Context menu - shell extensions

Hi,
   I have an ATL component which handles the context menus for file right clicks and perform some tasks. When a file is right-clicked, three options should appear in the pop-up menu. When any of the options is clicked, a function should be invoked. This works fine.
   The problem is, when a shortcut(link to a file) is right clicked, each options appear twice. How do I rectify it? For shortcuts, the option should not occur at all.

Chandra
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jkrCommented:
In 'IShellExt::QueryContextMenu()', evaluate if 'uFlags' contains CMF_VERBSONLY - if so, you're dealing with a shortcut.
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chandrasureshAuthor Commented:
Yeah, it worked
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