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Adding a new item to the right-click menu

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I have a Vista OS and when I right click anywhere on my desktop, I see a menu appear. One of the options is "New". When I mouse over "new", I can create a document, image (bitmap), etc. However, for some reason, the option to create a new bitmap image is no longer there. It used to be an option, though. How do I add a program to the "New" menu option? Such as creating a new bitmap image. Thank you.
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Hi bruce8024,

Pick one of these options:

Download and apply the .bmp association fix from here:
http://www.winhelponline.com/articles/105/1/File-association-fixes-for-Windows-Vista.html

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Adding and removing ShellNew entries in Windows Vista:
http://www.winhelponline.com/articles/249/1/Adding-and-removing-ShellNew-entries-in-Windows-Vista.html
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