I received a link to a file on Google Drive. When I try to open it, it says "File is in owner's trash" and there is no Download button.

How can I download it?

  • Ask the owner to take it out the trash.
    – ahorn
    Nov 13, 2020 at 19:57

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You have to ask the file owner restore the file and to allow you to download the file.

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