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How to Upload, Download and Copy Objects on Amazon S3 using Drag and Drop?

Bucket Explorer supports Drag and Drop feature to upload, download and copy S3 objects that makes your work faster and easier.

Upload using Drag and Drop:

You can upload local files or folders to any location in the bucket by simply using drag and drop feature. You can pick your native file(s) then start dragging those file(s) and drop onto the object table of Bucket Explorer. The dropped file will be uploaded to Amazon S3 in your selected bucket's desired location (Virtual folder).

You can also upload file(s) from local file explorer situated above the left side corner of Bucket Explorer main window, by simply start dragging selected file(s) and dropping into the object table.

 
Steps to Upload using Drag and Drop:
  1. Run Bucket Explorer and get authenticated with your saved credentials.
  2. Select a bucket from bucket table and list S3 object(s).
  3. Go to the path on object table where you want to upload files and folders.
  4. Restore down the Bucket Explorer window.
  5. Select native file(s) that need to be uploaded.
  6. Start dragging those selected file(s).
  7. Drop those file(s) onto the object table of Bucket Explorer main window.
  8. Queue will start for upload operation for all the dropped objects.
  9. All the dropped files are uploaded successfully.

OR

  1. Run Bucket Explorer and get authenticated with your saved credentials.
  2. Select a bucket from bucket table and list S3 object(s).
  3. Select any local file(s) from left side panel which shows file(s) of Local file system.
  4. Drag the selected file and drop into the object table.
  5. Queue will start for upload operation for all the dropped objects.
  6. All the dropped files are uploaded successfully.
Download using Drag and Drop:

You can download S3 objects of any bucket by simply using drag and drop feature in similar way as upload operation using drag and drop.

You can download file(s) from object table to local file explorer situated above the left side corner of Bucket Explorer main window, by simply start dragging selected file(s) and dropping.

Steps to Download using Drag and Drop:
  1. Run Bucket Explorer and get authenticated with your saved credentials.
  2. Select a bucket from bucket table and list S3 object(s).
  3. Select S3 objects which you want to download.
  4. Drag the selected S3 object(s) and Drop into the left panel which shows file(s) of Local file system.
  5. Queue will start for download operation for all the dropped objects.
  6. All the dropped files are downloaded successfully.

Copy using Drag and Drop:

You can Copy S3 objects from Bucket Explorer by simply using drag and drop feature.

If you have two instances opened of Bucket Explorer, then you can copy your S3 objects by dragging selected S3 objects from source object table and dropping onto the destination object table.

Steps to Copy using Drag and Drop:
  1. Run Bucket Explorer and get authenticated with your saved credentials.
  2. Select a bucket from bucket table and list S3 object(s) that you want to copy.
  3. Now Go to File >> New Window from menu bar.
  4. A new Bucket Explorer instance will open.
  5. Select the destination bucket from bucket table and list S3 object(s) in the new instance of Bucket Explorer.
  6. Drag the selected S3 object(s) from source instance and Drop them into the object table of destination instance of Bucket Explorer.
  7. Queue will start for copy operation for all the dropped objects.
  8. All the dropped files are copied successfully.