Computer Directory and Folder Help and Support
Updated: 09/22/2017 by Computer Hope
Computer directory and folder basics
- What is a directory?
- What is a folder?
- How to create a directory or folder.
- How do I delete a file or folder?
- How to copy a directory or folder.
- What is the difference between a directory and folder?
Top directory and folder questions and answers
- How do I change the name of a file or folder?
- How do I determine the size of a file or folder?
- How to recover missing, lost, or deleted files.
- How do I password protect my files and folders in Windows?
- How do I change directories?
All other directory and folder related questions
- How to move files and folders on the computer.
- How can I count how many files are in a folder?
- How do I hide a folder in Windows?
- How can I share a folder or directory in Windows?
- How to find a file or folder in MS-DOS or Windows command line.
- Why do I have two 'Program Files' folders?
- How to e-mail a folder.
- How to open the Windows My Documents or Documents folder.
- How to clear your downloads folder.
- How to write-protect files and folders.
- How can I open an encrypted file or folder?
- Tips on creating custom folder icons.
- How do I select or highlight multiple files?