Working with Document Libraries

Working with document libraries involves tasks like the following:

  • Adding a document to the library

  • Checking out a document so you can edit it

  • Checking the edited document back into the library

  • Managing versioning for documents stored in the library

  • Using permissions to control what users can do with versions

  • Marking documents as final when you’re finished working with them

This section will examine how to perform these various tasks.

Opening a Document Library

Before you can work with documents stored in a SharePoint document library, you first need to open the library. Do this, follow these steps:

  1. Log on to the SharePoint site where the document library you want to work with is located.

  2. If the document library you want to ...

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