cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Announcements
Do you have an idea for Dropbox Paper? Share it with us here!

default

no

Sharing of Main folders with shared subfolders

New member | Level 2

I have an unshared main folder with shared subfolders. I would like to share the main folder with a person giving them permission to edit. the system tells me i cant coz the main folder contains shared folders. Pls assist

Tags (1)
1 Reply
Highlighted

Re: Sharing of Main folders with shared subfolders

Super User

Hey @Oswell, A share folder in Dropbox behaves like a top level root folder. It is not allowed to put a share folder inside another. If the sub folders are shared with the same group of people, you may consider unsharing the foders first, and then share the main folder. 

Reply
Loading...
Syncing and uploads

Have a question? Our Dropbox Community is here to help!

Post your question or search for an answer below.


Learn more about using the Community by reading our Community Guidelines.


Hi anonymous,

If you need more help you can log a ticket with our Support Team here (expected response time 24 hours), or contact us on Twitter or Facebook.

For more info on available support options, see this article.

If you found the answer to your question, please 'like' the post to say thanks to the user!

Sharing of Main folders with shared subfolders
584 Views
1 Reply
0 Likes
Looking for Dropbox Paper users
Do you use Dropbox Paper?

If so, we're starting a design feedback group and we'd love for you to be a part of it. We have paid feedback opportunities - both in person and remotely - for English speaking users based in the US.

Interested? Take the short survey to let us know.

Take the survey