Accepting/Declining a Folder Invitation

Whenever you are invited to a folder by a FAUbox user, you will receive:

1. The following email informing you about the invitation:


By clicking on the link shown in the email, you will be redirected to the FAUbox webinterface and after logging into your account you can either accept or decline the invitation.

2. Accept he invitation via FAUbox webinterface:

You can either accept or decline the invitation by clicking on the arrow-sign or on the name of the folder and choosing accept or decline.

2.1 By clicking on decline the invitation will disappear.

2.2 By clicking on accept, you will join the folder as a new member (you can look up your permission in the Permissions-column):

3. Accept the invitation via FAUbox client:


3.1 By clicking on Ignore the notification will disappear (the invitation will not be declined by this).

3.2 By clicking on Display the following window will open:

  • If you click on Cancel, the notification will disappear without declining the invitation.
  • If you want to accept the invitation, click on Next.

    Click Next once again.

    Finished! Now you are a member of the folder. In order to open the folder to see its content, click on Explore. If you want to close the notification click on Finish.

Please note! You can accept invitations via webinterface and client but you can only decline invitations in the webinterface.