Tag Archives: Windows Explorer

Merge directories in C#

This example lets you merge directories. Once upon a time, if you used Windows Explorer to move a file from one directory to another and the destination directory already contained a file with that name, you had the option of … Continue reading

Posted in directories, files, system, tools | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Make a Windows Forms application display icons at appropriate sizes in C#

Setting a form’s icon is easy. Simply select the form in the Form Editor and set its Icon property. Windows uses this icon in many different ways. For example, it displays a small icon in the form’s upper left corner … Continue reading

Posted in forms, graphics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Add items to the Send To menu

When you right-click on an item in Windows Explorer, you can open the Send To menu and send the item to a compressed folder, the desktop (creates a shortcut), and so forth. This is really handy, but what’s even handier … Continue reading

Posted in system | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments