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Recovering Access to Folders

Recovering Access to Folders

Jeremy T
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I am wanting to recover access to a shared folder. The person who owns the folder - no longer part of our organisation - cannot remember how to give me access to the folder. Is there anyway I can become the owner of the folder, instead of them, and so have access once again?



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Re: Recovering Access to Folders

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Hi @Jeremy T 

I'm afraid not, the only person who can transfer ownership of a folder is the owner itself - i.e. the person who set it up unless they've already given access to somebody else. 


Probably the easiest and quickest fix is to just set up a new share. 


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