Display Full Path in File Explorer Title Bar in Windows 10

Edited by Lukward Thomason, VisiHow, Eng

Hi! You're watching VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to display the full path in the File Explorer title bar on Windows 10 computers.


Ad

Steps

  1. 1
    Let's go ahead and open File Explorer by double-clicking "This PC"
    .
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  2. 2
    Then, we go to any of the folders
    .
    For example, we double-click "Local Disk (C:)" and then "Windows", and so on.
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  3. 3
    In this case, we have only "Windows" in the title bar
    .
    That is not the whole path.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  4. 4
    To change the visibility of the path, we need to right-click the lower-left corner of the screen
    .
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  5. 5
    Then, we click "Control Panel"
    .
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  6. 6
    In "Control Panel", we need to click "Appearance and Personalization"
    .
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  7. 7
    Now, we need to click "File Explorer Options"
    .
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  8. 8
    Then, we click the "View" tab in the pop-up window
    .
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  9. 9
    In the "Advanced settings" section, we find and check the line that says, "Display the full path in the title bar"
    .
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  10. 10
    Then, we click "OK"
    .
    Now, the title bar will be changed. It will be showing us the full path.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
    Advertisement

This concludes our tutorial on how to display the full path in the title bar of File Explorer on Windows 10 computers. Thank you for watching VisiHow! If you have any other comments or questions, please leave them in the comments section below.

Was this helpful? Yes | No| I need help

Video: Display Full Path in File Explorer Title Bar in Windows 10

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.

Comments

VisiHow welcomes all comments. If you do not want to be anonymous, register or log in. It is free.

Article Info

Categories : Windows

Recent edits by: VisiHow, Lukward Thomason

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 125 times.

Do you have a question not answered in this article?
Click here to ask one of the writers of this article
x

Thank Our Volunteer Authors.

Would you like to give back to the community by fixing a spelling mistake? Yes | No