Set Default Folder When Opening Explorer in Windows 10

Set Default Folder When Opening Explorer in Windows 10

After upgrading to Windows 10 recently, you will noticed that whenever you opened Explorer, it would always show me Quick Access. You may like the new Quick Access feature, but you must preferred to have Explorer open to This PC instead.

In this post, We’ll show you how to change the default folder from Quick Access to This PC when opening Explorer. In addition, We’ll also show you a trick whereby you can set any folder to be the default folder when opening Explorer in Windows 10.

Follow the Steps one by one shown below .

Set Default Folder to This PC

  • To change the setting, open Explorer, click on File and then click on Change folder and search options.change-folder-search-options
  • In the dialog that pops up, you should already be on the General tab. At the very top, you’ll see Open File Explorer to where you can select from This PC and Quick Access.folder-options-windows-10
  • Just pick whichever folder you prefer and you’re good to go! Now when you open Explorer, you should see it open to This PC selected instead of Quick Access.windows-10-this-pc

Here you Go. Now whenever you will open your explorer you will see this pc as like before you do in windows XP , Windows 7 and Windows 8.

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