I have no issues accessing Explorer with using Win Logo + E but what is the alternative? Some "less skilled" with computers don't know that shortcut, how can they do it?

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    Go to desktop, click on folder icon pinned by default..?
    – houbysoft
    Nov 5, 2012 at 23:15
  • Some of us remove it, and then others can't use my computer.. Nov 6, 2012 at 5:45

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Right-click the lower left corner of the screen (which is equivalent to pressing Windows Key+X) and click “File Explorer”:

Screenshot of popup menu

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    nice trick for the Win logo in keyboard-face
    – Sathyajith Bhat
    Nov 6, 2012 at 4:38
  • I always have to refer to an older post of mine to find the image again, so it's actually a pita to do :P
    – Joey
    Nov 6, 2012 at 6:45
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    Beware, Joey, using images for keyboard keys doesn't always look nice at all.
    – Arjan
    May 19, 2013 at 14:55

Go to the Superbar and click on the icon with the folder. It’s pinned there by default.


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