Windows 10: Issues with quick access and file explorer

Discus and support Issues with quick access and file explorer in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; Today after starting my computer, I realized that quick access items disappeared and I am unable to pin anything. In addition, all pinned items in the... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by Kelo, Aug 1, 2015.

  1. Kelo Win User

    Issues with quick access and file explorer


    Today after starting my computer, I realized that quick access items disappeared and I am unable to pin anything.
    In addition, all pinned items in the menu that appears when you right click on the file explorer disappeared as well.

    I am attaching images to clarify the issues.
    Issues with quick access and file explorer [​IMG]

    Issues with quick access and file explorer [​IMG]


    Do you have any suggestions on how to solve this issue?

    :)
     
    Kelo, Aug 1, 2015
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  2. richard31416 Win User

    File Explorer not responding after Win 10 Fall Creator update

    Thank you for the quick reply and suggestions.

    What I tried that worked so far and I'll probably leave at that: go into file explorer options and select 'open file explorer' to This PC. The bugaboo in my case seems to be the Quick Access button. If File Explorer opens to Quick Access or if you select
    Quick Access after File Explorer opens successfully, File Explorer freezes.
     
    richard31416, Aug 1, 2015
    #2
  3. Wiedźmin Win User
    Wiedźmin, Aug 1, 2015
    #3
  4. Kelo Win User

    Issues with quick access and file explorer

    After a long search, it seems that I finally got a solution from the sevenforums.com that also seems to work for W10.
    Here, there is the link of the post: http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...all-items.html

    I used the third option which consisted in using the command prompt and worked like a charm.

    I hope the solution is useful for anyone that runs into the same problem.

    Cheers!
     
    Kelo, Aug 2, 2015
    #4
  5. singularity Win User
    Thanks! Had the exact same problem.
     
    singularity, Sep 16, 2015
    #5
  6. Amin Win User
    I just tried the second and 3rd method but non of them worked.
    When I copy the code into Command Prompt it gives me this message:

    "The system cannot find the path specified."

    This happens with both codes.

    Please help me, I'm really really stuck.
     
    Amin, Apr 4, 2018
    #6
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