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Working with Files

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Copying a File

Windows makes it easy to copy files from one folder to another and from one disk to another. You might copy files to create a backup copy or to revise one copy while keeping the original file intact. Like moving, copying a file works just like copying text: You first copy the file, and then you paste it to its additional location.

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1.gif Right-click the file(s) you want to copy and click Copy.

2.gif Navigate to the folder where you want to place the copy.

3.gif Right-click a blank area of the window and click Paste.

4.gif The file is copied to the new location.

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