Manage files and folders

File management

Rename files

To rename files:

  1. From the list of files on Home, Files, or Search page, tap overflowicon next to a file.

  2. Tap renameicon

  3. Enter a name.

  4. Tap Rename.

Note

You cannot rename shared files.

Move files

Acrobat only supports moving Document Cloud files. To move files:

  1. From the list of files, tap Files > Document Cloud.

  2. Tap overflowicon to the right of a file.

  3. Tap moveicon

  4. Tap a new location.

  5. Tap Move.

Note

You cannot move shared files.

Duplicate files

Acrobat only supports duplicating local files (on your device). To duplicate files:

  1. Tap Files > On this device.

  2. Tap overflowicon to the right of a file.

  3. Tap duplicateicon

The file is automatically duplicated with the same name and a (1). You can rename the file as you would any other file.

Delete files

To delete files:

  1. From the list of files, tap overflowicon to the right of a file.

  2. Tap deleteicon

  3. Tap OK to confirm the action.

Remove from Recent list

The Home view shows your most recently viewed files in chronological order. To remove files from the Recent file list:

  1. Tap overflowicon to the right of any file.

  2. Tap clearsigicon

  3. Tap Remove File to confirm the action.

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Clear the Recent list

To clear your entire Recent list:

  1. Tap Home.

  2. Tap overflowicon in the upper right.

  3. Tap Clear Recent.

  4. Tap Clear to confirm the action.

Save files to the cloud

Cloud-based files are automatically saved to the cloud after you make a change. Local files must be uploaded by tapping savetocloudicon

To save a local file to the cloud:

  1. Go to filesicon Files page.

  2. Tap On This Device.

  3. Tap overflowicon to the right of a file.

  4. Tap savetocloudicon

Folder management

Acrobat supports folder management for Document Cloud and Dropbox.

From the Files > Document Cloud view, tap overflowicon to the right of any folder to rename or delete it.

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Rename folders

From the Files > Document Cloud view:

  1. Tap overflowicon

  2. Tap renameicon

  3. Enter a name.

  4. Tap Done.

Delete folders

From the Files > Document Cloud view:

  1. Tap overflowicon

  2. Tap deleteicon

  3. Tap OK to confirm the action.

Create a new folder

From the Files > Document Cloud view:

  1. Tap plusicon

  2. Tap newfoldericon

  3. Enter a folder name.

  4. Tap Done.