How to stop sharing a folder in Dropbox
If we have shared a folder in Dropbox and now we want to eliminate it or use it in forward without the others from viewing the content we can add new files, which have to do is stop sharing the folder. The alternatives offered by the online storage service are different depending on whether you are the creators of that directory or users only.
In unComo.com we explain how to stop sharing a folder in Dropbox.
Access your Dropbox account and navigate to the directory you want to stop sharing. Click the right mouse button and check “Shared Folder Options”.
You see, in this case we own the shared folder in Dropbox , we who have created it and we then invited to another user. Thus we have two options:
- Stop sharing folder.
- Leaving folder.
We click on the first option, “Stop Sharing Folder” and have the option of allowing another user directory can keep a copy of all files containing either no longer have access to your Dropbox.
This is an option we have for the fact that owners, if we did not we were only we could stop sharing the folder without.
If in step 2 would have chosen the option “Quit” folder, Dropbox simply offer us the possibility of returning to join later.
We check now that if we are not owners of a shared Dropbox directory, the only option you have is to “Quit” folder, so that we will never have access to delete the directory Dropbox account of other users option reserved exclusively for the people who created the folder.