How do you move a file to another folder?

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  1. macrumors regular

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    I feel silly asking this question but I've given up on searching for the answer. I mean moving directly, not copying and deleting the old file.
     
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    brn2ski00

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    Just drag it from the source to the destination... easiest way. this will move it out of the old folder and into the new! :D
     
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    pastrychef

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    Drag and drop.
     
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    Eidorian

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    Sky Blue

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    Hold down the cmd key when you drag.
     
  6. thread starter macrumors regular

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    So you have to open two Finders and drag and drop. I was looking for a cut and paste in one Finder.
     
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    Eidorian

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    richard.mac

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    if its on the same disk and you have permission then drag and drop. if you want to move to another disk drag and drop while holding command.
     
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    bluedoggiant

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    Drag and drop will do it.
     

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