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Windows Shell Extension - C++ MSVS
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We need a windows shell extension implemented that will show an “other” drive under “My Computer” in XP, Vista, and Windows 7. The drive will spawn a context menu when right clicking files in explorer. This should be a 32 bit DLL, but should also compile as a 64 bit dll if needed.

Context Menu in Explorer View

We will need to have an option called “Phatlinks” which will have an icon. For now, use the Windows Notepad Icon as a placeholder, and we will be changing this at a later date.

Under the Phatlinks menu option, we will have the option to flag a file.

Flagging a file simply means writing it to a flat file

Flat File database will simply contain a list of files
• File Path
• Date file flagged

The name of this file is flaggedfiles.dat

This file will be stored in the Windows Current User Application Data directory under a folder called “Phatlinks”

My Computer Drive

When this drive is listed under “My Compu...

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Desired Skills
Microsoft Visual Studio, C++
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