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Move or copy files in Teams

Move or copy files in Teams

To move or copy a file, open the Files or SharePoint tab for the channel that has the file. Select the file, and then click Move or Copy in the top menu bar.

Files tab with a file selected

You can move files:

  • Within the same team.

  • Within the same OneDrive.

  • Within the same document library of a SharePoint tab.

You can copy files:

  • Within the same team.

  • Between teams.

  • Between OneDrive and a team.

  • From a SharePoint tab to the same document library, a team, or a OneDrive.

Note: You don't need to copy a file to share it in multiple channels. Instead, you can share a link to it.

To move or copy a file, go to the desktop or web app.

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