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I have set the sharing permission for a file in Google Drive to Anyone who has the link can view.

However, while I still want to be able to share this file, I want to generate a new link and revoke the previous one.

I remember it used to be possible, but I can't find the Reset link option anywhere: making the document private and sharing it again seems to generate the same URL.

Any idea?

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If you need a new link created, you can right-click on the file and Make a copy of it. When you then go to Share it you'll get a new link.

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That's a nice workaround! (A bit cumbersome though :/) –  Luk Jun 19 '13 at 14:09
    
In addition to Mr. Lott's useful workaround to create a new link for your document, it is important to note that, in order to "Revoke the previous [link]" as you'd asked, you send the original document to the trash, and also go to gDrive's [Trash] folder and permanently delete the old file 'forever' - until it is permanently deleted, recipients of the link to the old file can still access and make copies of the document. –  Demis Sep 12 at 20:07

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