Articles tagged: Windows File Explorer
What appears to be multiple copies of the same file may be something else: one file simply appearing in more than one place.
“This PC” is clear, but generic. If you regularly use multiple computers, it can be handy to change it to something more helpful.
By default, Windows File Explorer opens to “Quick access”. Not everyone uses, or even likes, “Quick access”.
The new Windows Start menu has given one of my oldest questions an easy answer.
Choosing to view icons or thumbnails in a File -> Open dialog is controlled somewhere else completely. I’ll show you the setting in Windows File Explorer.
Windows File Explorer defaults to a simple view of files on your machine that is not secure. Changes these settings as soon as you can.