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-====== Using the File City Interactive Web Interface ====== 
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-===== Overview =====  
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-File City Interactive provides a drag-and-drop experience with advanced features such as live editing of image and text files and an adjustable workspace. ​ 
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-Filecity can be accessed from any location using the web portal found here: [[https://​filecity.brockport.edu/​]]. 
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-If you are on campus, you can set up a Network Drive to access your File City home folder directly. [[filecity:​mapdrive|Click here]] for instructions 
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-Note: This documentation is in progress, incomplete and intended for a version of File City that will be available in the future. If you are looking for documentation on the current File City Web Interface please [[filecity:​web|click here]]. 
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-===== Logging into File City =====  
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-1. Go to https://​filecity.brockport.edu/​ : This message will first appear. Select File City Interactive. If File City Web is preferred see those instructions [[filecity:​web| here]]. 
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_select.jpg ? 400|}} 
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-2.  Enter your [[accounts:​netid|NetID]] and password and select the green check mark. 
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_login.jpg ? 500|}} 
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-3. You should now see an expand list of your folders listed on the left and a directory style listing of files and folders on your right. ​ 
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_files.png ? 500|}} 
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-===== Logging out of File City ===== 
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-1. Select "​Logged in as (your NetID)"​ button and select "log out" from the drop-down list.  
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_logout.png ? 500|}} 
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-===== Working In File City Interactive ===== 
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- ==== Creating a new folder ==== 
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- 1. With the desired folder location open, Select the "new dir" icon 
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-{{:​filecity:​files.png ? 500|}} 
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- 2. Type in the folder name desired and select the green check mark 
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_newfile.jpg ? 500|}} 
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- ==== Renaming a file and/or folder ==== 
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- 1. With the desired file selected, select the "​Rename"​ icon 
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_rename.png ? 500|}} 
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- 2. Type in the desired name and select the green check mark. 
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_rename1.png ? 500|}} 
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- ==== Deleting a file and/or folder ==== 
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- 1. With the desired file selected, select the "​Delete"​ icon  
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_delete.png ? 500|}} 
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- 2. If you are sure you would like to delete the file select the green check mark, otherwise select the "​x"​. 
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- ​{{:​filecity:​fci_delete2.png ? 300|}} 
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- ==== Copy a file ====  
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- 1. With the desired file selected, select the "​Copy"​ icon  
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- ​{{:​filecity:​fci_copy.png ? 500|}} 
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- 2. Select the folder you would like to copy the file into and select the green check mark.  
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- ​{{:​filecity:​fci_copy2.png ? 300|}} 
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- ==== Move a file and/or folder ====  
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- 1. With the desired file/folder selected, select the "​Move"​ icon  
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_move.png ? 500|}} 
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- 2. Select the folder you would like to copy the file/folder into and select the green check mark. 
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_move2.png ? 300|}} 
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- ==== Search for a file/folder ====  
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- 1. Select the search icon on the navigation bar.  
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_search.png ? 500|}} 
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- 2. Type in the folder/file name you would like to search and select the "​binoculars"​ search icon. If file/folder found it should be listed. Click on it. Select "​X"​ to quit searching. ​ 
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_search1.png ? 500|}} 
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- ==== Bookmark/​Favorite a folder ====  
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- 1. If there is folder(s) you often access that you would like to have a shortcut to then Bookmark/​Favorite option will help with this. First select the yellow star icon in the navigation bar.  
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- 2. Then select "​bookmark"​ and the current folder open will be added to the list. Whenever you return to the bookmark menu and select the folder it will open up that folder for you.  
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_bookmark.png ? 500|}} 
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- ==== Upload a file ====  
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- 1. Select the "​Upload"​ icon  
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- ​{{:​filecity:​fci_upload.png ? 500|}} 
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- 2. In the new window select the "​Browse"​ icon and select a file to upload. ​ 
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- ​{{:​filecity:​fci_upload2.png ? 300|}} 
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- //​Note you can upload more than one file at a time by repeating this step// 
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- //​Also Note:  the "​Options"​ button to view Options available for upload.// 
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---Overwrite:​ Overwrite existing file within File City with same name.  
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---Rename: Create a second file and keep existing file by renaming new file. 
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---Alert: Software will alert you and give you the option to overwrite or not.  
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- 3. Select the "​Send"​ icon to upload files listed as ready. 
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_upload5.png ? 300|}} 
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- ==== Download a file ==== 
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- 1. Select the "​Download"​ icon  
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_download.png ? 500|}} 
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- 2. Your web browser will prompt you to save or open the file with a compatible program available on your computer. ​ 
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_download2.png ? 300|}} 
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- ==== Display Options ====  
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- 1. Hide left pane with folder expand list by selecting the "Left Pane" icon 
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_leftpane.png ? 500|}} 
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- 2. Change between Thumbnail and List view of files and folders in right pane by selecting from the Display drop down list.  
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_display.png ? 500|}} 
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- 3. Show file/folder details by dragging the "​dots"​ upward; details also includes action buttons available based on file/folder selected. ​ 
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_details.png ? 500|}} 
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-==== Navigation Options ====  
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-{{:​filecity:​fci_navigation.png ? 400|}} 
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-__Icons circled in red from left to right:__ 
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-1) Navigate between FileCity and FileCity2 
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-2) Go up to parent folder in directory ​ 
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-3) Refresh current folder ​ 
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-==== View/Edit Files ====  
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-Select desired file and select the "Open In" icon to view drop down list.  
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---Source Editor: Will open source editor (if available) for select file type 
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---External Window: same as downloading file 
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---Choose Other:  ​ 
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-//Warning, these editors do not declare to be supporting this file type, their behavior may be unpredictable! // 
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-*Image Preview: view larger image 
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-*Source Editor: CodeMirror Syntax Highlighter 
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-*Pixlr Image Editor 
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-*Text Editor: Edit text files online 
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-*Document Reader: View PDF, svg, tif and more online 
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