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Can you explain the windows file system. I'm using windows

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can you explain the windows file system. I'm using windows 10.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Mr.Med replied 1 month ago.

Hi, I'mCustomer Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Mr.Med replied 1 month ago.

Can you give me a slightly better description of what you'd like help doing so I can assist you better?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I used PC's for years. about 5-6 years ago I switdhed to Apple. I couldn't get the hang of the Apple file system so last year I bought a PC so I could find my files. Well Microsoft seemed to one-up Apple. I can't find a file to save my life.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I''m used to a logical file sytem,, C;\xxxx|yyyy|zzz
Expert:  Mr.Med replied 1 month ago.

What files are you trying to find please? have you save files on your new computer, do you have a backup of your files on another hard drive?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I'm trying to understand the file naming system. C:\something\otherthing\thisplace. That doesn't seem to work on windows 10. I search for a file, I get the address, I then try to access that file and it's not there
Expert:  Mr.Med replied 1 month ago.

Would you like me to set up a remote session (NO extra charge), which will allow me to connect directly to your screen and assist you quickly with this issue?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Expert:  Mr.Med replied 1 month ago.

Please open up the following link:

Join the session, then a remote file will be downloaded.

OPEN/RUN the remote file from your downloads (press CTRL + J to open up the Downloads window).
PS - If we are not connected in five minutes, please reply back to me below.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No thanks, I'm out of time now. Maybe later
Expert:  Mr.Med replied 1 month ago.

Has everything worked out, if not i can open your question so when you are available another expert can continue to help you with this issue.

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