How to share a Paper doc

There are two ways to share Dropbox Paper docs with other people:

  • By using the Invite or Share button at the top of the doc
  • By sending a link to the doc

How to share a Paper doc

  1. Open the Paper doc you want to share.
  2. Click the blue Invite (or Share) button at the top of the doc.
  3. Type the email address of the person or people you want to share with. You have the option to include a message.
  4. Click Can edit to choose the permissions access you'd like invitees to have:
    • Can comment allows others to leave comments on your content
    • Can edit allows others to directly add to, edit, or delete your content, and to invite others to the doc
  5. Click Send

How to share by sending a link

By default, whoever has the link you share will be able to edit your file.

  1. Open the Paper doc you want to share. 
  2. Click the Copy link button (chain icon) at the top of the doc. 
  3. Paste the link into an email, chat message, or text. 

Learn more about who can see your docs and how to change the privacy settings on your docs.

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