Open File Explorer to 'This PC'

One of the more annoying quirks of Windows 10 is that the file Explorer by defualt now opens to a view of your recently used files and folders, putting access to the list of your drives an extra click away.
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Thankfully you can change this back to a more familiar view by heading to the View ribbon at the top of Explorer, clicking on Options and changing the drop down menu from Quick Access to This PC.

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