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Where can I see who invited somebody to my shared folder?

Where can I see who invited somebody to my shared folder?

diabonas
New member | Level 2

I own a folder that I shared with multiple people. All of them have edit permissions, and the "manage access" permission is set for all people with edit permissions, so they can invite new collaborators to the folder. This means people might be added to the shared folder that I did not invite explicitly myself. If that happens (which is generally fine by me), I would like to be able to see which of the members of the shared folder invited them. Is there any place where I can find this information? I have already looked at the "events" section of the Dropbox webpage, however that only seems to cover when a person joined the folder, but not the invitation itself.

 

Many thanks in advance for your help!

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Re: Where can I see who invited somebody to my shared folder?

Vivian
Dropboxer

Hi there,

Thanks for reaching out to us!

Currently activity logs and reports are offered for Dropbox Business plans where you can view and monitor the team sharing activity such as, when someone invites a person to a folder etc. For more information please see https://help.dropbox.com/teams-admins/admin/monitor-sharing-activity

I hope this helps clarify! Let us know if you have any other questions.

Thanks,

Vivian



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Re: Where can I see who invited somebody to my shared folder?

Vivian
Dropboxer

Hi there,

Thanks for reaching out to us!

Currently activity logs and reports are offered for Dropbox Business plans where you can view and monitor the team sharing activity such as, when someone invites a person to a folder etc. For more information please see https://help.dropbox.com/teams-admins/admin/monitor-sharing-activity

I hope this helps clarify! Let us know if you have any other questions.

Thanks,

Vivian



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Re: Where can I see who invited somebody to my shared folder?

Shelley S.5
Helpful | Level 5

NO IT DOESN'T HELP.  I AM ONE PERSON ONLY, I HAVE 1 FRIEND THAT I SHARE THIS WITH.ONLY ONE FILE. THERE ARE NO COMMENTS , NO SHARES, NOTHING.  HOW DO I STOP THIS CRAP

 

Re: Where can I see who invited somebody to my shared folder?

Walter
Dropboxer

Hello @Shelley S.5 - welcome to our Community!

I'm not really sure to what you're referring to or what exactly is troubling you; could you elaborate on your inquiry please? 

To better help with this, I'd need the following info: 

1. What exactly are you trying to accomplish?

2. What's not working for you? Could you share a screenshot so I can have a visual too?

3. Are you using the web version, our desktop app or the mobile application?

Feel free to include any additional information you think might help. Thanks!

PS: I removed the profanity from your post to align with our Community's Guidelines. 


Walter
Community Moderator @ Dropbox
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Re: Where can I see who invited somebody to my shared folder?

debdm
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The link does not work to the help document.

 

Re: Where can I see who invited somebody to my shared folder?

Walter
Dropboxer

Thanks for reporting this @debdm!

I've amended the link so it should be working fine now. 

Let me know if you need anything else and welcome to our Community! 


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