Copy, Move, Rename, Etc.

Copy, Move, Rename, Etc.

Copying Files and Folders

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Copying file(s) and folder(s) on the server with SWFT
Copying file(s) and folder(s) on the server with SWFT

SWFT allows you to copy file(s) and folder(s) on your server.

To copy a single file or folder:

  1. Click the actions drop-down menu next to the item you want to copy.
  2. Select copy from the menu.
  3. Select the destination folder to copy your item to.
  4. Click the OK button.

You can also create destination folders by clicking the Create Folder button and entering a new folder.

Copying Multiple Files or Folders

You can also pick and choose the files and folders that you want to copy:

  1. Check the boxes next to the items that you want to copy.
  2. Click the actions drop-down menu next to any item you want to copy.
  3. Select copy from the menu.
  4. Select the destination folder to copy your item to.
  5. Click the OK button.

Moving Files and Folders

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Moving file(s) and folder(s) on the server with SWFT
Moving file(s) and folder(s) on the server with SWFT

SWFT also allows you to move file(s) and folder(s) on your server.

To move a single file or folder:

  1. Click the actions drop-down menu next to the item you want to move.
  2. Select move from the menu.
  3. Select the destination folder to move your item to.
  4. Click the OK button.

You can also create destination folders by clicking the Create Folder button and entering a new folder.

Moving Files and Folders with Drag and Drop

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Moving files and folders on the server with drag-n-drop in SWFT
Moving file and folder on the server with drag-n-drop in SWFT

SWFT provides powerful drag-and-drop capabilities that allow you to move files:

  1. Click and hold the item that you want to move.
  2. Drag it to the destination folder.

Moving Multiple Files or Folders

You can also pick and choose multiple files and folders that you want to move:

  1. Check the boxes next to the items that you want to move.
  2. Click the actions drop-down menu next to any item you want to move.
  3. Choose move from the menu.
  4. Select the destination folder to copy your item to.
  5. Click the OK button.

Renaming Files and Folders on the Server

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Renaming files and folders on the server with SWFT
Renaming files and folders on the server with SWFT

You can rename files and folders on the server:

  1. Click the actions drop-down menu next to the item you want to rename.
  2. Select rename.
  3. Enter the new name for your item.
  4. Click the OK button.

You can also:

  1. Move your mouse over the file to be renamed until a link that says “rename” appears.
  2. Click the rename link.
  3. Type the new name.
  4. Press Enter or click the save link.
detailed-manuals/swft/file-manager/30-copy-move-rename-etc.txt · Last modified: 2013/07/05 12:13 (external edit)