Quickly register a .DLL or .OCX

The `SendTo' folder has many uses, but few know that it can be used for the quick registration of .DLL's or .OCX files.

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The 'SendTo' folder has many uses, but few know that it can be used for the quick registration of .DLL's or .OCX files.

If you place a shortcut to `regsvr32.exe' in the 'SendTo' folder, you can right-click on any .DLL or .OCX -- then select 'Send To' and click on the shortcut. The file will be automatically be registered. This should save both developers and administrators a lot of time.

This was first published in September 2002

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