Windows 10: Windows 10 explorer not displaying correct network path in title bar
Windows 10 explorer not displaying correct network path in title bar
While there are many things I do like about Windows 10 compared to earlier versions I find it very disconcerting that explorer does not display the correct network path in the title bar. So For the actual path "\\server\documents" I am seeing "This PC > Documents". For me it is always critical I am looking in the right location otherwise there can be serious unwanted consequences. Does anyone know how I can force explorer in Windows 10 to always show the correct path and so avoid any confusion?
Do you have option for showing full path in title bar checked?
Absolutely - I have had this setting active for oodles of versions of windows. It's one of the first changes I make when reloading windows. My problem is it is showing incorrectly in Windows 10 for all files on the server. Only when I click into it does it show the correct path usually in the blue selected text mode. When I leave the title bar it goes back to "This PC > Documents". I wonder how it is yours shows as > network > etc!
Although I notice that it would appear your server name is "MYBOOKLIVE" looking at the top area you've drawn around in red. Yet it reverts to "> Network > MYBOOKLIVE > Public" - that's what I loath about the Windows 10 explorer address bar. I like wysiwyg to work both ways!
Did you included this folder in library? Then it should shows just PC...
Do you run any Tweaks program for your system?
Edit: you can also check in registry, if correct option is selected. Check Tutorials by Brink.
Last edited by AndreTen; 21 Sep 2016 at 03:46.
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How to Display Full Path in Title Bar of File Explorer in Windows 10
This tutorial will show you how to display either the name or full path of the current open folder in the title bar of File Explorer for your account in Windows 10.