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Re: No extended context menu/delete (keep local)

Author Dave Lawrence <dlawrence at ad-holdings dot co dot uk>
Full name Dave Lawrence <dlawrence at ad-holdings dot co dot uk>
Date 2008-12-08 01:23:06 PST
Message Paul Kirkaas wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Bug? Feature Request? User Interface Question?
>
> Like many people, I was not aware of the "Extended Context Menu" in
> Windows, so maybe I'm doing it wrong, but, with Win XP2, I hold down a
> shift key (tried both left & right keys), right click on a folder (tried
> both left or right pane), move the cursor down to the TortoiseSVN
> sub-menu (tried both continuing holding down shift key, and releasing
> it). And I get the same menu as the regular context menu; meaning no
> "delete (keep local)" option.
>
> So I don't know if this means I'm doing it wrong, or if there is a
> problem with my XP/Explorer, or if there's a problem w. Tortoise. To
> simplify, I would really suggest not bothering with the extended context
> menu and just move the few functions that are there into the regular
> menu. They could be useful to many users who don't even know they exist
> now.

Well one item in the WinXP extended context menu is "Pin to start menu"
- it appears for individual files ie shift right click on a file. So by
seeing if you can get that you can tell whether you have a generic
problem or a TSVN problem.

You did click in the *right hand* pane of Explorer? It doesn't work in
the left (tree view).

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No extended context menu/delete (keep local) Paul Kirkaas <pkirkaas at gmail dot com> Paul Kirkaas <pkirkaas at gmail dot com> 2008-12-07 17:51:19 PST
     Re: No extended context menu/delete (keep local) "Simon Large" <simon dot tortoisesvn at googlemail dot com> "Simon Large" <simon dot tortoisesvn at googlemail dot com> 2008-12-07 23:13:28 PST
     Re: No extended context menu/delete (keep local) Dave Lawrence <dlawrence at ad-holdings dot co dot uk> Dave Lawrence <dlawrence at ad-holdings dot co dot uk> 2008-12-08 01:23:06 PST
         Re: No extended context menu/delete (keep local) Kurt Pruenner <leak at gmx dot at> Kurt Pruenner <leak at gmx dot at> 2008-12-08 04:34:26 PST
         RE: Re: No extended context menu/delete (keep local) catimp99 at yahoo dot com catimp99 at yahoo dot com 2009-01-11 21:25:01 PST
             RE: Re: No extended context menu/delete (keep local) catimp99 at yahoo dot com catimp99 at yahoo dot com 2009-01-11 23:24:07 PST
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