Managing documents in SharePoint 2010

Posted on 2012-09-13
Last Modified: 2012-09-18
Hi Experts,

I'm a beginner when it comes to SharePoint 2010. I was wandering if there a smart way to handle documents in a site collection.

What i did now is just add a document library on several sites, and create a folder structure in the libraries. But that's basically the same as the good old Windows Explorer folder structure i used before. I've been told that there is a way to work with views, metadata (or whatever) etc. that makes life easier.

Can someone tell me how it works and where to start? Whitout a doubt there are numerous websites with good info about this topic. Can you please point me to some?


Question by:SvenIA
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    You can manage all your libraries using simple OOB options present in 2010 i.e.

    Manage Content and Structure” link in SharePoint 2010
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