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My Windows® 8 Computer for Seniors by Michael Miller

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18. Using Files and Folders

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In this chapter you see how to use File Explorer to manage the files and folders on your PC’s hard drive.

Using File Explorer

Working with Folders

Managing Files

All the data for documents and programs on your computer is stored in electronic files. A file can be a word processing document, a music track, a digital photograph—just about anything, really.

The files on your computer are organized into a series of folders and subfolders. It’s just like the way you organize paper files in a series of file folders in a filing cabinet—only it’s all done electronically.

Using File Explorer

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