Question: How do I keep from getting lost while using "My Computer?"

Answer: Before you get buried in another deep directory, tell Windows to show the full path in the title bar. I know, it doesn't sound all that profound, but it really comes in helpful. Here's how:

Open My Computer (or any folder) and click the Tools menu, Folder options.

Click the View tab and check the " Display full path in title bar " checkbox.

That's it, you're only a glance away from knowing where you're at in any directory structure. Here's a sample of what your title bar (now new and improved) should look like when you're hunting around in your computer: