SharePoint 2010 - How to BULK MOVE document libraries?
In this article I would like to inform you on a probably known solution & probably unknown tip.
Why you require Bulk Move?
In the life time of a SharePoint deployment we might require to move a set of document libraries from one location to another. (Document library or List)
One solution is to choose Library Settings > Save as Template option.
Please note that the above link is available based on Publishing feature is enabled/disabled.
In the appearing dialog choose the Include Content option.
Later in the destination library you can Create new library from this template.
Problem: The above solution is time consuming if there are multiple libraries. (BULK MOVE)
We can use the Open with Windows Explorer feature to perform bulk moving.
Please note that this button is enabled only with Internet Explorer browser.
In this article we have explored a High Speed Solution for BULK MOVE for document libraries & lists.