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Internal Shared Folders

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Is it possible to share a subfolder with an user that has no access to the main folder that contains the subfolder?



  - 00 Documentation.

  - 01 Manuals

I have shared "Purchase" with User 1 & User 2. Now I want to share "01 Manuals" with User 3 (but no "00 Documentation"), is it that possible?

Thank you in advance.

Best regards,

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Re: Internal Shared Folders

Super User II

No it isnt I'm afraid.

You cannot share a subfolder of an already shared folder.


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Re: Internal Shared Folders

Hey peeps!
So, @Energias252, while this isn’t currently possible with personal plans (Basic, Plus and Professional), if you are on a Dropbox Business subscription then you can do what you mentioned within Team folders.
You would need to simply go to the subfolder, click share and add User 3, and they will only be able to see that folder and its contents but no folders/files above that level.
Hope this helps to clarify - Thanks!

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