How to create a folder in your 4shared account?

To create a new folder, you need to take the following steps:

  1. Open the My 4shared folder in your 4shared account.
  2. Click the New folder button and enter the name of the new folder.
If you wish to create a subfolder, start your actions from opening the parent folder.

How many folders can be created in your 4shared account?

As a Free 4shared user, you can create up to 1000 folders in your account.
There are no limitations in the number of created folders for Premium users.

How to rename a file/folder in your 4shared account?

Renaming a file/folder in your 4shared account is easy:

  1. Right-click the file/folder you want to rename and select the Rename option from the drop-down menu; or simply tick the file/folder and click Rename in the upper menu.
  2. Edit the file/folder title and press Enter.

How to delete a file/folder from your 4shared account?

If you wish to delete a file or a folder from your 4shared account:

  1. Right-click the file/folder you want to rename and select the Delete option from the drop-down menu; or simply tick the file/folder and click Delete in the upper menu.
  2. Click Delete in the pop-up window to confirm the file/folder deletion.

What happens with files after their deletion from a 4shared account?

All files/folders, deleted from your 4shared account, are moved to the "Recycle Bin" folder. You can restore any of them the Recycle Bin, or delete them from your account forever.
The Recycle Bin folder is automatically cleaned from time to time, please check its contents on a regular basis to prevent the loss of important data.

How to add/edit a file/folder description in your 4shared account?

If you wish to add or edit a description of a file/folder in your 4shared account, please do the following:

  1. Right-click the file/folder.
  2. Select Properties from the drop-down menu.
  3. Click the + Description in the opened pop-up window.
  4. Enter the new file/folder description or edit the current one.
  5. Click Done to save changes.

To add file tags in your 4shared account?

If you wish to add tags for a file in your 4shared account, please take the following steps:

  1. Right-click the file/folder.
  2. Select Properties from the drop-down menu.
  3. Click the Tags field in the opened pop-up window.
  4. Enter file tags, separating them with comma.
  5. Click Done to save changes.

How to disable comments for files in your 4shared account?

If you wish to disable comments for all files in your 4shared account, please follow the instructions below:

  1. Click the cogwheel in the top-right corner of the page.
  2. Select Settings from the drop-down menu.
  3. Tick Disable all comments.
  4. Click Save changes.

How to stream audio files in your 4shared account?

To stream an audio file in your 4shared account, click the Play button on the file; or right-click it and select the Play option from the drop-down menu.
The file will be added to music player queue.

How to create a playlist in your 4shared account?

If you wish to create a playlist with files in the music player queue in your 4shared account:

  1. Expand the playlist control bar in your 4shared account.
  2. Click the Queue button to open the list of available options.
  3. Click Add to.
  4. Click New Playlist and enter the playlist title.
  5. The created playlist will be created in the added Playlists folder in your 4shared account.

How to manage playlists in your 4shared account?

You can manage playlist files in your 4shared account similar to how you manage other file types. In particular, you can rename, move/copy, delete, share a playlist or, vice versa, make it private, and add/edit description and tags to the playlist.

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