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Is restoring ownership shared map possible?

Is restoring ownership shared map possible?

Explorer | Level 3

I have a map in dropbox shared with 2 members.
I changed the ownership.
Now I want to restore it, but I cannot find the shared map in the dropbox of the "new owner".

Can I fix that en if so how do I do that?

If more info is needed, please ask me.

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Re: Is restoring ownership shared map possible?

Explorer | Level 4

I solved the problem in an other not so usual way.

I removed the folder/map and thereafter I could undo the share.

Do not know how exactluy it worked, but my problem is solved.

Jay, thanks for participating and that you wanted to help.

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Re: Is restoring ownership shared map possible?

Dropboxer

Hi @_Jacques_, thanks for joining the Community!

 

Are you able to see if the shared folder was removed from the account in the events page?

 

If not, can you see if you can add it back on in the sharing tab?

 

Let me know how it goes!


Jay
Community Moderator @ Dropbox
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Re: Is restoring ownership shared map possible?

Explorer | Level 3

I do not see it on the events page.
It still exists in the sharring tab.
It went wrong because I could not add the folder to my other sropbox, because there was not enough room.
I did nit think of that because of thr following.

I bought e new laptop and could add a dropbox account with the use of 30Gb for a year.

I added a new account and assumed the 30Gb was there.

Therefore a normal account was made with the max of 2 Gb.

By adding this folder it exeeded the 

Re: Is restoring ownership shared map possible?

Explorer | Level 4

I solved the problem in an other not so usual way.

I removed the folder/map and thereafter I could undo the share.

Do not know how exactluy it worked, but my problem is solved.

Jay, thanks for participating and that you wanted to help.

View solution in original post

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