Windows Explorer and My Computer

Learn how to use the Windows 98 Windows Explorer feature and the Windows 98 My Computer feature in this free lesson.


Moving files and folders on your computer is relatively easy using My Computer or Windows Explorer.

To move files and folders:

  • Open My Computer or Windows Explorer.
  • Click the file or folder you want to move.
  • The file or folder darkens when you select it.
  • Choose EditactionCut (Ctrl+X).
  • Open the folder where you want to put the file or folder.
  • Choose EditactionPaste (Ctrl+V).

Cut Selected on Edit Menu

Paste Select on Edit Menu

Important point Note: To choose a folder in the left pane of Windows Explorer, click the folder. It will darken when you select it.