Step 1: Open File Explorer
Click the file folder icon on the taskbar or press the Windows key + E to open File Explorer.
Step 2: Select Quick Access
On the left-hand side of the File Explorer window, select Quick Access. This will display all the files and folders you’ve recently accessed and pinned.
Step 3: Right-click Quick Access
Right-click on the Quick Access icon on the left-hand side of the window. This will open a menu with several options.
Step 4: Select Pin to Taskbar
In the menu that appears, select Pin to taskbar. This will add Quick Access to your taskbar for easy access.
Step 5: Rearrange or Remove Quick Access
If you want to rearrange the order of the icons on your taskbar, click and drag the Quick Access icon to your desired location. If you want to remove Quick Access from the taskbar, right-click on the icon and select Unpin from taskbar.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Can I pin other folders to the taskbar?
Yes, you can pin any folder to the taskbar by right-clicking on it and selecting Pin to taskbar.
Yes, you can customize the Quick Access menu by right-clicking on any file or folder and selecting Pin to Quick Access or Remove from Quick Access.
3. How many items can I pin to the taskbar?
You can pin as many items as you want to the taskbar, but keep in mind that too many icons can clutter the taskbar and make it difficult to navigate.
- Tip: Use folders to organize similar icons together.
- Tip: Use the small icons option to fit more icons on the taskbar.
Pinning Quick Access to the taskbar in Windows 10 can save you time and effort by providing quick access to your frequently used files and folders. With just a few simple steps, you can add Quick Access to your taskbar and customize it to fit your needs. So, go ahead and give it a try!