Windows 10: Interesting ability for your web browser.


  1. Posts : 5,011
    Windows 10 Pro X64 15063.138
       09 May 2016 #1

    Interesting ability for your web browser.


    Place link to a folder on your hard drive in your browser favorites bar.

    Open your browser.
    Open File Explorer/Windows Explorer.
    Left click on the folder icon in File Explorer and drag it to the Favorites Bar in your browser.

    You can then change the name displayed by right clicking on it and selecting Properties.

    When you click it, a file/folder list is displayed in the browser, for of like an FTP display looks.

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    Nice for quickly looking at folders you use on a regular basis.

    You can do pretty much everything here you can do from File Explorer, like open pictures, pdfs, launch programs, etc.
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  2. Posts : 1,528
    Windows 10 Home x64 (Laptop), Windows 10 Pro x64 (Desktop)
       11 May 2016 #2

    Or just type any directory address in the web address box.
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  3. Posts : 5,011
    Windows 10 Pro X64 15063.138
    Thread Starter
       12 May 2016 #3

    Steve C said: View Post
    Or just type any directory address in the web address box.
    Yup, but not as elegant Nice if you need to look at something quickly though. Thanks
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