1. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
       17 Sep 2015 #1

    Recent Files do not show


    In Windows explorer with W10 when i first had the RTM version Recent files were there, but as that os had been from Win 8.1 upgraded to 10 preview and then 10 RTM it was bloated. So i reinstalled a fresh copy of W10.
    But now no recent files show up. I found how to go to view, folder options, but these settings were already ticked by default.
    Is this a bug?
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  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,569
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       17 Sep 2015 #2

    Have you looked at File Explorer Options, General, 'Open File Explorer to' and towards the bottom, 'Show recently used files in Quick Access'?
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  3. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
       17 Sep 2015 #3

    dalchina said: View Post
    Have you looked at File Explorer Options, General, 'Open File Explorer to' and towards the bottom, 'Show recently used files in Quick Access'?
    yes they are both ticket by default, just for some reason it does not work.
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  4. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,569
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       18 Sep 2015 #4

    Have you changed the location explorer opens at? (A screen shot is worth a thousand posts).
    File, Change Folder & Search Options, General, 'Open File Explorer To' & in drop down click 'Quick Access'.
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  6. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 138
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit BETA
       18 Sep 2015 #6

    Go to
    Code:
    c:\Users\"account name"\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\AutomaticDestinations
    and
    Code:
    c:\Users\"account name"\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\CustomDestinations
    and clean out those two directories.
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  7. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
       20 Sep 2015 #7

    DoItJust said: View Post
    Go to
    Code:
    c:\Users\"account name"\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\AutomaticDestinations
    and
    Code:
    c:\Users\"account name"\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\CustomDestinations
    and clean out those two directories.
    Yes this was the fix, very bizarre problem as it was a clean reinstall.
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