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How to Open This PC Instead of Quick Access in Windows 10 File Explorer

In Windows 10, by default, File Explorer opens "Quick access."

If you want File Explorer to open "This PC" instead of "Quick access," then this guide is for you.

Without any delay, let's see how.

Open This PC Instead of Quick Access in Windows 10 File Explorer

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    Open Run Command. Type "control folders" (without double quotes) and then press "Enter." It will open up "File Explorer Options."
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    Now, you can see the drop-down list beside "Open File Explorer to." Open that drop-down list.
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    Choose "This PC."
Selected This PC
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    Hit "OK" button at the bottom.

That is all. Now, open File Explorer and you can see "This PC" instead of "Quick access."

If you prefer to have default one, then here are the steps:

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    Open "File Explorer Options."
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    Now, open drop-down list beside "Open File Explorer to."
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    Select "Quick access" and then hit "OK" button at the bottom.
Selected Quick access

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