Gain faster access to your drives, printers, programs, etc., by customizing your "Send To" menu
You can easily send files to floppy drives, printers,
briefcases, and certain Windows programs by right
clicking on it and selecting a destination from
"Send To" menu. But, did you know that it's
possible to add almost any kind of device and/or program
to the "Send To" menu to make it easier to
transfer files to most frequently used destinations?
- Run Windows Explorer.
- Select your Windows directory (C:\Windows for
If you're running Windows 95, select "SendTo"
If you're running Windows NT, select "Profiles\Default User\SendTo"
- Now, simply create shortcuts inside the SendTo
folder as usual to the devices and programs you
want to have access to from the "SendTo"
menu. For example, to add your WORK folder on
your zip drive (D:\Work
for example) to the SendTo menu:
- Right click inside the SendTo folder and
- Type "D:\Work"
without the quotes and click on "Next"
- Type a name for the newly created SendTo
Work Folder" for
example) and click on "Finish"
Now when you right click on files, you'll
Work Folder" appear as
an option in the SendTo menu.
Applicable Keywords : Windows NT, Windows NT 4.x, Windows, Windows 95