UPDATE: For Cloud Station 3.2 follow these steps.
Did you know that you can share your File Station folders with your friends or colleagues using File Station?
IMPORTANT NOTE: You can only sync “root folders” (highest level of a folder in the File Station. Other folders will not appear on Cloud Station app.
It is actually very simple, but of course you need to install Cloud Station first.
Here is how you do it:
Enable Sharing in Cloud Station:
Once you are in Cloud Station, click on “Sharing”:
Click on “Enable” on the folders you want to share:
Make sure the user has permissions to use Cloud Station:
Click on “Privileges”, select the user and click “Enable”:
And finally make sure the user has permissions to the folder:
- “Control Panel”,
- click on “Users” and “Edit”
- and check the user has permissions to the folder:
and you are done with the set up.
Access the folder through Cloud Station
Of course, for users to be able to access the folder through cloud station, they need to have permissions to that folder.
To synchronize the folders with your Cloud station client on your computer, click on the windows task bar and then right click on the Cloud Station icon:
On the menu, click on “Settings” and in the new window click on “Sharing”, the folders you want to synchronize and “Apply”:
And you are done,