Windows 10: Win 10 "File Explorer" can only open One copy Solved

  1.    16 Jul 2016 #1

    Win 10 "File Explorer" can only open One copy


    I have a new clean install of Win 10 but it only allows me to open one copy of File Explorer. My understanding is that you can open as many File Explorer as I like.
    I choose Start and File explorer and after the first open file nothing happens.
    BUT
    Just found out that if I click on FIle and Open new window in an open File Explorer it works. Has Win 10 made a change?

    Thanks
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  2. Posts : 639
    Windows 10 1703 Pro 64
       16 Jul 2016 #2

    After you open File Explorer, right click the icon in system tray and then click on File Explorer in that small window and it will open a new window. You can keep opening as many as you want. After you have a few open put the curser over the icon and it will show a thumbnail of all the open windows and you can click on the one you want to use.

    Jim
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  3.    16 Jul 2016 #3

    If you place a This PC shortcut on your desktop, every time you open it, it will open a new window.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...dows-10-a.html
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  4. Posts : 8,345
    Windows 10 Professional
       16 Jul 2016 #4

    Wheel click or (Middle click) File Explorer on the Taskbar as many times as windows you want opened.
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  5.    16 Jul 2016 #5

    Got It
    Thanks All
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