Create easy access to files and folders Windows 8.1


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Creating easy access to files and folders

Built into File Explorer here in Windows 8.1 are some options for easy access to files and folders, to help you to work more efficiently. So we're going to take a look at Favorites and Libraries now, as we continue working with File Explorer. We left off working at our exercise files, if you're catching up. Just open up File Explorer either from, the task-bar down below or open up your exercise files folder. And down the left hand side in the navigation pane, you'll see the default, which includes Sky drive if you're logged in using your Microsoft account, you'll see This PC.

And we've already gone through how to expand folders and sub folders. What we're not seeing here are some options for easy access, such as Libraries and Favorites. So the first step is to turn those on. We go up to the View tab, click the Navigation pane drop-down button, and you'll see options down below for showing things like Favorites and Libraries. We can even Show all folders if we wanted to. N...

Creating easy access to files and folders
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Creating easy access to files and folders provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Windows 8.1 Essential Training

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