File Explorer Disappearance


  1. Posts : 142
    Windows 10 Pro and Windows 10
       04 Feb 2017 #1

    File Explorer Disappearance


    Good Day,
    Background info is that I took the plunge and put an SSD in my computer. Since it has been a long time, I decided to go for a clean install of Windows 10 Pro. Using the media creation tool I obtained a Windows 10 Pro N in 64 bit and installed it. Do not know if it matters, but I turned of Cortana.
    Situation: The File Explorer icon in the start menu that is the with the User, Settings and Power Icons is gone. I have become reliant on it and would appreciate any help it facilitating it's return :)! Thanks for any assistance
    glennc
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  2. Bree's Avatar
    Posts : 9,166
    10 Home x64 (1809) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)
       04 Feb 2017 #2

    glennc said: View Post
    The File Explorer icon in the start menu that is the with the User, Settings and Power Icons is gone.
    These icons are optional. You can choose which to show in Settings > Personalization > Start, scroll down and click 'Choose which folders appear on Start'.
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  3. Posts : 142
    Windows 10 Pro and Windows 10
    Thread Starter
       04 Feb 2017 #3

    Wow


    Thank you so much Bree, for your knowledge and your time!!
    glennc
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  4. Bree's Avatar
    Posts : 9,166
    10 Home x64 (1809) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)
       04 Feb 2017 #4

    Thanks. Glad to have helped.
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