Shell Integration Gray

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Shell Integration Gray

Postby jbruns2015 » Wed Dec 05, 2018 4:54 pm

W7 Enterprise

What does it mean and how do I ungray when the shell itegration options are grayed out?
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Re: Shell Integration Gray

Postby alandraper » Tue Dec 25, 2018 6:06 am

I have the same problem. The "Enable advanced menu" is disabled.
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Re: Shell Integration Gray

Postby paulp123 » Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:40 am

In case you didn't already figure it out, I also had this issue (and even raised a bug for it) but turns out I'd installed the 32-bit version. Spotted there was also a 64-bit ("x64") setup.exe on (just not highlighted as the default download). When I installed that instead, the checkboxes on the 'Shell Integration' options page were no longer disabled, and when "Enable advanced menu" is ticked the 'Compare' options appear on my Explorer context menus - yay!
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Re: Shell Integration Gray

Postby ivnptrv » Thu Mar 14, 2019 3:10 pm

Thanks, Paul. You saved my day.
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