Configuration - Context Menu

1. Double-click Action

Users can specify the action when an archive is double clicked.

  • Open with Bandizip: The archive is opened with Bandizip.
  • Extract Automatically: The archive is extracted automatically. » See more
  • Select with Pop-up: Users can select 'Extract' unless the file is opened with Bandizip.

2. Extraction Menu

Users can specify the action when an archive is right clicked.

  • Extract Here: Extract the archive to the current folder.
  • Extract Automatically: The archive is extracted automatically. » See more
  • Select Folder and Extract: Extract the archive after selecting a target folder.
  • Extract to "(File/Folder Name)": Create a folder with the archive name and extract it to the folder.
  • Open with Bandizip: Open the archive with Bandizip.
  • Integrity Check: Test if there is any problem with the archive.
  • Preview: Users can preview the archive.

3. Compression Menu

Users can specify the action when a file is right clicked.

  • Compress with Bandizip: Compress files with Bandizip.
  • Compress to "ABC.zip": Create an "ABC.zip" file.
  • Compress to "ABC.7z": Create an "ABC.7z" file.
  • Compress to "ABC.zip" and E-mail: Create an "ABC.zip" file and e-mail it.
  • Compress to "*.zip": Compress individually.
  • Compress to "ABC.zipx": Create an "ABC.zipx" file.
  • Compress to "ABC.tgz": Create an "ABC.tgz" file.
  • Compress to "ABC.tar": Create an "ABC.tar" file.

4. Right click the white space to bring up the pop up menu in Windows Explorer

Users can specify the menu displayed when empty space is right clicked in Windows Explorer.

  • - Create New Folder: A folder can be created by right clicking in Windows Explorer.
  • - Open Command Prompt (For Windows Vista and 7, users can run it as an administrator with Shift + Right Click): Users can run the DOS command prompt directly from Windows Explorer.

5. Others

  • Do Not Integrate Bandizip into the Shell Context Menu: Bandizip is not connected with the context menu
  • Cascaded Context Menu: The Bandicam menu is cascaded.
  • Hide Menu Icon: The left-side menu icon of Bandizip is hidden.
  • Identify an archive regardless of the extension.
  • Show the 'Compress' menu for archives.