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Hidden options in file menus in Windows Vista.

A - answer The right-click (context) menu on folders and files in the Open dialogs in AutoCAD, Inventor (or in Window Explorer and File managers) in Windows Vista can display other, originally hidden functions.

If you right-click on a folder or file and hold down the Shift key, your context menu will display more functions - the following hidden functions will be added:

  • Pin to Start Menu
  • Add to Quick Launch
  • Copy as Path
  • Open Command Window Here (on folders)
100% Vista  CAD,HP 
13.1.2008    5385×  
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applies to: AutoCAD · Inventor ·

See also:
Tip 11256:Making Civil3D DWG files smaller for archiving and e-mail posting.
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Tip 10552:Which Revit version will open a RVT file on double-click?
Tip 9685:DWG thumbnail is not displayed with some files. Why?
Tip 9639:How to open the folder with your current DWG drawing?

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