly access most of the Windows native functions and more.

Easy Context Menu is a free portable application that supports Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP – (both x86 and x64) and does not require installation.


How to use Easy Context Menu

Download zip archive with program (external link) → unpack it to your storage and run EcMenu.exe program (or EcMenu_x64.exe if you have 64-bit edition of Windows).

Windows Explorer Easy Context Menu
Easy Context Menu EcMenu.exe program

Now you are in main window of Easy Context Menu that includes seven major options:

1. Desktop Context Menu
2. My Computer Context Menu
3. Drives Context Menu
4. Folder Context Menu
5. File Context Menu
6. System tools sub menu
7. Turn Off Computer sub menu

And other tools including useful functions that can be added to Windows context menu, for example:

Delete Temporary Files, Restart Windows Explorer, Show or Hide Hidden Files and Folders, Show or Hide File Extensions, Rebuild Shell Icon Cache, Select All Files, Copy IP, Reduce Memory, Fix Print Spooler and many many more...

Easy Context Menu for Windows
Easy Context Menu

You can add any of the offered tools to your context menu by  simply checking its box and applying changes (also Ctrl+S shortcut).

How to create your own context menu shortcut

Other software may be added to Windows context menu with File menu → List Editor (Ctrl+E shortcut).

Easy Context Menu List Editor
List Editor

Click on Add New button select app that you want to add to your context menu → Select Target Context Menu → fill or customize Title, Program, Parameter and Icon boxes → Click on Save Changes button → Close List Editor.

Easy Context Menu List Editor create new shortcut
List Editor shortcut editing

Select your new option in Easy Context Menu → File menu → Apply Changes and your program will be added to context menu.

Easy Context Menu shortcut
New shortcut added to context menu

How to clean the context menu

Easy Context Menu also contains tool for cleaning context menu from rarely or not used functions.

Select File menu → ContextMenu Cleaner (also Ctrl +X shortcut) and uncheck the box before context menu option that is useless for you. After that close the ContextMenu Cleaner.

ContextMenu Cleaner
ContextMenu Cleaner

As you can see the Easy Context Menu is useful tool for customizing and tweaking Microsoft Windows for better and faster control of the system.

Related software and links:

Easy Context Menu    Microsoft Windows platform
A context menu tweaking tool for Windows


Add new comment about “How to tweak context menu in Windows

Go to:
Article related software
Add comments...

Enter any file extension without dot (e.g. pdf)
Search for file extension details and associated application(s)

RSS feed