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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>=
<PublishedMedia id="2072" release="20181002 RS5 RTM WU">
<File id="470474">
<Language>Chinese Simplified</Language>
AveYo / Settings_to_StartMenu.bat
Last active October 26, 2020 12:17
Settings to StartMenu [Open-Shell search settings quickfix]
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@echo off &title Settings to StartMenu [Open-Shell search settings quickfix EN] by AveYo v1.0
:: also try my Optimized Classic-Shell or Open-Shell StartMenu Settings
:: links: or
:: preview:
set Bloat="3D Builder\","Action Center\ms-actioncenter:","Alarms + Clock\ms-clock:","Available Networks\ms-availablenetworks:","Calculator\calculator:","Calendar\outlookcal:","Camera\","Candy Crush Soda Saga\candycrushsodasaga:","Connect\ms-projection:","Cortana\ms-cortana:","Device Discovery\ms-settings-connectabledevices:devicediscovery","Drawboard PDF\drawboardpdf:","Facebook\fb:","Feedback Hub\feedback-hub:","Get Help\ms-contact-support:","Groove Music\mswindowsmusic:","Mail\outlookmail:","Maps\bingmaps:","Microsoft Edge\microsoft-edge:","Microsoft Solitaire Collection\xboxliveapp-1297287741:","Microsoft Store\ms-windows-store:","Microsoft Store -
AveYo / !WebSearchChoice.bat
Last active October 2, 2021 08:00
Web Search Choice for Cortana - direct input to console fixed!
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@echo off &title WebSearchChoice
set "browser=iexplore.exe"
set ""
echo Will override Cortana search Edge browser with: %browser%
set/p "browser_choice=-Enter new choice, or press Enter to use above: "
if "%browser_choice%"=="0" goto uninstall
AveYo / win10colors.cmd
Last active February 18, 2022 03:25 — forked from mlocati/win10colors.cmd
ANSI Colors in standard Windows 10 shell
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@echo off
title Windows 10 native ANSI colors fast and compact macro setup by AveYo - just replace ECHO with %%@%% and ^<ESC^> with @
:: Initiate macro just once
call :@echo
:: [screenonly] [processed escape sequences]
%@% @^^[101;93m @[101;93m STYLES
%@% @^^[0m @[0m Reset
%@% @^^[1m @[1m Bold
%@% @^^[4m @[4m Underline
AveYo / .Classic-Shell or Open-Shell StartMenu optimized
Last active August 4, 2022 07:31
Classic-Shell or Open-Shell StartMenu optimized settings.xml
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Does this still work under Windows 11?
Yes, it does!
Tho it won't alleviate the horrible taskbar changes
So I propose using RetroBar: & my RetroBar dark theme: ShittyDark v2 Both can coexist and work great in this proposed setup

windows 11 preview - with RetroBar

OpenShell setup and import settings
AveYo / .Files.bat
Last active August 5, 2022 12:43
Files.html listing from directory context-menu ( or simpler, but less fancy Files.xml )
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;@echo off &title Files.html listing from directory context-menu by AveYo v1.0
;if not exist "%~1" ( goto :setup ) else pushd "%~1\.." &echo Listing "%~1" - please wait... &set "fn=%~nx1 Files.html"
;del /f/q "%fn%" >nul 2>nul &cd.>"%fn%" 2>nul
;if exist "%fn%" ( set "files=%CD%\%fn%" ) else set "files=%USERPROFILE%\Desktop\%fn%"
;pushd "%~1"
;set "ampersand=&" &set "escape=&amp;"
;> "%files%" findstr -bv ; "%~f0"
;>>"%files%" echo ^<p^>%DATE%, %TIME%^</p^>^<div class="filetree"^>
;>>"%files%" <nul set/p="<ul class="main-tree"><li class="tree-title">%~1</li>"
;>>"%files%" echo.
AveYo / !
Last active February 27, 2023 04:14
A High Contrast based neutral / less blues tone Windows Dark / Light Theme by AveYo
AveYo / .Close_Handles_ContextMenu.bat
Last active May 14, 2023 06:49
'Close Handles' context menu to unlock files or folders -
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@echo off &Title 'Close Handles' context menu to unlock files or folders by AveYo v2019.09.27
:: changelog: fix dl; add /accepteula; check S-1-5-19 for admin; ask for admin rights to catch system handles; auto-hide window
:: add_remove whenever script is run again
reg query "HKCU\Software\Classes\Directory\shell\CloseHandles" /v MuiVerb >nul 2>nul && (
reg delete HKCU\Software\Classes\Directory\shell\CloseHandles /f >nul 2>nul
reg delete HKCU\Software\Classes\Drive\shell\CloseHandles /f >nul 2>nul
reg delete HKCU\Software\Classes\*\shell\CloseHandles /f >nul 2>nul
color 0c &echo. &echo REMOVED! Run script again to add 'Close Handles' context menu
timeout /t -1 &color 0f &title %COMSPEC% &exit/b
AveYo / ..runasTI.bat
Last active July 4, 2023 22:37
Lean and Mean runas TrustedInstaller / System compact snippet to easily integrate in your batch scripts
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@echo off& title RunAsTI - lean and mean snippet by AveYo, 2018-2022
goto :nfo
- innovative HKCU load, no need for reg load / unload ping-pong; programs get the user profile
- sets ownership privileges, high priority, and explorer support; get System if TI unavailable
- accepts special characters in paths for which default run as administrator fails
- adds Send to - RunAsTI right-click menu entry to launch files and folders as TI via explorer
- First copy-paste RunAsTI snippet after .bat script content
- Then call it anywhere to launch programs with arguments as TI
AveYo / Windows 10 PitchBlack mid.xaml
Created July 31, 2023 06:55
Retrobar Windows 10 PitchBlack (wip)
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<!-- Windows 10 PitchBlack center by AveYo -->
<Style x:Key="TaskListWrapPanel" TargetType="WrapPanel">