Microsoft released the first Windows 11 preview build for insiders yesterday. Here we are with our video of detailed hands-on with the Windows 11 File explorer.

Windows 11 packs a revamped File explorer with a modern and cleaner look with new UI design elements. Once you start playing with the new File explorer you will notice visual changes like,

  • All new and fresh icons are seen everywhere, even in options.
  • Revamped top bar with shiny new icons for actions like New item, cut, copy, paste, rename, share, delete and menu icons for arrangement/sorting options, layout options and general options.
  • The layout options in the Windows 11 File explorer house many advanced options including compact view, preview page, navigation pane, details pane.¬†You can also add item check boxes if you need them.
  • The context menu has changed too and you can check the demo to see it in action
  • Though Microsoft has not drastically changed the basic File explorer structure, the overall user experience has been improved with the interface changes.