Video: how to customize the send to menu in Windows File Explorer

Learn the quicker way organize files by changing the default options in the send to menu.

The send to feature in Windows is a quick way to move files around on your PC, but the default list of destinations may not be the ones you use most. Here's how to customize your send to destinations:

To customize the list, press the Windows key + R. Then type the command shell:sendto and press enter.

The folder with all the items you see on the Send To list will pop up. To delete an item, just right click it and select delete. To add destinations, like the Videos or Music folders, by dragging them from the menu on the left.

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