8. Managing Files with File Explorer


This chapter shows you how to use File Explorer to work with libraries, folders, and files by exploring these tasks:

Getting started with File Explorer

Using the ribbon

Working with Windows 8 libraries

Managing your files and folders

Copying, moving, and sharing files and folders

You’ll use File Explorer to find, move, organize, and share files and folders on your computer and in the cloud. Even though you can get to File Explorer only through the Windows desktop (meaning it doesn’t get its own tile on the Start screen by default), it is still an important part of Windows 8. Many of the features ...

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