08 Oct 2013 by Yuri Sagalov
A commonly requested feature for AeroFS is the ability to designate some members of a shared folder as "read-only" members. They should be able to view, download, and receive updates to a document, but should not be able to modify it (a common use case is sharing read-only documents such as contracts with a vendor).
As of version 0.4.122, AeroFS now supports this feature! When sharing a folder with someone through AeroFS, there are now three different role types: Owner, Editor, and Viewer.
Owner: This is the role that has the highest level permissions, and is usually the person who created the shared folder. As the owner, the person can:
Editor: This person was invited by the Owner of the shared folder and is able to:
Viewer: This person was invited by the Owner of the shared folder and has the lowest access level. Viewers can:
Feel free to try it out for yourself, or take a look at the following support articles for more information:
Yuri & The AeroFS Team