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Allow context menu verbs with file explorer integration without setting the app as default for the file type

I want to add a context menue for *.jpg files to my app without setting the app as default app for *.jpg files.

For example, my app wants to add the context menue "resize images" for jpg files. But I don't want to set it as default app for jpgs, as the app isn't capable for viewing images.

See also: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/50664134/how-integrate-uwp-app-into-context-menu-of-windows-explorer-for-jpg
Related /similar uservoice
https://wpdev.uservoice.com/forums/110705-universal-windows-platform/suggestions/17592220-allow-context-menu-verbs-with-file-explorer-integr
https://wpdev.uservoice.com/forums/110705-universal-windows-platform/suggestions/18935833-fix-uap3-verb-multiselectmodel-player

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      • Thomas commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Mp3Tag is a highly rated meta-data editor that was ported to the store. It occasionally gets knocked in the reviews because the app version doesn't allows right-click "Tag with Mp3Tag" even though the dev really can't do anything about it. I use the app a lot and voted this feedback up in hope that it will be implemented in the near future. Please!

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