Pin a folder from the desktop to the Start screen

If you use certain folders frequently and want to be able to quickly get to them, you can pin them to your Start screen.

  1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, then tap Search (If you're using a mouse, point to the top-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, then click Search).
  2. Enter File Explorer in the search box, tap or click Apps, and then tap or click File Explorer.
  3. Browse to the folder your want, or use the search box in the upper-right corner.
  4. Press and hold or right-click the folder, and then tap or click Pin to Start.

  5. how to pin a folder to the Start Screen

When you go back to Start, you’ll see a tile for the folder you pinned on the Start screen. Tap or click it, and the folder will open in the desktop.


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