Files, Folders, and Drives

Learn how to use and find Windows 98 files and folders, as well as Windows 98 drives, in this free lesson.


A folder is a location on your computer where you store files and other folders. Two important folders in the Windows 98 operating system are My Documents and My Computer.

To view the contents of the My Documents folder:

  • Double-click the My Documents icon My Document Icon on the desktop.
  • View the contents in the folder.
  • Close My Documents.


  • Right-click the My Documents icon. My Document Icon
  • Choose Open.