My Computer is now This PC

Applies to: Windows 10

Find it

  • To get to This PC in Windows 10, open File Explorer from the taskbar and select This PC in the left pane.

    File Explorer on the taskbar

Pin it to Start

  • If you want This PC to show up in your Start menu, open File Explorer, right-click (or press and hold) This PC in the left pane, and then select Pin to Start.

    Pin to Start option selected in menu
  • Now, there's a This PC tile on the Start menu.

Add it to your desktop

  • To create a desktop shortcut, open File Explorer, select This PC in the left pane, and then drag it to your desktop.

    Create This PC desktop shortcut