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SharePoint document libraries IV: Tips and tricks

An animation on how to use Windows Explorer to move a file into a folder in a library.

Working with files in a Web browser can be kind of tedious. When you’re doing a lot of file management — making folders, renaming files, and so on — you might crave the feeling of Windows Explorer. Well, you can get that feeling back even though you’re working with a library in a Web browser. Click Open with Windows Explorer on the Actions menu. Then you’ll see files and folders as you’re used to seeing on your computer. This is also the one place where you can move files into other folders, should you need to do that. Click Play to see how to do this.

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