In answer to the above yes i have context menu everywhere else.
I have followed Davids advice and reinstalled 6. Since windows is slow i didn't bother to reboot and will not know until i get back to my computer later tonight. Elsewhere at the moment.
Thanks David found and done.
You're right would never have found them.
Answer to Joel i did remove version 5 through the normal methods and cleaned afterward s with a variety of software and the context menus were always left behind.
Curiosity how come any of version 6 has no recycle bin...
i've been using eraser 5 since day 1 of owning a computer.
My problem is that after deleting 5.8.8 and going into regedit and deleting all of the eraserext i could find and then manually having to delete dll from sys32 folder, and searching this forum and google for an answer and not finding...