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Lammer Context Menu

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This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 12/28/2015.

Right-click one or more files or folders, the desktop or the window background for instant access to very handy context-sensitive features.

To install Lammer Context Menu, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install lammercontextmenu

To upgrade Lammer Context Menu, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade lammercontextmenu


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'lammercontextmenu'
    $installerType = 'exe'
    $url = ''
    $silentArgs = '/S'
    try {    
        $unzipLocation = "$env:TEMP\chocolatey\$packageName"
        if (!(Test-Path $unzipLocation)) {New-Item $unzipLocation -ItemType directory -Force}
        Install-ChocolateyZipPackage $packageName $url $unzipLocation
        $file = "$unzipLocation\LammerContextMenu.v1.0.3.19.exe"
        Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage $packageName $fileType $silentArgs $file
        Write-ChocolateySuccess $packageName
    } catch {
      Write-ChocolateyFailure $packageName "$($_.Exception.Message)"

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Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.


This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • weDev4you




Release Notes

Command Prompt
- Added options to customize ComSpec (ConEmul/Console2/etc).
Search and Replace
- Fixed a bug searching with filemask without * as a prefix, example usage that works:
\projects*\bin\obj\autorun.v.exe will search by files autorun.v*.exe in every folder.
Shell Extension
- Added new menu entry to invoke PowerShell.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Lammer Context Menu 613 Monday, June 16, 2014  
Lammer Context Menu 297 Friday, January 10, 2014  
Lammer Context Menu 313 Friday, November 8, 2013  

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