How to Restore My Computer Icon to the Windows 10 Desktop

Windows 10 improved upon its predecessors in many ways, but it changed a number of things that some users may have grown to rely upon. If you are one of those who miss the My Computer icon around the desktop, we have a way to bring that old reliable button back.

This trick doesn’t only help you to begin to see the drive-level of the PC, additionally, it allows you to bring other icons back. So rejoice, fans of the User interface and Network! Here’s how to restore the My Computer icon towards the desktop:

1) Right-click on the desktop and choose Personalize.

2) Click Themes.

3) Click “Go to desktop icon settings.”

4) Look into the box alongside Computer. You can also check the boxes for Control Panel, Network and User’s Files to bring the crooks to the desktop.

5) Click Apply.

6) Click OK.

7) Right-click about this PC.

8) Select Rename.

9) Type “My Computer.”

10) Click Enter.