Google Apps (Hawkmail): Changing file/folder ownership

If you have a file or folder that you need to change ownership of, follow the steps below.  Note: The owner of the file or folder must make these changes.

  1. Open the folder you have shared and click the name of the folder at the top of Google Drive.  Choose Share.
  2. Click the Advanced button at the bottom right of the share window.
  3. Click the icon to the right of the person you want to become the owner of the file/folder.
  4. Change their role to "Is owner" and click Done at the bottom right.
  5. Note: if the person you want to become owner isn't listed under "Who has access" share the file/folder with them first.




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