10 Clear Windows 10 Quick Access History
How to Clear Windows 10 Quick Access History in File Explorer

new feature in File Explorer called Quick Access.
It replaces the Favorites feature that was in previous versions of Windows.
The new feature allows you easy access files and folder you frequently use,
no matter their location, i.e., a network location or OneDrive.



Clear Windows 10 Quick Access History

Click Start and type: file explorer options and hit Enter or click the option at the top of the search results.

file Change Folder and search options

Now in the Privacy section make sure both boxes are checked for recently used files and folder in Quick Access and click the Clear button.

Show recently used files in Quick Access
Show frequently used folders in Quick Access Apply .
Clear .

Thats it. This comes in handy if youre working on different projects and need to start off with a clean slate of new files and folders. It also helps your privacy by not showing the items youre accessing a lot. When people are passing by or looking over your shoulder, you might not want certain things showing up.