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Block File sharing in teams

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Hi all,
I have a simple question today. Can we block our students from uploading assignments and other stuff on files. This actually create a big mess. Students are supposed to upload their assignments in assignment portion but some of them upload those in files. This create a big confusion for us. We cannot mark them manually and they get zero. This is alarming for us. Any solution
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You could remove the rights of the members from being able to upload files into a channel folder via the SharePoint user interface. Use the "Manage Access" option in SharePoint for the associated channel folder (or entire document library if that is required).
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Best Response confirmed by Saraiqbal2020 (Occasional Contributor)
Solution

@Saraiqbal2020, There are two different ways to do this. Admin can run script to block non-owners to share files. Second is the easiest way - follow below steps

 

> Go to the channel for which you want to block student from sharing any file

> Go to "Open in SharePoint"
 

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> Select "Change how members can share" option

 

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> Select option marked in red.

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Really it is the best response for my problem. Thanks a lot
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Really it is the best response for my problem. Thanks a lot