Working with Folders


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Note that the instructions below assume that Tile View is enabled.

Creating a Folder

Note that all new folders are empty at time of creation. See Adding Parts to a Folder for more information on populating a folder.

  1. Navigate to the Folders page.
  2. Select Create Folder.
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  3. Enter the name of your new folder in the Folder Name input field.
  4. Select Create Folder.
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Adding Parts to a Folder

Follow the instructions below to add existing parts to the folder in question. Note that adding parts to one folder necessarily removes those parts from whichever folder they may have belonged to previously. For information on adding new parts to a folder, see Add New Part to Folder

  1. Navigate to the Folder page for the folder in question.
  2. Click the Add Parts button in the top right corner of the page.
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  3. Scroll through the list or type inside the search bar to find the desired parts.
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  4. Select all parts that you wish to add to the folder.
  5. Click the Add Parts button to move the selected parts into the folder.
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Moving Parts between Folders

Note that a part can only be located in one folder at a time. To maintain multiple identical parts in different folders, copy the part.

Move One Part to Another Folder

  1. Navigate to the Folder page for the folder in question.
  2. Hover your mouse over the tile for the part you wish to move.
  3. Click the Actions button in the top right corner of the tile.
  4. Select Move from the drop-down menu.
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  5. Select the destination folder from the drop-down menu in the pop-up window.
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  6. Click Move Part to remove the selected part from this folder and add it to the destination folder.
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Move Multiple Parts to Another Folder

  1. Navigate to the Folder page for the folder in question.
  2. Hover your mouse over one of the part tiles.
  3. Select the checkbox in the top left corner of the tile.
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  4. Repeat steps 2-3 until you have selected all of the parts you would like to move.
  5. Click the Actions button in the top right corner of the page.
  6. Select Move Parts from the drop-down menu.
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  7. Select the destination folder from the drop-down menu in the pop-up window.
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  8. Click Move Parts to remove the selected parts from this folder and add them to the destination folder.
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Renaming a Folder

  1. Navigate to the Folder page for the folder in question.
  2. Click the Actions button in the top right corner of the page.
  3. Select Rename Folder from the drop-down menu.
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  4. Type the new name into the Folder Name field.
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  5. Click Rename Folder.

Deleting a Folder

Deleting a folder will first remove all parts from the folder. A folder can only be deleted by its owner.

Note: Individual parts can only be deleted by their owner. Parts cannot be deleted in bulk; instead, they must be deleted individually.

Delete Folder from Folders Page

  1. Navigate to the Folders page.
  2. Hover your mouse over the folder tile in question.
  3. Select the Actions button in the top right corner of the tile.
  4. Select Delete from the drop-down menu.
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  5. Click the Delete Folder button in the pop-up window.
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Delete Folder from within Folder Page

  1. Navigate to the Folder page for the folder in question.
  2. Select the Actions button in the top right corner of the page.
  3. Select Delete Folder from the drop-down menu.
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  4. Click the Delete Folder button in the pop-up window.
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Removing Parts from a Folder

Remove One Part

  1. Navigate to the Folder page for the folder in question.
  2. Hover your mouse over a part tile.
  3. Click the Actions button in the top right corner of the tile.
  4. Select Move from the drop-down menu.
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  5. Select All Parts (Default) from the drop-down menu.
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  6. Click Move Part to remove the selected part from this folder.

Remove Multiple Parts

  1. Navigate to the Folder page for the folder in question.
  2. Hover your mouse over one of the part tiles.
  3. Select the checkbox in the top left corner of the tile.
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  4. Repeat steps 2-3 until you have selected all of the parts you would like to remove.
  5. Click the Actions button in the top right corner of the page.
  6. Select Move Parts from the drop-down menu.
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  7. Select All Parts (Default) from the drop-down menu.
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  8. Click Move Parts to remove the selected parts from this folder.