Fixed: Folders not refreshing automatically in Windows 10

Author: Shawn    Posted: 20 October 2020   Viewed: 382 times   Tag: #Windows 10 

This happens when a file is create, edit or remove but it not refresh on the desktop or a folder. User has to manually to refresh the contents. 



Solution: 

1. Open Run Command ( Press Windows key + R)


2. Copy, paste then click ok the file path below:

C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\AutomaticDestinations



3. Delete everything inside the AutomaticDestinations folder



4. Open Run Command ( Press Windows key + R) again


5. Copy, paste then click ok the file path below:

C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent


6. Delete everything inside the Recent folder



7. Restart the computer