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Windows Vista® Step by Step Deluxe Edition by Joan Lambert, Joyce Cox

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3 Working with Folders and Files

To display the contents of folders, drives, and storage devices accessible to your computer

On the Start menu, click All Programs, click Accessories, and then click Windows Explorer to display the contents of your Documents folder.

Right-click a folder, and then click Explore.

Click a folder link on the Start menu to open that folder. For example, click Computer or Network to display an overview of all the hard disk drives and storage devices accessible to your computer.

To navigate recent files in Windows Explorer

Click the Back button or Forward button to display the contents of folders you have already viewed in the Content pane.

Click the Recent Pages button to see a list of folders you have viewed so that you ...

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