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Sharing Cox Secure Online Backup Files

Last Updated: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 > Related Articles

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Learn how to share files from Cox Secure Online Backup.


To share files from Cox Secure Online Backup, complete the following steps.

For additional support, refer to About Cox Secure Online Backup.


From the cox.com home page hover your mouse over My Connection and then click the Internet Tools link.


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Result: The Internet Tools page displays.


Enter User ID and Password, then click Sign In.


Note: If you do not remember your password, click the Forgot your Password? link.


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Under My Account located on the left navigation bar, click the Manage Secure Online Backup link.


Result: The Secure Online Backup Home page displays.


From the Spaces menu, click Online Files.


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Result: The File Manager page displays.


Check the box next to the file or folder, then click share shown on the toolbar.


Note: An alternative method is to hover over the More Actions icon and click the share link.


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Result: The Share Items page displays.


On the Share Items page, complete the following steps.

  1. Select email addresses from the contacts box and / or enter email addresses in the email address box.
  2. If desired, set an expiration date and personalize a message.
  3. Click the Share button.

Note: The shared file or folder can show as read-only.


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To close the Share Items page and return to the File Manager page, click X.

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