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Windows Explorer Explained: Make it Smarter

By default, Windows 7 Explorer doesn't show you all your folders, which creates a lot of extra click-work for you. Here's how to correct that.

Windows Explorer Explained: Changing the Layout

The Windows 7 version of Explorer is both better and worse than its predecessors. Learn how to tweak the layout to better suit the way you work.

Windows Explorer Explained: Where to Find It

Now that you know what Windows Explorer does, find out where to find it--in any version of Windows!

Windows Explorer Explained: What is Windows Explorer?

You can't manage files or folders without it, yet many users don't know the first thing about Windows Explorer.

Wirelessly Transfer Photos from Your iPhone to Your PC

99-cent app WiFiPhoto makes it so easy to offload snapshots and screenshots from your iPhone, you'll never want to look at another sync cable.

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Windows Explorer Add-In FilerFrog Has Features a Leap Ahead

Power up Windows Explorer with the FilerFrog add-in.

Open Explorer to a Specific Window

Malcolm Byrne asked me how to configure Windows Explorer to open to a specified folder each time

Make a List of Files

Daves99 asked the Office & Business Software forum how to insert file names into a worksheet or document

How Do I Permanently Delete Files From My Hard Disk?

Follow these simple instructions to completely remove files from your drive.

Use 'Recent Places' to Find Frequently Used Folders Faster

This often-overlooked Windows 7 feature saves you the hassle of navigating your hard drive to find your favorite stuff.