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movecopy [2019_12_10 12:24]
jim [Caveats]
movecopy [2020_04_20 23:29] (current)
steven [Copying files]
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 ## Copying files ## Copying files
  
-Copying files from one folder or bucket to another or from one cloud provider to another can be done in the File Fabric Web File Manager ​or from other mobile or desktop Apps.+Copying files from one folder or bucket to another or from one cloud provider to another can be performed ​in the File Fabric Web File Managerfrom mobile or desktop Apps, or through APIs.
  
 The procedure for copying will be different dependent on the client used. The procedure for copying will be different dependent on the client used.
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 How a file is copied is dependent on whether it is a single file or multiple files. How a file is copied is dependent on whether it is a single file or multiple files.
  
-If a single files is copied then this may occur in a request/​response fashion in which the client waits until the copy is completed.+Transfer of single files is generally synchronous. The client waits until the copy is completed.
  
-If multiple files are copied then this may be delegate ​to the Task  Manager and executed asynchronously. ​Such tasks can be monitored ​from the Task Manager when logged into the File Fabric in a browser.+If multiple files are copied then this may be delegated ​to the Task  Manager and executed ​in the background ​asynchronously. ​Background asks can be monitored ​through ​the Task Manager when logged into the File Fabric in a browser.
  
-The exact method used will be dependent on the client application. 
  
 ### Caveats ### Caveats