ClipPath

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
4.2
out of 18 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.1
  • Total Downloads:
    26,010
  • Date Added:
    September 28, 2004
  • File Size:
    29.2KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    10
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP

Editors' Review

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This simple yet very handy utility lets users quickly copy full file or folder paths with the click of a mouse. ClipPatch lacks a dedicated interface per se, as it integrates directly into Windows Explorer's right-click menu and offers three options for copying path information to the Clipboard. The first two differ only in the presence of the forward or back slash after the drive letter, while the third creates a link to the file or folder than can be pasted into Outlook. One nice feature is the ability to select multiple files in a folder. In that case, file paths are separated by semicolons or stacked when pasted as links. We should note that you'll need to read the text file before installing the application, as it's not immediately clear how to do so. Otherwise, this totally free and functional utility strikes us as a convenient little pick-up.
 
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User Reviews
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  • 5 stars

    "Allows for use of filename-path adequately."

    September 04, 2011   |   By aeiou.stem.nr

    Version: ClipPath 2.1

    Pros

    Path (of file) is put to clipboard from right-click menu.

    Cons

    No great problems.

    Summary

    This addition to a power-user's experience has been long missed. And welcome addition to Windows.

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  • 5 stars

    "This is one of my most valuable utilities."

    February 21, 2009   |   By ruthbernstein

    Version: ClipPath 2.1

    Pros

    When I need to identify the path of a certain file, this eliminates much searching to record the location of the file. Thank you !!!!!

    Cons

    The reference to / and \ might be confusing to a newbie. Once you understand one is for one is for drive path and the other is for web addresses, it's simple.

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  • 4 stars

    "Works Great in 32-Bit XP and Vista but not in x64 Vista"

    January 20, 2009   |   By bmn_1213

    Version: ClipPath 2.1

    Pros

    Have been using this for some time on 32-bit XP and Vista and love it. Easy to install and simple to use.

    Cons

    However when I upgraded one of my machines to x64 Vista I found I couldn't install it.

    Summary

    Great for 32-bit XP and Vista but not for x64 Vista. In x64 Vista I found out that it includes its own version of clip path. After you click on a folder or file you can hold the shift key and then right click and select "Copy as Path". Then you can paste the path into word or excel. This works for multiple files/folders as well!!

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  • 5 stars

    "great tool"

    December 05, 2008   |   By flashmxfreak

    Version: ClipPath 2.1

    Pros

    I love it no complain

    Cons

    ok++++++++++++++++++++++++++

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  • 5 stars

    "What every OS should have built in"

    June 05, 2008   |   By wlsmith

    Version: ClipPath 2.1

    Pros

    This tool so perfectly meets an obvious need that no Operating System should be without it. MS should have thought of it.

    Cons

    The menu could provide a clue about which direction you might want your slash to lean, left or right. Just offering me "/" or "\" forces me to think too much.

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  • 5 stars

    "Perfect, useful simplicity!"

    November 29, 2007   |   By lisact

    Version: ClipPath 2.1

    Pros

    This is an extremely lightweight, useful little program. I use it daily when I'm browsing for files, uploading, or sending file paths through email. The "paste in Outlook" option is a huge improvement over the older version of ClipPath!

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  • 4 stars

    "Very Useful - especially when you want to upload files"

    November 27, 2007   |   By tk_cnet

    Version: ClipPath 2.1

    Pros

    I use it almost all the time when I have to attach files in yahoo mail or any mail software. Simply clip the path of the file and paste it in the box where you are asked for attachment's path+filename.

    Cons

    I would like to see a shortcut key combination along with the mouse to clip path.

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  • 5 stars

    "Unbelieveable!"

    November 10, 2007   |   By Omega Weapon

    Version: ClipPath 2.1

    Pros

    This utility is ******* amazing! Just download it! It works perfectly with Windows XP and Vista!

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  • 5 stars

    "Unpretentious and perfect"

    August 25, 2007   |   By MarianeJ

    Version: ClipPath 2.1

    Pros

    It's can be vary handy, depending on how you work.

    I always have a few instances of Windows Explorer open, and I keep attaching files all the time. So it's perfect.

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  • 5 stars

    "Simple and practical. Just what you need. Nothing else!!!"

    February 28, 2007   |   By daviddiego

    Version: ClipPath 2.1

    Pros

    It's very simple. Only has the functionality that I need. No extra navigators, windows, configurations, etc.

    Cons

    Nothing!

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    General
    Publisher SS
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    Release Date September 28, 2004
    Date Added September 28, 2004
    Version 2.1
    Category
    Category Utilities & Operating Systems
    Subcategory System Utilities
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows 95, Windows, Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows 2000
    Additional Requirements Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP
    Download Information
    File Size 29.2KB
    File Name ClipPath.zip
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 26,010
    Downloads Last Week 10
    Pricing
    License Model Free
    Limitations Not available
    Price Free

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