Tag Archives: Windows 10 libraries

Create New Library in Windows 10

Create New Library in Windows 10

How to create a new a Library in Windows 10

With Windows 7, Microsoft has introduced Libraries: a wonderful feature of the Explorer shell, that allows you to group multiple folders in a single view, even if they are located on different volumes. Searching through Libraries is also very fast, because Windows performs indexing of all locations which are included inside a Library. Here are different ways to create a new library in Windows 10.

Include Drive in a Library in Windows 10

Include Drive in a Library in Windows 10

How to Include a Drive in a Library in Windows 10

With Windows 7, Microsoft has introduced Libraries: a wonderful feature of the Explorer shell, that allows you to group multiple folders in a single view, even if they are located on different volumes. Searching through Libraries is also very fast, because Windows performs indexing of all locations which are included inside a Library. Here's how to add a drive to your Library.

Restore Default Settings of Library in Windows 10

Restore Default Settings of Library in Windows 10

With Windows 7, Microsoft has introduced Libraries: a wonderful feature of the Explorer shell, that allows you to group multiple folders in a single view, even if they are located on different volumes. Searching through Libraries is also very fast, because Windows performs indexing of all locations which are included inside a Library. In this article, we will review how to completely restore the default settings of a library in Windows 10.

Remove Folder from Library in Windows 10

Remove Folder from Library in Windows 10

With Windows 7, Microsoft has introduced Libraries: a wonderful feature of the Explorer shell, that allows you to group multiple folders in a single view, even if they are located on different volumes. Searching through Libraries is also very fast, because Windows performs indexing of all locations which are included inside a Library. Today, we will see how to remove an included folder from a library in Windows 10

Rename Libraries Folder in Windows 10

Rename Libraries Folder in Windows 10

Today, we'll see how to rename the Libraries folder visible in File Explorer. Windows 10 does not come with an option to change its name, but we can use a special Registry tweak to bypass this limitation.

Change Libraries Folder Icon in Windows 10

Change Libraries Folder Icon in Windows 10

Today, we'll see how to change the icon of the Libraries folder visible in File Explorer. Windows 10 does not come with an option to change it, but it is still possible.

Add Manage Library Context Menu in Windows 10

Add Manage Library Context Menu in Windows 10

You can add Manage Library to the context menu of a Library in File Explorer on Windows 10. That way, you will be able to add or remove folders quickly from a Library using the right-click menu in File Explorer. This will save your time, since you won't need to open the Library's properties any more.

Include a Folder to a Library in Windows 10

Include a Folder to a Library in Windows 10

With Windows 7, Microsoft has introduced Libraries: a wonderful feature of the Explorer shell, which allows you to group multiple folders in a single view, even if they are located on different volumes. Searching through Libraries is also very fast, because Windows performs indexing of all locations which are included inside a Library. You can add a custom location to any library in order to access it faster.

Add or Remove Library From Navigation Pane in Windows 10

Add or Remove Library From Navigation Pane in Windows 10

Libraries is a special folder in Windows, introduced in Windows 7. It allows you to create libraries - special folders which can aggregate files from several different folders and show it under a single, unified view. A library is an indexed location, meaning Windows Search will be completed faster in a library compared to a regular non-indexed folder. In Windows 7, when you opened Explorer using the mouse, it opened the Libraries folder. In this article, we will see how to add or remove a library from the navigation pane in File Explorer in Windows.

Restore Default Libraries in Windows 10

Restore Default Libraries in Windows 10

Libraries is a special folder in Windows, introduced in Windows 7. It allows you to create libraries - special folders which can aggregate files from several different folders and show it under a single, unified view. A library is an indexed location, meaning Windows Search will be completed faster in a library compared to a regular non-indexed folder. In Windows 7, when you opened Explorer using the mouse, it opened the Libraries folder. In this article, we will see how to restore the default libraries in Windows 10 in case you have deleted them.