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Sharing of Main folders with shared subfolders

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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

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Re: Sharing of Main folders with shared subfolders

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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. 

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Sharing of Main folders with shared subfolders
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