Windows key+E

Updated: 05/01/2023 by Computer Hope
Windows key+E keyboard shortcut

The Windows key+E shortcut used to open Microsoft Windows Explorer.


For non-Windows keyboards this Windows key may be called "Super" or Command with an Apple keyboard.

How to use the Windows+E keyboard shortcut

To use this keyboard shortcut, press and hold either Windows key, and while continuing to hold, press E.

Windows key+E in Microsoft Windows

While running Microsoft Windows, pressing Windows key+E opens Windows Explorer and allows to browse your computer files.

Below are links to related keyboard shortcuts and individual key pages.

Keyboard shortcut, Keyboard terms