Regedit only tweaks

Regedit only tweaks

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

9:52 PM

These are tweaks that can only be done with a registry file.

If you are not familiar with using registry files, see: How to add, modify, or delete registry subkeys and values by using a .reg file

You can download it here: tweakhound_win8_regonlytweaks.zip

; Make desktop menus snappier

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop]

“MenuShowDelay”=”200″

; NTFS, Disable 8.3 names (speeds up disk access)

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\FileSystem]

“NtfsDisable8dot3NameCreation”=dword:00000001

;Add Take Ownership to right-click options

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shell\takeownership]

@=”Take ownership”

“HasLUAShield”=””

“NoWorkingDirectory”=””

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shell\takeownership\command]

@=”cmd.exe /c takeown /f \”%1\” && icacls \”%1\” /grant administrators:F”

“IsolatedCommand”=”cmd.exe /c takeown /f \”%1\” && icacls \”%1\” /grant administrators:F”

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\exefile\shell\takeownership]

@=”Take ownership”

“HasLUAShield”=””

“NoWorkingDirectory”=””

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\exefile\shell\takeownership\command]

@=”cmd.exe /c takeown /f \”%1\” && icacls \”%1\” /grant administrators:F”

“IsolatedCommand”=”cmd.exe /c takeown /f \”%1\” && icacls \”%1\” /grant administrators:F”

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\takeownership]

@=”Take ownership”

“HasLUAShield”=””

“NoWorkingDirectory”=””

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\takeownership\command]

@=”cmd.exe /c takeown /f \”%1\” /r /d y && icacls \”%1\” /grant administrators:F /t”

“IsolatedCommand”=”cmd.exe /c takeown /f \”%1\” /r /d y && icacls \”%1\” /grant administrators:F /t”

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\dllfile\shell\takeownership]

@=”Take ownership”

“HasLUAShield”=””

“NoWorkingDirectory”=””

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\dllfile\shell\takeownership\command]

@=”cmd.exe /c takeown /f \”%1\” && icacls \”%1\” /grant administrators:F”

“IsolatedCommand”=”cmd.exe /c takeown /f \”%1\” && icacls \”%1\” /grant administrators:F”

;Add Take Ownership to right-click options

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shell\takeownership]

@=”Take ownership”

“HasLUAShield”=””

“NoWorkingDirectory”=””

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shell\takeownership\command]

@=”cmd.exe /c takeown /f \”%1\” && icacls \”%1\” /grant administrators:F”

“IsolatedCommand”=”cmd.exe /c takeown /f \”%1\” && icacls \”%1\” /grant administrators:F”

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\exefile\shell\takeownership]

@=”Take ownership”

“HasLUAShield”=””

“NoWorkingDirectory”=””

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\exefile\shell\takeownership\command]

@=”cmd.exe /c takeown /f \”%1\” && icacls \”%1\” /grant administrators:F”

“IsolatedCommand”=”cmd.exe /c takeown /f \”%1\” && icacls \”%1\” /grant administrators:F”

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\takeownership]

@=”Take ownership”

“HasLUAShield”=””

“NoWorkingDirectory”=””

;open command window as admin

[-HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\runas]

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\runas]

@=”Open Command Window Here as Administrator”

“Icon”=”C:\\Windows\\System32\\imageres.dll,-78″

[-HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\runas\command]

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\runas\command]

@=”cmd.exe /s /k pushd \”%V\””

 

From <http://www.tweakhound.com/2013/10/22/tweaking-windows-8-1/17/>

 

Created with Microsoft OneNote 2013.

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