New Folder here shell extension that works for Vista?

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On Windows 7 Ctrl + Shift + N works but not on Vista. I found this

but it doesn’t install correctly on Vista.

So any alternative including tweaking the registry ?


Barring a spot-on answer that involves a shell extension, what about an AutoHotkey script? (I don’t have Windows Vista, so I don’t know if a script from Windows XP would match up.) Although, my “shell extension” for Windows XP’s Explorer has always just been Alt+F+W+F (File|New|Folder). Judging by your question though, I guess that a similar menu entry doesn’t exist in Windows Vista’s Explorer?

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