Windows 7: Open command window here

Maybe I’m the last one to find out, but apparently Windows 7 has had an Open command window here button hiding this whole time! Most non-Windows operating systems will have a context menu item in their desktop environments that allows you to open a command prompt or shell with the working directory set to the folder you’re viewing or selecting. Anyways, the trick is: Shift+Right Click and boom! Now there’s the Open command window here option.

Update: I created a .reg file that will automatically enable this (so you don’t have to hold Shift anymore!)  You can get it here.

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