How to launch the Explorer (Windows)

To start Windows Explorer, press E while holding down the [Windows key] (the key with the Windows logo) on the keyboard, or follow the procedure below.

  • Click the “Start” button (the button with the Windows logo) on the bottom left of the desktop, and click the Explorer icon on the left side.
  • Right-click the “Start” button and select “File Explorer (エクスプローラー)”.
    launching Explorer

The figure below shows the case where the Explorer is launched and “This PC” (or “PC”) on the left menu is selected.