I see an option to cut a folder, but at the destination:

  • no option to paste.

I can't find an option to move.

I searched and browsed the help that's integral to the server.


Please: can an end user move a folder? If so, how?


Without Microsoft Windows – with the web interface alone.

Without third party add-ons – with SharePoint alone.

  • If Microsoft's normal web interface to SharePoint lacks this functionality – if as an end user (not a SharePoint administrator) I can not move a folder – that simple answer "can't be done" may be acceptable. Commented Oct 2, 2012 at 13:45

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You can use the "Open with Windows Explorer" option available on a document library. Just use the options from the right click context menu.

  • Without Microsoft Windows– with the web interface only. I'll add to the question. Commented Oct 2, 2012 at 12:12

Take a look at these related questions:

  • With SharePoint (not with third-party add-ons). I clarified the question. Commented Oct 2, 2012 at 12:29

With the out of the box (OOTB) end user interface to SharePoint:

  • it is impossible to move a file or folder.

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