Altium Designer Documentation

Sharing Control

Created: July 28, 2015 | Updated: June 19, 2017
Applies to Altium Designer versions: 15.1, 16.0, 16.1, 17.0 and 17.1

The Sharing Control dialog.
The Sharing Control dialog.


The Sharing Control dialog allows you to define who is allowed to change the permissions and sharing for a specified folder or item.


From the Permissions For Folder/Item dialog, click the Change link at the bottom-right of the dialog.


  • Only the owner can change the permissions - enable this option to denote that only administrators and owners can add or remove people or change the visibility of the item.
  • Collaborators are allowed to add people and change permissions - enable this option to denote that editors also have full control to add and remove people and change the visibility of the item in addition to owners and administrators.
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