How to: Find and organize your files in Seedr

This is how to avoid all those moments when you don't remember where you put that one file you really need right now! This includes some tools you can use to organize your files for later. 

Search

You can search all the names of all your files from any screen inside the files view of your Seedr account.

Type where it says 'Search Your Files' and hit enter, and it will show you all the matching results from all your files.

seedr search

Create a new folder

Click on the 'Create Folder' button at the top of the screen, below the link transfer field.

Button to create a new empty folder in seedr

You will see a screen like this. Be sure to choose a name! Then press enter or click 'OK'.

new folder dialogue in seedr

Drag and Drop

You can drag items in and out of other folders in Seedr.

Drag and drop the item where you want it to go.

This screenshot shows the folder 'Ubuntu 21.04' being moved up a level out of the folder it's in. Its dragged to where it says 'Folder Up' and dropped there. There is a confirmation at the top of the screen that the item was moved, and the folder disappears from view.

folder being drag and dropped up a level in Seedr

Here you can see the 'Ubuntu 21.04' folder is now in a different folder. 

folder after dragging in seedr

Right click menu

Seedr has a custom right click menu built into the site.

Right click on the item to move, and click 'Cut' or 'Copy'. There is a confirmation at the top of the screen that one item was added to the clipboard.

Seedr right click menu

Right click on the folder you want the item to be in, and click 'Paste Into'. There is a confirmation at the top that an item was moved.

paste into option circled in seedr right click menu

Sort

In Seedr, you san sort any of the visible items by name, size, or date last changed. Click on the header of the column you want to sort by.

sorting options in seedr highlighted

Delete

Button

There is a delete button for each item in the current folder. Hover on the item, then click the 'x' to delete the item.

seedr delete button

Right-click menu

At the very bottom of the right-click menu is an option to delete. Right click on the item you'd like to delete, then click 'Delete'.

seedr right click menu with delete circled

You will be asked to confirm that you want to delete the item, press enter or click 'Ok'.

verify delete file in seedr

Delete key

If you have an item selected (higlighted in blue), you can press the Delete key on your keyboard.

You will be asked to confirm that you want to delete the item, press enter or click 'Ok'.

verify delete file in seedr

 

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