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Removing "Add To Playlist" from the context menu of Windows Explorer

The following shell extension add "Add To Playlist" to the context menu of Windows Explorer:

Shell Extension Name: WMP Add To Playlist Launcher
Filename: wmpshell.dll
Description: Windows Media Player Launcher
Company: Microsoft Corporation
Product Name: Microsoft(R) Windows Media Player
File Version:
CLSID: {F1B9284F-E9DC-4e68-9D7E-42362A59F0FD}

If you want to remove "Add To Playlist" from your Explorer context menu, follow the instructions below:

  1. Download and run the ShellExView utility from this Web page.
  2. Find the right shell extension according the details specified above.
  3. Select this shell extension and press F7 to disable this extension. After you disable this shell extension, "Add To Playlist" won't be displayed in the Explorer context menu.

This shell extension context menu information was reported by NirSoft