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we have around 10 document libraries, is there a way to convert this 10 document libraries into folders and put them inside a document library.

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If you don't have additional metadata on those document libraries, the fastest way to do this I reckon is using Windows Explorer View to create folders in the target merged library, and to copy the files from the source libraries into the target.

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Or use Content and Structure. –  PirateEric Apr 30 '12 at 21:00
    
Hi James could you elaborate as to how to achieve this?..is it Out of Box? –  spStacker May 3 '12 at 17:53
    
It is indeed out of the box. IN the 'List' (or might be 'Library') tab of a document library, there should be an 'Open in Explorer' button. This lets you drag/drop files to/from the library. –  James Love May 3 '12 at 17:56
    
I tried with the explorer view but i loose the originial modified by user metadata..is there a way to preserve that? –  spStacker May 10 '12 at 19:00

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