Join Mark Abdelnour for an in-depth discussion in this video Using Explorer view, part of Managing Documents with SharePoint 2010.
Are you a fan of Windows Explorer?…If so, you can navigate to any document library on your SharePoint site and then view the…library's contents in a Windows Explorer view.…By doing so, you also inherit all the Copy, Move, Paste functionality that Explorer has…to offer, making life a lot easier. Let's take a look here in this document library.…If I wanted to view the contents of this library in a Windows Explorer view, I can simply go…to the Library Tab here in the Office Ribbon bar.…
And right over here is an option for Open with Explorer.…By clicking on this button, a Windows Explorer view opens, showing me all the files that are…contained in that library.…If I now want to copy files into this library, I can now strictly use Windows Explorer to do that.…I'll go to my Desktop where my exercise files are located and select the files to copy.…Click on Copy, and again, you can use any files you'd like.…
I'm just using files here that I have on my desktop.…I'm going to return back to the location on the SharePoint drive, and here we are.…
An ideal primer for those new to SharePoint, this course demonstrates how to use the platform to accomplish your daily tasks.
- Uploading files
- Organizing your document library
- Editing documents
- Tracking document changes and version history
- Emailing links to documents
- Setting alerts
- Working in the Explorer and Datasheet views
- Exploring navigation hierarchies and key filters
- Creating personal views
- Getting the most out of document workspaces
Skill Level Beginner
1. SharePoint 2010
2. Loading Files into a Document Library
3. Document Collaboration and Management
4. Working with Document Views
5. Using Document Workspaces
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