Add the System Configuration Utility to the Right-Click Menu of My Computer

This registry hack describes adding the System Configuration Utility (MSConfig.exe) to the context menu of My Computer.


1. Open up Notepad, and copy the following:

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{20D04FE0-3AEA-1069-A2D8-08002B30309D}\shell\msconfig]
@="System Config Utility"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{20D04FE0-3AEA-1069-A2D8-08002B30309D}\shell\msconfig\command]
@="msconfig.exe"

2. Save the text file, and rename it to “XP_MSConfig_MyComputer_Context.”

3. Then merge it into the registry by double-clicking it.

 

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