Creating Force Copies and Previews with Digital Products

Many people ask me how do I share my google google digital products (docs, slides, sheets, etc) with people.  What if I only want to show a preview?  What if I want to force a copy? The last thing you want is to share your original editable version and thankfully this is a very simple process you can use to send a link to preview your document or to force a copy! Follow these simple steps and the video below.

  1. Enable sharing for the document
  2. Edit the URL bar and remove the word “edit” and everything afterward with “copy” or “preview”
  3. Copy and past the link and use where you need