Join Dan Gookin for an in-depth discussion in this video Solution: Copying to a thumb drive, part of Windows 10: Organizing Files and Folders.
(light ambient music)…- [Instructor] This challenge's solution works…very quickly if you created a correspondence library…as demonstrated in another movie.…Start by inserting the thumb drive.…Dismiss any notification that pops up.…In the Exercise Files folder, open the shortcut…to the corresondence library.…If you didn't create this shortcut…then navigate to the Libraries folder from the address bar.…Press Control + A to select all the documents,…that's all the correspondence documents,…and you can right click on any selected document,…choose Send To, and on this computer…the thumb drive is drive H, the files are copied over.…
Now I'll go to the This PC window,…and select the thumb drive H and click the Eject button.…Now I can remove the thumb drive.…This solution follows the general procedure…for using removable storage.…Never save directly to the storage,…instead save to the PC's primary mass storage device,…then copy the files to a thumb drive or media card.…
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- Recall which tab to select to see additional details about files and folders.
- Determine the hierarchy of folders.
- Explain how to create a shortcut on your desktop.
- Summarize the steps taken to add files from a folder to the Documents library.
- Recognize the benefits of file compression.
- List three common storage device formats.
Skill Level Beginner
1. Understand File Basics
2. Organize Projects
3. Control Mass Storage
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