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Questions tagged [google-drive-shared-folder]

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How to apply two general rules to Google Drive sharing?

In G Suite's Google Drive, I can set my folder's permissions to: Anyone who has the link can view, or Anyone at Your Organization who has the link can edit (add, edit, and organize) I want both, and ...
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Give team drive access to file on third party domain. Aka howto share with team drive?

I am migrating from Google Drive to Google Team Drive. Some of the files in our shared directory were owned by a third party domain. I order to move those to the Team Drive I could either make a ...
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How to search within a Google Drive shared folder — with OCR

I've been making use of Google's automatic OCR functionality for a bunch of uploaded PDFs. I have tons within a folder, and I'll use "search within" using textual search terms. These are mostly old ...
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Can't move or remove files from Google Drive shared folder

A company I work with set up a shared folder in Google Drive for me to share files with them. In Sharing settings I see that the company Is the owner and I Can edit. When I move files into the ...
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Does a Google Drive shared folder occupy storage space on all accounts?

Related to another question of mine about Dropbox, I'd like to know if a shared folder on Google Drive occupy space even in the accounts of the "receivers" and not only in the "sharer" one. Example: ...
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Reset individual share settings for files in shared folder

I want to remove individual sharing settings for thousands files and subfolders inside shared folder. Such way that top folder only shared setting can influence on sharing settings of files. How to ...
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How do I delete a file I own for just me?

On Google Drive, I own several big files that are in someone else's shared folder. I want the collaborators to still have the files but I want my storage space back. The options for each member of the ...
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Google Drive: can multiple people move files into a shared folder for the owner to view privately?

The teaching assistant for one of my graduate school courses wants students to submit homework assignments by adding each doc to one of his shared folders in Google Drive. However, it would be ...
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Google Drive copy file to shared folder - directly

I have a folder on "my drive" that I want to move or copy to the folder "Kai" which is located in "Shared with me". Dragging a folder from the left sidepanel into the folder of the shared area works,...
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Google Drive's Shared Folder: Remove 'Edit User' without files

I'm using Google Drive in my no-profit student association. We're 94 members, we have a general Google account for Drive management and all the personal Google accounts of the members have selective ...
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How to remove myself from shared Google Drive folder?

I left a project with a massive Google Drive shared folder. For a number of reasons, namely that I don't want all of those files indexed when I search my personal Drive files, I want to un-share the ...
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How can I share Google Drive folders with a group?

I'm using Google Apps and trying to share a nested folder structure with many files with a google group. Example Group test@example.com Group Members user1@example.com user2@example.com etc. ...