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Encyclopedia > Windows Shell namespace
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The Windows Shell namespace is the system of organization that Windows Explorer uses to present the file system and other objects to the user. Objects inside the Shell namespace can be real file system files and folders, as well as virtual objects like My Network Places and the Recycle Bin. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... On Microsoft Windows operating systems, Special Folders are folders which are presented to the user through an interface as an abstract concept, instead of an absolute folder path. ... Windows Explorer running on Windows XP Windows Explorer is an application that is part of modern versions of the Microsoft Windows operating system that provides a graphical user interface for accessing the file systems. ... My Network Places is the built-in network browser in Microsoft Windows operating systems from Windows 2000 onwards. ... In the Microsoft Windows operating systems, the recycle bin is a holding area for files that are to be deleted from a storage device. ...


The article on Special Folders discusses how the Shell namespace is presented to a user. On Microsoft Windows operating systems, Special Folders are folders which are presented to the user through an interface as an abstract concept, instead of an absolute folder path. ...


See also

Windows Explorer running on Windows XP Windows Explorer is an application that is part of modern versions of the Microsoft Windows operating system that provides a graphical user interface for accessing the file systems. ... On Microsoft Windows operating systems, Special Folders are folders which are presented to the user through an interface as an abstract concept, instead of an absolute folder path. ... On Microsoft Windows operating systems, My Documents is the name of a special folder on the the computers hard drive that is commonly used to store a users documents, music, pictures, downloads, and other files. ...

External links

  • Windows Shell programmer's guide at the MSDN Library

 
 

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