How To Show My Computer On Desktop
Having quick access to “My Computer” or “This PC” on your desktop can greatly enhance your productivity make it convenient for you to navigate through your files folders. However depending on your computer’s settings it may not be visible on your desktop by default. In this article we will guide you on how to display “My Computer” on your desktop in a few simple steps.
Step 1: Access Desktop Icon Settings
The first step is to open the “Desktop Icon Settings” window. To do this right-click on any empty space on your desktop select “Personalize” from the context menu. This will open the Windows Personalization settings.
Step 2: Choose Which Icons to Show
In the Personalization settings click on “Themes” located in the left-hsidebar. Then on the right-hside click on “Desktop icon settings” under the “Related Settings” section. This will open the Desktop Icon Settings window.
Step 3: Select “My Computer” Icon
In the Desktop Icon Settings window you will see a list of available icons that can be displayed on your desktop. Check the box next to “Computer” or “This PC” (depending on your Windows version) to enable it on your desktop.
Step 4: Apply Changes
Once you have selected the “My Computer” icon click on the “Apply” button at the bottom of the window. This will update your desktop settings immediately.
Step 5: Verify “My Computer” Display
Return to your desktop verify if the “My Computer” or “This PC” icon is now visible. If it is you have successfully displayed it on your desktop. If not double-check the steps above to ensure you have correctly followed the instructions.
Having quick access to “My Computer” or “This PC” on your desktop can make it easier to access your files folders drives. By following the steps outlined above you can easily display the icon on your desktop streamline your computer usage. Try it out enjoy improved productivity!