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I thought this would be a no brainer but I can't get it to work; What I'm trying to do is let a user select an entry from the context menu in windows file explorer. This part works but the icon doesn't appear. WinRAR etc. do have icons though, how do they make it work? Do I need to use COM Interfaces and all that? I'd rather not. Thanks!
@="\"C:\\development\\update.exe\" \"%1\""

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Ok, looks like "DefaultIcon" is the icon associated to all files of that type throughout the system, not the icon that is displayed in the context menu.

Any hints how to put an icon into the context menu (without using COM or ATL or whatever such shell extensions are) much appreciated.

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