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Copy files using the visual interface


To run an analysis on a file, the file has to be copied to a project. ##Accessing the file picker in a project To access the file picker from a project: 1. Navigate to the project. 2. Click on the **Files** tab. 3. Click **Add Files** and select **Public Files**. Alternatively, you can also select **Projects** to copy files from one of your existing projects. ##Searching for a file Once you have accessed your desired file repository, you can search for specific files using the search bar. You can also filter the repository by file type. As shown in the example below, filtering for FASTA files in the **Public reference files** repository produces several different results. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/179b95a-cavatica-copy-files-1.png", "cavatica-copy-files-1.png", 1073, 510, "#333" ], "border": true } ] } [/block] ##Copy files to a project To add files to a project: 1. Select the checkbox next to your desired file(s), as shown below. 2. Click **Copy to Project**. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/63af0d9-cavatica-copy-files-2.png", "cavatica-copy-files-2.png", 1074, 509, "#333" ], "border": true } ] } [/block] 3. (Optional) [Tag your file(s)](doc:tag-your-files). 4. Click **Copy** to confirm copying the file(s) to your project.