having the windows explorer shortcut on the taskbar in windows 7 is really helpful, but most of the time when i’m opening it for work i wish i was in my documents library.  if you are like me, this week’s tip should be very interesting to you.

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right click on the explorer icon and then right click on the windows explorer icon and click properties

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edit the target by adding shell:documentslibrary click ok and you’re done!

you can also select other libraries with this same method:

shell:pictureslibrary

shell:musiclibrary

shell:videoslibrary