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Open Windows 7 Explorer to Your Favorite Location

Jim Pearson wants to change the default location for Windows 7's version of Windows Explorer, and have it default to opening C:\

Change What Application Loads When You Select a File

The wrong program comes up when Nathan3 double-clicks a photo. He asked the Answer Line forum for advice.

Another Way to Pin Folders to the Windows 7 Taskbar

If you don't want the Quick Launch toolbar cluttering up your Taskbar, a handy freeware utility can pin folders there for you.

Convert Any File to Any File Type With Go2Convert

This free Web service does one thing and does it well: changing your file formats instantly with no hassles.

Pin Folders to the Windows 7 Taskbar

They said it couldn't be done. Actually, I said it--but I was wrong. Here's a simple hack that lets you pin folders to your heart's content.

Nine Absurdly Useful File Management Utilities

Show your messy file system who’s boss with these high-quality tools. Most of them are low-cost, and many cost nothing at all.

Share Files Wirelessly Between Android and Any Computer

WiFi File Explorer for Android connects your phone to any computer on your wireless network to share files easily.

Create a Keyboard Shortcut for Your Favorite Folder

Windows doesn't let you pin folders to the Taskbar, but you can set up keyboard shortcuts that'll open them just as lickety-split.

Outgrown Windows' File Manager? Try Multi-Paned Q-Dir on For Size

Free, multi-pane file manager Q-Dir features multiple window layouts and a tiny, portable executable.

Folder Axe Cuts Unwieldy Folders Down to Size

Sophisticated unitasker Folder Axe splits folders containing thousands of files into manageable subfolders.