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Manage files and revisions

In Trimble Connect for Browser you can manage project data and view the revision history of project folders and files.

Rename files and folders

Trimble Connect allows you to rename files and folders.

  1. Go to the Explorer page.
  2. Select the file or folder you want to rename.

    The Details pane opens on the right side.

  3. On the Details pane, click the file or folder name.
  4. Type in the new name.
  5. Click to save the changes.

    Discard changes by clicking .

Export a project file list

Use Export Files To Excel to export a list of files.

  1. Go to the Explorer page.
  2. Click the More button at the top of the page.
  3. Select Export Files To Excel.

    The export confirmation message is shown.

  4. Click Submit.

    A message shows the processing of the file list. An email is sent to the user with a link to download the Microsoft Excel list. The download link is valid for 72 hours.

View revision history for files and folders

Trimble Connect allows you to track the revision history of project folders and files.

  1. Go to the Explorer page.
  2. Select a file or folder.

    The Details pane opens on the right side.

  3. To view the revisions of a file or a folder, click the Revisions tab on the Details pane.

    The Revisions tab lists all revisions of the file or the folder from it's first upload.

  4. Click the thumbnail image of a revision to view that revision. The file is loaded in the 2D viewer or the 3D App.

Download a revision

You can download revisions of files and folders.

  1. Go to the Explorer page.
  2. Select a file or folder.

    The Details pane opens on the right side.

  3. To view the revisions, click the Revisions tab on the Details pane.
  4. Click the Download button under the revision information.

The revision is automatically downloaded onto your local computer.