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Create a New Folder Fast With This Shortcut

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 by | Filed Under: Computer Terms, File & Disk Management, Quick Tips

Here’s a quick tip for creating a new folder in File Explorer in Windows 7, 8.1, or 10. Just press Ctrl+Shift+N.


A new folder will pop up immediately. The cursor will already be on the name, so just start typing.

~ Cynthia

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5 Responses to “Create a New Folder Fast With This Shortcut”

  1. EZgoing says:

    This will be a handy tip… Thanks once again Cynthia… You ROCK!

  2. Jean says:

    I have Windows 10 and it doesn’t work. Nothing happens when pressing Ctr+Shift+N.

  3. Dirgster says:

    It doesn’t work for me either. I’m running Windows 10, and when I press Ctrl + Shift + N, “You’ve gone incognito” will pop up.

  4. Rose says:

    The first thing I learned way back starting with OS 98 is READ READ READ
    Thanks for the tip. Keep up the good work .

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