Move option in Windows 10

Since Windows 7, move option when you right click on file or folder, is not available by default. There is several options to overrun this situation. I will show you possibility, with adding new registry files, basically changing your registry. Don`t worry, it`s safe.

In order to add move option, first download zip file from this location. This registry change will add Move to and Copy to option.

Unzip it and you will see two files. One for both options (Slide 1.).  Now start one of files as I did in slide 2.

Move option in Windows 10

Slide 1.

Move option in Windows 10

Slide 2.

Verify security check as I did on slides 3 & 4.

Move option in Windows 10

Slide 3.

Move option in Windows 10

Slide 4.

In Registry Editor confirm that you understand risks that may occur regarding registry changes (Slides 5 & 6).

Move option in Windows 10

Slide 5.

Move option in Windows 10

Slide 6.

Now take right click on any file or folder and you will see Copy/Move options that appeared in menu. This registry tweaks are applicable to Windows 7 and Windows 8 family as well.

I hope that this tutorial was informative to you and thank you for visiting this website.

 

Dejan Dzodan

Dejan Dzodan

IT professional for more then 15 years, mostly in financial institutions but with experience in ISP and retail. Proven in networking and overall infrastructure projects. Cisco instructor.

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