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Ability to download certain documents in a showcase?

In a showcase, do i have the ability to set some documents/videos (etc) to be downloadable content and block other content from being downloaded in the same document?

 

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Re: Ability to download certain documents in a showcase?

Hi there, after some testing, it is possible to prevent certain files from being downloaded in the Showcase.
 
If you’re attaching files directly from the Dropbox account into your Showcase, it creates a shared link, which is normal.
 
However, if you navigate to the file in the homepage, you can change the permissions of the shared link to prevent downloads. Trying to download the file in Showcase will create an error, and downloading the entire Showcase in one go will only download the files that are allowed.
 
Note however that this won’t prevent users from downloading files in other methods (i.e. by saving the images, extracting it from the internet cache, and so on).
 
Hope this info helps!



Jay
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