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ownCloud: Set An Expiration Date

Follow these instructions to only share an file or folder for a limited amount of time.

  1. After sharing the item, with the Sharing Options box still open, click on Set expiration date.Set Expiration Date
  2. Enter the date that you would like the sharing ability to end. The date must be selected from the calendar - manually entering in the date will not work.Choose Date

As soon as the date is selected, the expiration date has been set. The expiration date can be modified by following the same process.

When the expiration date is reached, the file will be automatically unshared.

It is possible to unshare the file manually before that date.

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