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    Windows 10 Can't follow directory path

    Shouldn't you be able to find any file on your computer "manually" by opening the folders listed in its location? For example, I just downloaded a Python interpreter. When I look at its location in its Properties, it says "C:\Users\Aaron\AppData\Local\Programs\Python," but when I try to follow...
  2. D

    Set one master version of File Explorer Columns

    I am using Windows 10 Enterprise. There are some basic things that I want File Explorer to show every time I open it regardless of directory or drive, such as type and size of a file. There are other things I never ever want to see but File Explorer randomly forces them on me, such as album...
  3. someuser123

    How To Make A Custom Directory A Top-level Left Pane Folder In Windows Explorer

    Hi all, I am trying to figure out how to create a custom top-level folder in the Windows file explorer, specifically my synced Google Drive folder. How can I do this? I'm familiar with working inside of regedit if necessary, but if there is a simpler solution it's preferred. Please see an image...
  4. D

    The Recycle Bin on ... is corrupt.

    Hi all, I am really hoping you can help me as I am so close to ripping my hair out! I have searched on google and my issue seems to be a little different to others... I am getting these four errors messages below: The Recycle Bin on \\SERVER\~ is corrupt. Do you want to empty the recycle bin...
  5. Granger

    Glitching Windows 10 UI

    Recently my Windows UI has been glitching out. For instance, when I'm in file explorer, the assets will duplicate themselves and spread all over the screen making a hardly usable mess. I have low disc space on my C: drive right now so that might be the cause but I wanted to make sure about it...
  6. RodBarnes

    Slow file explorer fast open file dialog

    Windows 7 SP1, all updates through 10/2017. [This system is an HTPC running Windows Media Center, thus the reason I've not moved it forward.] Recently (within the last few months), I've noticed that using File Explorer is extremely slow. Dramatically slower than it used to be. However, File...
  7. K

    Help deleting quick links in file explorer

    I just installed an update for my computer and have this issue where there are extra quick selection links in my file explorer and they are blank. Does anyone know what is causing this and how to fix this? I have scanned my computer for any viruses and it is clean. I am running 64 bit windows...
  8. Jaap Verhage

    How to get rid of the little pop-up window while dragging in File Explorer

    Hello everyone, I'm sure this is laughably simple to fix, but I just can't find it anywhere. When I drag a file or folder in Windows 10 File Explorer, a little pop-up window appears as soon as the mouse pointer hovers over a folder. The mini-window contains the name of the folder. All the...
  9. J

    Windows 10 File Explorer Possibility

    Hello everyone, So I a fairly new to windows, coming from mac, and I think windows is brilliant. However, one of the things that I loved with macs/osx was the finder. When in finder (mac's file explorer), when you click in a folder, it will reveal its contents on the side to its right, linking...
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