An advanced Google Drive video tutorial on sharing, permissions and document and folder visibility in Google Drive.

The sharing and assigning permissions to documents and folders in Google Drive video tutorial below is part 5 of a 6 part series on the 2013 interface of Google Drive and Google Docs.

This video shows Google Drive and Google Apps users all of the different options available (and the implications of those options) when sharing files and documents in Google Drive.

See Also: Gmail Video Tutorial Series 2013

Google Drive Tutorial 2013 Chapters:

  1. Introduction
  2. Composing Google Documents in Google Drive
  3. Sharing Documents and Folders
  4. Document Organization and Management
  5. Advanced Sharing and Permissions
  6. Third Party Apps in Google Drive

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Advanced Sharing and Permissions Options in Google Drive

There are a number of possible options available to Google Drive users when sharing files and folders with others. With each sharing options there are also limitations and possibly security risks involved so it is important to understand exactly how each option will affect the particular document’s visibility.

Understanding how shared folders work in Google Drive is key to quickly managing your organization’s document composition and collaboration efforts. By making use of shared folders, users can save a lot of time and increase their overall efficiency.

The video tutorial below will show you everything you need to know about sharing documents and folders in Google Drive!

I do not work for Google, nor was I compensated for the production of this video series. I am simply a Google Docs user (both personally and professionally) that would like to share my knowledge and insight with others to help provide a more seamless transition to Google Drive.

Feel free to share my video with others and if you plan on watching the entire Google Drive Tutorial 2013 video series, you may want to bookmark my post containing all 5 videos on the same page.

Anson Alexander

Anson Alexander is a blogger, author, SEO expert, teacher, and tech geek. As the founder of, Anson works full time writing, editing, and producing content for his site and providing technical and business services to clients. He has a BS in international business and information systems from the University of Tampa. In his free time, Anson plays video games, enjoys nature, spends time at the beach, and loves to travel.

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