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Adding Google to Right Click Menu

One of the things I seem to do a lot of is highlight a word or phrase, then click copy, then open up Google - "in a new window" - then click paste and hit enter. Is there a way to shorten the process, like maybe highlighting the word or phrase and then right click and a drop down menu would show up where I could select Google and it would automatically paste that word or phrase and begin a search - again, in a new window? Just looking for an easier and or faster way.
Thanks in advance,
Dell Dimension 2350, 2.0GHz, Windows XP Pro, SP2, Cable Modem, using IE6

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Probably not with IE

In reply to: Adding Google to Right Click Menu

But if you were to do the smart thing, for many reasons, and move to Mozilla Firefox, you've got a pretty good chance of finding an extension that will do what you want.

In fact, just going to the Firefox extensions site, I was presented with this particular extension, which sounds almost exactly like what you want.

I also came across this one, which lets you search Google, Wikipedia, and some other sources from a context (right-click) menu.

There might be others as well, this is just what I turned up searching for about 2 minutes.

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Thanks Jackson

In reply to: Probably not with IE

I already have 1-click answers with my IE6, which is very good for what it does. It basically looks up a particular word and gives a definition. However, the other one, Research Word, for Firefox, seems like more of what I was thinking about. As you know when we go looking for something, such as adding to the right click menu, you go to Google and it gives you all this 'stuff' that you can look through and find what you want. Well I was/am looking for something like maybe this "Research Word". That is, if it opens up Google like what I'm talking about. If it just looks up a particular word, then no, that's not what I want, since, in reality, I already have 1-click answers.

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If you installed the Google toolbar...

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Thanks Edward

In reply to: If you installed the Google toolbar...

This is "almost" what I was talking about. I may work with it anyway and see if I like it. I wanted to be able to look up my "search" in a new window, so I wouldn't lose my current window. Sometimes, when I'm trying to help someone, like here, on this forum, I will highlight a word or phrase, click copy, open up Google in a "new window", click paste and go to looking for a solution. As you know, sometimes you can go all over the place trying to find a solution, but by keeping my "original" window open at CNet, it makes it easy to go back and forth. As a senior citizen, sometimes I have one of those senior moments and can't remember which forum I was working in, if you know what I mean, LOL.
Thanks again,

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RE: 'look up my "search" in a new window'

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That is handled by how you have your search options set up for the toolbar. Mine ALWAYS open in a new window (click the Toolbar's Options button and place a check in the "Open a new window to display search results each time you search".

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(NT) That worked! Way to easy! Thanks Edward

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