This tutorial gives detailed steps for how to create a new folder in Windows 10/8/7 with shortcuts, as well as how to create a new folder on a Mac computer. If you lost some folders/files or mistakenly deleted some folders/files on PC/Mac, you can turn to MiniTool software for free data recovery solutions.
How to create new a new folder in Windows 10/8/7 or Mac? What’s the new folder shortcut? This tutorial offers detailed steps for how to create a new empty folder on both Windows 10/8/7 and Mac computer.
How to Create a New Folder with Shortcut Windows 10/8/7
You can easily create a new folder with a keyboard shortcut in Windows 10/8/7.
At the computer desktop screen, you can press Ctrl + Shift + N keys at the keyboard at the same time to automatically create a new folder on your desktop.
This new folder shortcut key combination can not only create a new folder on desktop, it also works in File Explorer. You can open the File Explorer and go to the particular location to create a new folder by pressing Ctrl + Shift + N simultaneously.
Using keyboard shortcuts can do many things more quickly. You can create keyboard shortcuts in Windows 10 for various programs and open them quickly with the keyboard hotkeys next time.
Aside from using new folder shortcut, you can also create a new folder on Windows 10/8/7 computer by right-clicking the black space of desktop screen and click New -> Folder.
You can also create a new folder with Command Prompt in Windows 10.
You can use Windows Run commands to fast access tools and settings on your Windows 10/11 computer. Here’s the list of 30 useful Run commands you should know.
How to Create a New Folder with Shortcut on a Mac
You can press and hold Command + Shift + N new folder shortcut key combination to create a new folder in Finder on Mac.
You can also open Finder on Mac, and go to the location where you want to create the new folder. Click File menu at the top toolbar on your Mac screen, and click New Folder to create a new folder in the current location.
Still, you can also right-click the blank area to create a new folder on Mac, type a name for it and press Return.
How to Recover Deleted/Lost Folders/Files on Windows 10, Mac, iPhone, Android
If you mistakenly deleted some needed files and folders on Windows, Mac, iPhone, Android, and can find them in trash bin, you need to use best free data recovery software to help you recover deleted or lost files and folders.
MiniTool Power Data Recovery, compatible with Windows 10/8/7, can help you recover lost/deleted files from computer hard drive, external hard drive, SSD, USB drive, SD card, etc. Corrupted/formatted hard drive is also supported. Extremely easy-to-use and 100% clean. Its free version edition allows you to recover 1GB data totally for free.
If you want to recover lost data or detected files and folder on a Mac computer, you can turn to MiniTool Mac Data Recovery (compatible with macOS 10.5 or higher).
To recover deleted files or lost data from iPhone or iPad, MiniTool Mobile Recovery for iOS Free should be helpful.
To recover lost data from Android devices, you can eject the Android SD card (related: fix my phone SD) and insert it into a USB reader to connect to Windows computer and use MiniTool Power Data Recovery to recover data. Alternatively, you can directly connect your Android device to computer and use MiniTool Mobile Recovery for Android Free to directly recover data from Android devices.