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  1.    01 Aug 2015 #1
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    Start Menu Recent files


    On windows 7 it's convenient to have recent file at Start menu. How can I find this on windows 10?
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  2.    01 Aug 2015 #2
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    Windows 10 Pro 64bit

    In windows 10 recent files go to file explorer Quick access
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  3.    01 Aug 2015 #3
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017
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  4.    01 Aug 2015 #4
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    Quote Originally Posted by rezpower View Post
    In windows 10 recent files go to file explorer Quick access
    But this is very inconvenient. The Microsoft is weird, they remove good things and put them at wrong place.
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  5.    01 Aug 2015 #5
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    Windows 10 Enterprise x64 (build 10586)

    You can click the arrow next to File Explorer and there is a list of recent files.
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  6.    01 Aug 2015 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by You View Post
    You can click the arrow next to File Explorer and there is a list of recent files.
    No recent files, only several folds here.
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  7.    01 Aug 2015 #7
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    Windows 10 Pro x64

    There's a View option whether to show or not recent files on the Quick Access section.
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  8.    01 Aug 2015 #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by DJG View Post
    There's a View option whether to show or not recent files on the Quick Access section.
    Disabled folds, then only several pinned items when I click start-file explorer small arrow, still no file.
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  9.    17 Sep 2015 #9
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    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    I agree with truelies. Recent Files on Start was very convenient and I miss this feature. In Windows 10 the only way to see recent files is to open up Windows Explorer. It shows Quick Access by default which shows Frequent Folders and Recent files.
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  10.    29 Oct 2015 #10
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    Kenilworth
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    Windows 10, 7, XP, 98

    Amen to that - I was a huge user of Recent Files in Windows 7. Removing this is a real PAIN!

    Dave
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