Move folder from USB stick to Library folder in Windows 7

  johnincrete 03:54 AM 09 Nov 12

I'm loading stuff onto a brand new laptop that is running Windows 7, copying it from my PC (XP) using a USB stick It's a rush job and I dont have time to learn Windows 7. Simple question: with the USB inserted in the laptop, how do I move a folder from it to a folder in a library?

  Chronos the 2nd 04:34 AM 09 Nov 12

Simplest way would be to open whichever library you want the folder from the USB to go in then 'drag and drop it' or you could also 'copy and paste' the folder.

  johnincrete 07:42 AM 09 Nov 12

Thanks Chronos - I knew it would be easy (but not so easy as XP!) I'd been trying using the "mouse" pad on the laptop and got so frustrated that I had to walk away! Much easier now I've bought a mouse.

  Chronos the 2nd 10:29 AM 09 Nov 12

I cannot use a touch pad either on a laptop and always use a mouse instead.

  Nontek 10:57 AM 09 Nov 12

I wholeheartedly agree, separate Mouse is much better. I also use a full-size USB keyboard, much easier and saves wear and tear on laptop.


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