Cleaning up File Explorer context menu


I am running Windows 10   64bit and experiencing a problem with File Explorer.  Everybody wants to be "handy" so I have been given a bunch of unwanted options in the right click context menus for Folders & Files in File explorer.  The list is sufficiently long that I have to scroll down to find things like rename & delete.  It was getting bad enough before but was tolerable as the list fit on the screen.  Since Win10 added its additions, some of which I like, having the old undesired offerings to still deal with is a pain were you sit down.

In order to remove these undesired offerings am I required to diddle around in the Registry or are there any easier ways of taking out the trash?

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you need to edit the registry, but nirsoft has tools for it :
ShellMenuView and shellexvieuw

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SpudstahAuthor Commented:

   Thank you for the reply.

   I played with the nirsoft tools earlier today and didn't make sense of them.  With ShellEx there are 831 entries but nothing I  could associate with File Explorer that didn't look unreasonable to play with.  ShellMenu doesn't find anything that I felt comfortable with either.

Following your recommendation I played with them again.   After a few hours sleep I'll see if I can make more sense out of this......I may just be too tired........or maybe too ignorant.

SpudstahAuthor Commented:
Still have not cleared the problem.  Accepted this answer just to clean up.
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