The Windows Club: Quick and Direct Access to Your Favorites Files

April 13, 2012 by in The Windows Club

Quick and Direct Access to Your Favorites Files

By Anand Khanse

How would you like it if you could directly and quickly access your favorite programs, documents and folders from the Computer folder itself in a single click!

Well, if you wish, you can display your favorite file or its shortcuts directly in the (My) Computer folder of Windows 7 & Vista, using this simple trick.

First, you will have to open Windows Explorer and via Organize > Folder Options, allow showing of Hidden & also System files & folders.

Next navigate to the following folder:


C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Network Shortcuts

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This excerpt is shared with permission from The Windows Club.

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TheWindowsClub, is conceptualized, created & owned by Anand Khanse, a Microsoft MVP, and an end-user Windows enthusiast. The site, is primarily targeted at the Windows 7 & Windows Vista user and will address and cover issues in relation to Microsoft and Windows OS.

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