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I my win app i had a button(button1), if we click the button1 "it should change the Registry Value" and hide "Send To" option in right click.
The Below Code is working in Windows Xp but not working in Windows7.

Why it shouldn't work in Windows7 & Please Give me the proper coding
 private void button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
public void DeactivateSendTo()
            string root = "AllFilesystemObjects\\shellex\\ContextMenuHandlers\\Send To";
            RegistryKey rKey = Microsoft.Win32.Registry.ClassesRoot.OpenSubKey(root, true);
            rKey.SetValue("", "");
Posted 14-Mar-13 20:27pm
IpsitaMishra 15-Mar-13 1:51am
refer to the following link I hope it helps you
Sushil Mate 8-Jul-13 7:56am
because the registry is little bit different in win7 than XP.

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Solution 1

Run the application under(Run as Administrator)

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