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Transfer (Google Drive) Files Ownership of a Suspended User

To perform a change of ownership the users have to be active (not suspended or deleted).

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First, you need to have your file or folder ID, here is how to find it.

Go to Drive>Files Tab> and apply this filter:

How to Transfer Files Ownership of a Suspended User? 1

When the result is found, click on the arrow beside the folder name and “Apply permission change to this folder (recursive)”

How to Transfer Files Ownership of a Suspended User? 2

A new window will be displayed  – ‘File management’

How to Transfer Files Ownership of a Suspended User? 3

Add the new owner name and additional actions if you like to and click on ‘Next’

In the summary tab, click on ‘Send request‘.

This will sent email notification to the Security Officer to approve the request.

Once that is done, the Ownership of the selected folder and its subfolders will be changed.

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