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SharePoint Online - Move or Copy Files

This article contains instructions on how to move and/or copy your SharePoint Online files.

Select files or folders in a SharePoint library to move or copy.

Screenshot of a library with a file selected


On the command bar along the top, select Move to or Copy to

Note: If you don't see Move to or Copy to on your command bar, select the ellipsis icon  The More Options button on OneDrive.com.  (More) and then select Move to or Copy to.

The Move to and Copy to menu options in the top navigation for SharePoint Online when files or folders are selected


Choose a destination in the current library, OneDrive, or another SharePoint site, then select Move here or Copy here. If a site isn't listed, at the bottom of the site list on the left, select More places. (SharePoint Server 2019 currently only supports the current library.)

If you want to move or copy your files to a new folder, select the new folder icon  in the top right corner to add a new folder. Enter a name for the folder and select Create. You can then select the new folder and select Move here or Copy here.

Note: In addition to moving or copying files in SharePoint, you can also sync SharePoint files with the OneDrive sync app.




Keywords:sharepoint, files, move, spo   Doc ID:118948
Owner:Linda W.Group:UW Parkside
Created:2022-06-09 12:34 CDTUpdated:2022-06-14 12:00 CDT
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