Organise your photos and documents on computer.

Once you’ve been using a computer for a while, you’ll realise there are things of your own stored on it – or somewhere! Photos, documents, songs, radio programmes and so on. You’ll be aware of ‘saving’ these things on the computer and probably have worked out that a ‘file’ in the world of the computer is the word for anything that you save on it – not just a document but music, a photo, a video and so on. Perhaps you are less sure about where your ‘stuff’ goes and how to find it again later. How should you organise it? How do you respond when a box pops up when you click on ‘save’ or ‘open’?

Find out how with these notes on using Explorer in Windows

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Understand Windows files and folders.

This is a useful article for understanding files and folders on your computer. Click the link above to read it on the ‘’ website