Windows 10 puts the Desktop, Downloads, Documents, Pictures, Music, and Videos folders by default in the Quick Access section of your Windows Explorer. If you’re working heavily with files in a particular folder, perhaps one that is buried within many subfolders, simply right-click on the folder and select “Pin to Quick access.” This will place this folder among the other folders in the left column when you access Computer or Windows Explorer:

 

To streamline your Quick Access folders, right-click on a folder you may not need and select “Remove from Quick access.”

 


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