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Managing Shares

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When adding a user who has access to shared work you can allow them to also share this work with other users. For example, one user may be responsible for building the questionnaire which they share with the supervisor of a team of analysts. The supervisor has permission to share this work with the other team members.

Adding a user to manage shared work

  1. Log in to Snap Online and Your work is the first page shown. If you are already logged into Snap Online, click Home to return to Your work. The Summary tab is shown by default.
  2. Select the item you want to share. This may be a folder, survey or template..
  3. Select the Shares tab. This lists the users who you have shared this folder with.
  1. Click the Add user button to enter the details of the user you want to share this folder with. The user must have a Snap Online account.
  1. In the Add user dialog enter the user’s email address that they use to access their Snap Online account.
  2. Next set the Permissions for the user.
Permissions Description
Analyst This gives permission to access the Analyze section of a survey.
Analyst plus data download This gives the same permission as Analyst with the addition of access to download the survey data.
Interviewer This permission allows access to use the survey as an interviewer, but does not give access to the Build, Collect or Analyze sections.
Researcher This gives full access to all sections of the survey: Build, Collect and Analyze.
  1. The user can only create shares for other users with the same Permission they have or one with more restricted access.
    • A Researcher can create shares with all the permissions
    • An Analyst plus data download can create shares with the Analyst plus data download or Analyst permission
    • An Analyst can only create shares with the Analyst permission
    • An Interviewer can only create shares with the Interviewer permission
  2. Set Enabled to Yes for the user to have access to the shared item.
  3. Set Manage shares to Yes for the user to be able to share the folder with other Snap Online account users. The owner of the shared item retains control of any shares that other users create and can edit or remove them.
  4. When you have entered the user details, click Save to add the user. The user has access to the shared folder. The new user is displayed in the Shares list for the folder.

Accessing shares that you can manage

  1. Log in to Snap Online and Your work is the first page shown. If you are already logged into Snap Online, click Home to return to Your work.
  2. Click Shared with you on the side menu which is found on the left hand side.
  1. Click Select one to show a list of the users who have shared work with you.
  1. Select the user you require. This shows the folders, surveys and templates that are available to you.
  1. Select the folder, survey or template. The Summary details are shown by default. The Shares tab is available when you have permission to manage the shares.
  2. Click the Shares tab. The Shares are shown in the Shares list.

Re-sharing work with another user

In the Shares tab, click Add user and complete the Add user dialog with the new user’s details. The new user is shown in the Shares list.


You only have access to edit the users that you have added. The selection box is shown next to the users that you can edit or remove.

The owner of the item has access to all the shares that are created and can edit or remove them.

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