Service Interruption: Google Drive Sharing

Posted by Howard Carlin on 8/15/2022 11:25:00 AM

Some users in Forney ISD are receiving the following error when sharing in Google Drive:

You cannot share this item because it has been flagged as inappropriate.

We have reached out to Google and they have identified this as a known bug they are tracking. They did not have an estimated time to resolution, but they did offer the following work-around:

When sharing a doc or file on Google Drive, uncheck the box for "Notify People" before hitting "Share". This will prevent error messages.