Ever wondered where Windows stores installation files for apps and how to get access to those installation files and folders?
Latest Articles tagged with folder
In some cases your folder icons in Windows will show a black background that cannot be removed. Here’s how to fix the black background behind folder icons in Windows 10.
By default, Google doesn’t show how many files are in a folder. These quick tips will show you how to reveal the number of files in a Google Driver folder.
If you are lacking space in the drive where OneDrive is installed, you might save space if you move the OneDrive folder. Here’s how to do that.
Often while working with local files you may need to launch Terminal in your current folder location. Here’s how to do that on your Mac.
Want to stop the Android Gallery app from scanning specific folders on your device? Luckily there’s a way to do this without a third-party app. Here’s how.
Apple doesn’t make it easy to access the library folder in your account. So, here’s how you can access it in OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion using Finder.
Are you looking for ways to change the color of the file name in Windows? This is possible, albeit limited. Here’s the step-by-step guide.
Did you know there’s a way to place screenshots somewhere else on your Mac instead of the desktop? Here’s how to change the default screenshot save folder.
If you want to change the color of your folder icons without installing a new icon set, Dolphin Folder Color for KDE is a great solution.
To keep your data secure, the best way is to put it inside a lock that can only be opened by you. Here is how you can password protect folders in Mac.
The latest OS X 10.9.3 Mavericks update came with a new missing Users folder bug. If you are affected by this, here’s the fix to restore your Users folder.
Windows 8.1 introduced a variety of folders to This PC, and some of them aren’t really necessary. Check out how you can remove folders from This PC in Windows 8.1.
If there are multiple users on your Mac, you can easily make a folder private in Mac OS X with this simple trick.
If you’re a Mac user, you may be aware of the ability to apply folder actions to a given folder. Folder Actions for Windows is a great freeware application that can emulate the same behaviour and apply folder actions in Windows.
If you are a Dropbox and Android user like I do, you will probably install the Dropbox app on your Android and have access to your files wherever you go. While the Dropbox allows you to export your file to the SD card, it doesn’t give you the capability to download a single (or multiple) folder to your mobile device. If you are looking for the solution, here’s the fix.
Security is an important aspect of digital life. It becomes even more important when people are using a shared computer with a single account. Most of the families do not have multiple accounts for each member of the family and enforcing limited access to confidential data could be a difficult task. In this case, the Windows encryption and security will not work for everyone. Folder level password security is required in this case.
In Mac, there is the Smart Folder that allows you to sort and organize your files and folders. In KDE, there is the Magic Folder that can do the same thing. Magic Folder is a plasmoid for KDE that enables you to organize your files effortlessly. All you need to do is to drag and […]