Windows 10: Recent places in Explorer doesn't work.

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  1.    04 Sep 2015 #1

    Recent places in Explorer doesn't work.


    Hiya,

    has had this issue for a couple of days now where I right click on the Explorer app on the taskbar and click a recently visited folder and nothing happens, there is no window popping up with the location.

    I have also looked through Brink's tutorial on the forums on how to enable the "recently visited" and it is set to "on" so I'm just throwing out a ball hoping someone will catch it and say, "Aye".

    /BTA
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  2. Posts : 20,887
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       09 Sep 2015 #2

    Hey BTA,

    This can sometimes happen if recent items become corrupted, or if the recent folder no longer exists.

    You might see if resetting and clearing recent items and frequent places may help.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...set-clear.html
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  3.    10 Sep 2015 #3

    Brink said: View Post
    Hey BTA,

    This can sometimes happen if recent items become corrupted, or if the recent folder no longer exists.

    You might see if resetting and clearing recent items and frequent places may help.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...set-clear.html
    Hi Brink,

    So this would delete all my favourite places and I'd have to re-add once it is done?
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  4. Posts : 20,887
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       11 Sep 2015 #4

    Unless they were pinned, it would remove them.
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  5.    11 Sep 2015 #5

    I see well my problem is still there. I think I'll just have to record it rather than explaining.
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  6.    08 Oct 2015 #6

    Well I finally made a clip about my problem, I know am a bit lazy about doing stuff like this...
    Recent places in Explorer doesn't work. Attached Files
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  7. Posts : 20,887
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       08 Oct 2015 #7

    Odd. Using OPTION ONE should have cleared them.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...set-clear.html
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  8.    08 Oct 2015 #8

    Brink said: View Post
    Odd. Using OPTION ONE should have cleared them.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...set-clear.html
    Yeah no uhm that is not the issue here, the issue is that when I click on one of my frequent places nothing happens, no window pops up. I have cleared it and redone the whole list.
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  9. Posts : 20,887
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       08 Oct 2015 #9

    Sorry, I had thought that it was an old recent item that no longer existed and was why it wasn't opening.

    Are you having issues opening anything else?
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  10.    08 Oct 2015 #10

    Brink said: View Post
    Sorry, I had thought that it was an old recent item that no longer existed and was why it wasn't opening.

    Are you having issues opening anything else?
    Wait what do you mean old?

    No this is for the moment my only negative thought about Windows 10.
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