The 2010 Documents tool allows you to store and organize documents in a hierarchical folder structure similar to Windows Explorer. You can open any document in a Documents tool provided you have the application program that supports its file type.
This help article describes tasks you can perform in Documents tools in the following workspace types:
Using a Documents tool in a SharePoint workspace
In a SharePoint workspace, Documents tools are synonymous with SharePoint document libraries. The types of documents you can create or add to a document library depend on the settings defined on the SharePoint site for each particular document library.
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Using a Documents tool in a Groove workspace
In a Groove workspace, the types of files you can create depend on the software applications installed on your system. Additionally, the types of files you can add might depend on policies set by your administrator.