Is it possible to create context menu items that work in windows explorer?

Posted on 2006-05-10
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
I can code in Visual C++, and I want to create a program that renames a file completely including the extension that I can run from right clicking on the file in explorer. Is this possible? Often times I'll want to change a files extension but rename won't allow it and then I have to open a cmd prompt and change it that way.
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    This is done using context menu Shell extension:

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