Sometimes you may need the actual Folder, image of File Path in Windows for using it on the different social media or other purposes. But you can’t get it by copying the directory path, because it copies the shortcut path in Windows, though you can also get the exact file path in Windows too. How can you do it?
Yesterday, I was working on changing the Drive Icon in Windows 10. Here, it requires the main File Address, but I was not getting it anyhow. For this reason, I have researched in some places, but it was not giving me the right solution. With this in mind, I have made the great solution of it for getting the path of any file including Folder, Image, Drive, Word File or any types of File.
Are you ready to take the quick tips for discovering the file path on the clipboard? Let’s start to learn. Not to mention, it is so simple tricks, but you will get the help for the lifetime.
How to get the File Path in Windows 10, 8 or 7:
It is the tricks of the SHIFT key and you can use it by Right Click. That means you will hold the Shift Key and then Right Click on your desired File which path you need. So what it is?
- Firstly, find out which file, folder or image file path you need
- Then Press Shift key and Right Click on the File
- You will get Copy As Path
- Now Click here. The File Path will be copied
- And now you can paste it anywhere you need.
So the whole process is- hold the Shift Key and then Right Click on the file and select Copy As Path. At last, paste it in your desired place. Surely, it will copy the full path of the file.
Note: It will work in any types of file including image or Word File. You can apply it in any types of file in your computer. At the same time, the method will work in any versions of Windows including Windows 10, 8/8.1 or 7.
Editor’s Note from TechyPi:
Finally, you have got the file path of any file, folder, word file or images in your Windows PC. It is so simple tricks. Surely, you can apply it to any types of work, browser or file. In general, some social media including Pinterest or image sharing sites need to provide the real path of the file. Then you can copy the file address or path by following the above steps.
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