Manage files and folders

File management

Rename files

To rename files:

  1. From any list of files, tap overflowicon for the file that you want to rename.

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  1. Tap renameicon Rename.

  2. In the Rename dialog, enter a name.

  3. Tap Done.

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Move files

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

  1. From the list of files, tap Files > Adobe cloud storage.

  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 a file from the Recent file list:

  1. Tap overflowicon for the file that you want to remove from Recents list.

  2. Tap clearsigicon Remove from recent.

  3. In the dialog that appears, 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. From the upper-right corner, tap overflowicon.

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  1. Tap Clear recent.

  2. In the dialog, tap Clear to confirm the action.

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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 Adobe cloud storage and Dropbox.

From the Files > Adobe cloud storage view, tap overflowicon to the right of any folder to rename or delete it.

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Rename folders

From the Files > Adobe cloud storage view:

  1. Tap overflowicon

  2. Tap renameicon

  3. Enter a name.

  4. Tap Done.

Delete folders

From the Files > Adobe cloud storage view:

  1. Tap overflowicon

  2. Tap deleteicon

  3. Tap OK to confirm the action.

Create a new folder

To create a new folder in Adobe Cloud Storage:From the Files > Adobe cloud storage view:

  1. Tap Files > Adobe cloud storage.

  2. From the top-right corner, tap overflowicon

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  1. From the menu, tap New Folder.

  2. In the Create a folder dialog, enter a folder name and tap Done.

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