How to Open File Location on Windows 11
Windows has a feature called “Open a file location” that lets you find the exact path of an app or file. Even though you can open a file location by right-clicking, Windows 11’s new features have made things a bit more complicated.
There are a few ways to find the location of a file, and this guide shows you 3 quick ways to do so.
Use Windows Search
Press your Windows key and type the name of the file or app on the Search bar.
Open file location through File Explorer
Press Win + E to open File Explorer.
Click on This PC and search for the name of the app or file
Right-click on the app or file in the list of results and choose Open file location.
You may also do this in the Quick access menu.
Use Command Prompt
Press the Win + R to launch the Run dialog.
Type cmd and press Enter.
Type dir name of your file /s and hit Enter. Remember to change the name of your file.
Press Ctrl + Shift + Esc to open Task Manager.
Under the Processes tab, look for the app and right-click on it and select Open file location.