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Drag and Drop in Connected Desktop

Overview

The Connected Desktop allows you to easily move files and folders (including entire folder structures) to and from your computer and SmartVault by dragging and dropping. 

Move a File or Folder from Your Computer to SmartVault Using Connected Desktop

Steps

  1. On your computer, find the file you want to upload to SmartVault in the Windows Explorer.

    CD_Drag_And_Drop_Explorer.png
     
  2. Click on the file and do not release the mouse button to drag the file.

    CD_Drag_And_Drop_Drag_File.png
     
  3. Drag the file to the folder you want to copy to and release the mouse button to drop the file into the folder. The file will automatically upload a copy to SmartVault.

    CD_Drag_And_Drop_Drop_File.png
     
  4. ​A message appears to confirm the upload completion and the file should appear in the folder you chose.

    CD_Drag_And_Drop_Upload.png
     

Move a File or Folder from SmartVault to Your Computer Using Connected Desktop

Steps

  1. In the Connected Desktop, locate the file you want to move to your computer.

    CD_Drag_And_Drop_Locate_File_In_Connected_Desktop.png
     
  2. Click on the file and do not release the mouse button to drag the file.

    CD_Drag_And_Drop_Drag_File_From_Connected_Desktop.png
     
  3. Drag the file to your computer's desktop and release the mouse button to drop the file onto your computer.

    CD_Drag_And_Drop_Download_File_From_Connected_Desktop.png

Move a File or Folder within Connected Desktop

Steps

  1. In the Connected Desktop, locate the file you want to move to a new location.

    CD_Drag_And_Drop_Internal.png
     
  2. Click on the file and do not release the mouse button to drag the file.

    CD_Drag_And_Drop_Drag_Internal.png
     
  3. Drag the file to the new folder and release the mouse button to drop the file into the folder; the file will no longer be at its original location.

    CD_Drag_And_Drop_Drop_Internal.png
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