Place a Shortcut to My Documents on
- Open Windows Explorer by
clicking Start, Programs, Accessories, Windows Explorer (or by pressing
- Choose "Folder
Options" from the "Tools" menu.
- In the Folder Options window
that appears, click the "View" tab.
- In the "Advanced
Settings" area in the lower half of the window, look for the line that
reads "Show My Documents on the Desktop."
- Place a check mark in the box
next to that line (by clicking in the box).
- Press "OK" to make the
change take effect. After a couple of seconds of disk activity, you should
now have a shiny new My Documents icon on your desktop.