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/share: Share Item (as group admin)

  • URL:https://[root]/content/items/[itemID]/share(POST only)
  • Required Capability:Group Owner | Administrator

Example Usage

URL for Share Item


Shares a public or org item with groups owned or administered by the calling user. For items owned by the user, this Share Item resource works the same as user Share Item including the everyone and org parameters.


Administrators may share an item to a group on the owners behalf. There are no sharing restrictions, if the item has a public or org sharing level. The items with private sharing level may only be shared to groups to which the item owner has sharing access.

Request Parameters

[Common Parameters]

For a complete listing, see Common parameters.


A comma-separated list of group IDs with which the item will be shared.


Set to true when the items will be shared with groups that have item update capability so that any member of such groups can update the item that is shared with them.

Response Properties


Array of groups with which the item could not be shared.


ID of the item being shared.

JSON Response Syntax

  "notSharedWith": [<groups not able to share with>],
  "itemId": "<item id>"

JSON Response Example

  "notSharedWith": ["cc5f73ab367544d6b954d82cc9c6dab7"],
  "itemId": "af01df44bf36437fa8daed01407138ab"