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How to Create a New Folder in Windows 10

In Windows 10, you can create a new folder at any time you want.

In this post, we will see five different ways to do this task. Let's get started.

Create a New Folder in Windows 10

You can create a new folder using the keyboard shortcut and here is how:

Go to the location you want. Simultaneously press Ctrl + Shift + N keys.

Now, you can see a new folder.

New folder

Provide the new name you want and then press "Enter" key or keep the suggested name for the folder by pressing "Enter."

New folder with the suggested name

Right-click on the blank area in the location you prefer.

Hover your mouse over "New." Click "Folder."

Folder option

Now, you can see a new folder with the suggested name. Press "Enter" to keep the suggested name or provide a new name and then press "Enter."

Go to your preferred location in the File Explorer.

Click on "New folder" in "Quick Access Toolbar."

New folder in Quick Access Toolbar

Now, you can see a folder with the suggested name. Keep the name or change the name.

Go to the location you want in the File Explorer.

Click "Home" tab in Ribbon and then click "New folder" icon.

New folder icon in Home tab

That's it. You can see a folder now. Keep or change the suggested name for the folder.

Launch Command Prompt.

If you want to change the path, type cd. Hit "Space Bar" key and then provide the path you prefer. Now, hit "Enter" key.

Now, type the following command and then press "Enter" key:

md foldername

Replace the foldername in the command with the folder name you want.

md command in Command Prompt

That is all. You can see the folder with the name you want in the location you prefer.

Folder created using md command

Note: Keep in mind that all the above methods can create a subfolder too.

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