We are going see in this tutorial about the steps required for changing the windows explorer’s default folder on Windows 8. When you launch Windows explorer it displays libraries folder as the default view. But if you want to change the default view to point to your working directory then you can follow the below mentioned steps.
Navigate to Windows 8 desktop using the Windows key shortcut (Win + D) then right click on explorer icon on the taskbar. Now again right click on Windows Explorer in the displayed menu list.
This would launch the following Windows Explorer Properties window.
Now navigate to Target section and set your preferred path as the target folder path. Then click Ok button to confirm and save the changes. Now the when you open Windows Explorer, your preferred path will be set as the default view.