Shortcut Key - „Send to“ private folder

Win 8.1 64 bit.
In windows explorer if we click right on a file, then we have the option “Send to” and there is a list of drivers, Desktop...and so on.
I would like to have the option to “Send to”, that basically would mean “copy/paste”, to a private/specific folder that I choose.
The best would be to have a shortcut on keyboard: having a file or more files selected, juts to press a combinations of keys and have those files copied to a given folder.
How to achieve that? Is it possible?
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viki2000Asked:
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Hello ThereSystem AdministratorCommented:
Hold down the Shift key when right-clicking the file or folder to get additional options.
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Hello ThereSystem AdministratorCommented:
But if you want to create your custom 'Send to' options:
1. Press Windows+R
2. Type shell:sendto
3. Add items to the 'C:\Users\YourProfile\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\SendTo' folder. To add, just drag and drop the location icon or copy and paste the shortcut of the destination you want.
4. Done! You've made your own custom Sent To list.
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viki2000Author Commented:
Hi,
Thanks for info, but is only half way.
I ave seen similar here:
https://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/customize-the-windows-vista-send-to-menu/
https://www.eightforums.com/customization/30544-how-can-i-add-any-folder-windows-context-menu.html
Or Copy to Folder:
https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/516-context-menu-add-copy-folder-move-folder.html
In Win8 in Windows Explorer there is Home-CopyTo-Choose Location.

The question is how to add a shortcut key for one of the above?
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viki2000Author Commented:
More exactly I want to use for photos. The files are photos.
I have over 20K photos and I want to look at the photos and when I decide for one, then i just want to press for example CRTL+S and then that photo to be copied in one folder that I have chosen before.
How to do that?
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McKnifeCommented:
If you want windows explorer to use shortcuts, you would have to use macros that some tool like auto-it can create for you. Possible, but needs knowledge - but you should be able to simply google a how-to.
If it is ok for you to use external file managers, there should be several to offer customizable shortcuts that do just what you like. Maybe start with downloading and installing total commander https://www.ghisler.com/
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viki2000Author Commented:
Actually I realized next: I want to look at the photos and when one is of higher interest then I just want to automatically copy it to a folder with a hot-key shortcut.
To achieve that, it seems better to use a photo viewer/manager with catalog function, labeling, organizing...and then probably will help me to copy automatically the photos in a given folder.
I noticed free on net FastStone Image Viewer and IrfanView Thumbnails. Then pro is Photo Director Cyberlink and Adobe Lightroom.
Any other suggestions, eventually free?
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McKnifeCommented:
No, I am not good with photo tools.
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viki2000Author Commented:
FastStone Image Viewer does the job very well.
I can see the photos, thumbnails or full screen and is enough to press "C" two times and the photos is copied in a folder chosen in advance.
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viki2000Author Commented:
Thank you for your suggestions.
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McKnifeCommented:
You are welcome.
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Hello ThereSystem AdministratorCommented:
I am glad I could help.
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viki2000Author Commented:
Further note for future users:
- FastStone cannot search sub-folders and that is bad in my case.
- Instead XnView , which is also free, can search the sub-folders and with some keystrokes can save the pictures.
-The best solution that I have tested and works for me is ACDSee Photo Studio. It searches/scanning a drive, makes a catalog, then you can search withing catalog with various criteria, then apply labels, flags... and you can save to a specific folder with Alt+C. Perhaps Lightroom and PhotoDirector does the same, because they work with catalogs, but I could not figure not out fast how to play with them. The Lightroom made in my case a cache on local drive and that took some 30GB of space because it added also videos. I wanted only images. The PhotoDirector cannot search as I wanted or at least I could not figure it out in 30min to set it as I want it, I mean the search results. ACDSee is similar, but everything seems more familiar and the catalog and the search within catalog was easier to be done within 10-15min.
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