Windows 10 How to make File Explorer open in ‘This PC’ view

I’ve been playing further with Windows 10 and working on little tricks to get it working how we want it. Many people have been complaining that they now have to click on ‘This PC’ to access network drives etc. So I decided to find a way to make File Explorer open with ‘This PC’ as the default view. Luckily I didn’t have to look to far until I came across this great blog post.

http://libsyn.net/how-to-open-file-explorer-to-this-pc-by-default-in-windows-10/

I have used method 3 with a replace command for a user registry setting in the Domain Group Policy. Now when ever users logon this policy is set and the registry is altered to make File Explorer open in ‘This PC’ view by default. More happy customers and another job ticked off the list!

Windows 10 Useful Tools – Uninstalling Windows 10 Built-in Apps

I’m currently trialing out Windows 10 in our environment and working out little tricks to get things how we want them. I found that Windows 10 comes with many built-in Apps which we don’t need. So I decided  to find a way to remove them and stubbled across this cool article on HowToGeek.

How to Uninstall Windows 10’s Built-in Apps (and How to Reinstall Them)