Windows: Creating Folders and Subfolder 2

Techniques for creating folders and subfolders in Windows

Creating a Folder: Right-Click Method:

  1. Navigate to the area of your computer or the storage device where you would like your new folder created.
  2. Right-click in the blank area of the window.
  3. Point at New
  4. Click on Folder.
  5. Type in the name of the new folder.
  6. Press Enter or click outside of the highlighted area to finalize the folder creation and naming.

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Creating a Folder: New Folder Button

  1. Navigate to the area of your computer or the storage device where you would like your new folder created.
  2. Click New Folder, at the top of the documents library.
  3. Type in the name of the new folder.
  4. Press Enter or click outside of the highlighted area to finalize the folder creation and naming.


  5. Windows 10
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Creating Sub-folders

Sub-folders are folders that are created inside of another folder. To create a sub-folders follow the steps below:

  1. Open the folder that you want the sub-folder(s) created in.
  2. Sub-folders can now be created by either using the Right-Click Method or the New Folder Method outlined above.

If you need further assistance please contact the PC Service Help Desk at 608-789-6266 or pcservice@westerntc.edu.




Keywords:folder   Doc ID:88297
Owner:Larry S.Group:Western Technical College
Created:2018-12-07 10:29 CDTUpdated:2019-05-08 13:54 CDT
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