Moving Files by Using Explorer View

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The simplest method for moving files to the new site is to dragfiles or folders into the Explorer View of a document library.

Drag files by using Explorer View

  1. On the top link bar, click Documents and Lists .

  2. Click the document library to which you want to add files.

  3. In the Select a View list, click Explorer View .

  4. Open a Windows Explorer window, and then find the folder withthe files that you want to copy to the document library.

  5. Select the files you want, and then drag them into the documentlibrary in the browser window.

If you receive any error messages while copying the files, seethe "Troubleshooting" section later in thisarticle.