Friday, April 7, 2023

Move Files Between Devices with Ease Using This Cool Tip

Microsoft Edge
Are you tired of constantly emailing files to yourself or using a USB drive to transfer files between devices? 

Do you wish there was an easier way to move files between devices without having to navigate through multiple windows? 

Here's a Cool Tip.

Look no further than the Edge browser’s drop app feature! 

With this handy tool, you can easily move files from one device to another with just a few clicks.

Here are the steps to use the drop feature of the Edge browser to move files between devices logged into an account:
  • Ensure you are signed in to your Microsoft Account on both devices.
  • On your other machine, launch Microsoft Edge and click the Drop app button from the sidebar.
Microsoft Edge Drop App
Microsoft Edge Drop App
  • Add the file to be moved - 
    • Click the + button to add a file or
    • Drag the file to the Drop App section.
  • The file you send and the comment (if any) will be readily available to open or download to your local machine.
  • On you local machine, open the Drop app to see your file.
  • Click the three-dot button next to the shared file or right-mouse click to view other options.
Microsoft Edge Drop App File Options
Microsoft Edge Drop App File Options

That's it!  You've moved the file between devices without using email or USB.

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