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How do I move files from Doc Lib A to Doc Lib B that is on another site collection?

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Export the document library using the Export-SPWeb command. Use Import-SPWeb for restoration (see options in the commands for targeting site-level and also the Site & Document Lib templates should match in the source & destination).

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If you don't need to keep metadata then the open with windows explorer is a good option.

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Actually with Windows Explore if you Cut and Paste, then SP will move the item to target Doc Lib with it's Meta-Data. –  Mala Singha Nov 4 '11 at 13:56
    
Good tip. Thanks! –  Steve Lineberry Nov 4 '11 at 15:49
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