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   Changing a Folder's Color
Folders are a great organizational tool in Drive. You can individualize folders not just by name, but also by changing their color.

   Creating Folders
Folders are an organizational tool that allow you to easily store like items in Drive. This tip examines how easy it is to create your own folders.

   Moving a File from One Folder to Another
Folders are a great organizational tool in Drive. One skill you'll need is to move files from one folder to another. Here's how to do it.

   Renaming a Folder
Folders are a great organizational tool in Drive. Once you name a folder, you aren't stuck with that name. You can change the name of an existing folder by following the steps in this tip.

   Renaming on the iPad
One of the great features of Google Drive is that the apps that make up the suite work on a wide variety of devices, all the way from phones to computer systems. This tip provides information about how to rename files and folders specifically on the iPad.

   Searching and Sorting Files Made Easy
Sifting through many files to find the exact file you need can be a bit of a challenge, particularly if you have lots of files in Drive. Here's how to make finding the file you need easier.

   Sharing a Folder
Collaboration is one of the key features of the Google Drive apps. You can make the feature even more powerful by sharing the contents of an entire folder. Here's how.