Where has SendTo gone??

Put: 23.02.2007 | Rev 23.02.20076 | Contributed by Andrew Mallett

I've always been a bit of a SendTo fan. Right click on a file or folder and send it to an application or another storage location as a Copy..

Configuration of SendTo has usually been a straightforward, if manual job. Open up Windows Explorer and drill into the SendTo object within each user's personal directory.

Under Windows XP, it used to be inside \documents and settings\%username%\sendto..

Sadly, as is so often the case with new versions of Microsoft software, you pay more money for the 'new and improved' version, only to have to work harder to get the job done.

On a stand-alone Windows Vista workstation, it's buried much deeper at the following location:


Thanks Microsoft - another winner..!

- A.