Delete history in Google Excel sheet

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Dear all,

 

I recently created a google sheet to share with my colleagues, who are able to edit it (while I am the owner).

However, I would like to avoid them seeing the history of the file's versions.

 

Is this possible to delete the history (or make it unaccessible) maintaining the same link? I tried creating a copy of the file and the history does go away, but the link changes.

 

Thank you so much,

 

Maria

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@MariaErrico1 

 

I recommend you ask Google Forms, here is a Microsoft forum and it is about Microsoft products, especially Excel, where you have also submitted your question.

Anyway, here is a small approach, without guarantee.
https://support.google.com/a/answer/7573825?hl=en



I would be happy to know if I could help.


Nikolino

I know I don't know anything (Socrates)

 

* Kindly Mark and Vote this reply if it helps please, as it will be beneficial to more Community members reading here.

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Hi @MariaErrico1 

Yes, you can ask Google to give only access to saved and named versions

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/version-history-essentials-for-google-docs-sheets-and-slides/

Kind regards

Hans