1.    16 Jul 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 5
    Win 7

    Win 10 "File Explorer" can only open One copy

    I have a new clean install of Win 10 but it only allows me to open one copy of File Explorer. My understanding is that you can open as many File Explorer as I like.
    I choose Start and File explorer and after the first open file nothing happens.
    Just found out that if I click on FIle and Open new window in an open File Explorer it works. Has Win 10 made a change?

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  2.    16 Jul 2016 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Covington, Louisiana
    Posts : 506
    Windows 10 Pro 64

    After you open File Explorer, right click the icon in system tray and then click on File Explorer in that small window and it will open a new window. You can keep opening as many as you want. After you have a few open put the curser over the icon and it will show a thumbnail of all the open windows and you can click on the one you want to use.

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  3.    16 Jul 2016 #3
    Join Date : Sep 2015
    Posts : 177
    Windows 10 Home

    If you place a This PC shortcut on your desktop, every time you open it, it will open a new window.

    This PC Shortcut - Create in Windows 10
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  4.    16 Jul 2016 #4
    Join Date : Feb 2014
    Posts : 7,152

    Wheel click or (Middle click) File Explorer on the Taskbar as many times as windows you want opened.
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  5.    16 Jul 2016 #5
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 5
    Win 7

    Got It
    Thanks All
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