Create a folder on the ArcGIS Online Content page

Last Published: May 28, 2021


On the ArcGIS Online Content page, members can work with content on the website. In some instances, folders must be created to organize content, and group-related content. For example, a folder named Building Data can be created to contain a building's blueprints, design files, and other related files. This article describes the steps to create a folder on the Content page.


A User user role or higher is required to create folders.
  1. Log in to ArcGIS Online.
  2. Navigate to Content > All My Content.
  3. On the left, in the Folders section, click the Create new folder Create new folder icon. icon.
The Create new folder icon is displayed in the Folders section on the My Content page to enable creating a new folder.
  1. In the Create a Folder window, type the desired folder name, and click OK.
The Create a Folder window displays the option to enter a folder name.

The folder is displayed under the Folders section on the My Content page, as shown in the image below.

The Folders section on the My Content page displays the newly created folder named Building Data.

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