Remove New item from Windows NT right-click menu

by Wayne Maples [Published on 20 April 2004 / Last Updated on 20 April 2004]

If you have a need to remove the New item from Windows NT right-click Menu, you can do so with the nonew.reg script:

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[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\Background\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\New]
@=""

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To put it back, use the putnewback.reg script:

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[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\Background\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\New]
@="{D969A300-E7FF-11d0-A93B-00A0C90F2719}"

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