Add "Explore from here" to a folder's context menu

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Tweak #20 - januari 2, 2002

This ius one of the classic windows tweaks. This tweak adds an item called "Explore from here" to the menu that pops up when you right-click a folder.

When you select this menu item, a new explorer is opened with the selected folder as it's root item.

The tweak

Go to the registry key:


Create a new key with the name:


Navigate to this new key and set its value to:

Explore from here

In the newly created subkeys, create a new key with the following name:


Navigate to the newly created command key and set the default value to:

Explorer.exe /e,/root,/idlist,%I

Download reg file

Download tweak20.reg

Download tweak20_restore.reg