You can share most types of files except for .tif files, and the largest file size that you can upload to a space is 2 GB. You can also preview documents without downloading them first if they're no more than 50 pages and less than 100 MB in size, and one of these file types: .doc, .docx, .gif, .jpeg, .pdf, .png, .ppt, .pptx, .xls, and .xlsx

When you add animated GIFs, they'll play automatically in the app if you keep their file size to under 2 MB.

Drag and drop the file into the message area, click Attachment to select a file, or click Screen capture to select a part of your screen to capture. Then, press Enter to send the file.

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In a space, go to the message area and choose a file source:

  • Files —share files from your local storage or from a cloud storage service, such as iCloud Drive or Google Drive.

  • Photos —share a photo or video from your device.
  • Picture —take a new photo or video.

 

You can reduce the file size when sharing images or video in a message, to reduce how much data you need to get it posted.

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Select the files you want to share and then tap Send .


 

You can also drag and drop files to share them on iPads using iOS 11. Just touch and hold the file or image you want to share and drag it to a space.

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In a space, go to the message area and choose a file source:

  • Files —share files from your local storage or from a cloud storage service, such as iCloud Drive or Google Drive.

  • Photos —share a photo or video from your device.
  • Picture —take a new photo or video.

 

You can reduce the file size when sharing images or video in a message, to reduce how much data you need to get it posted.

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Select the files you want to share and then tap Send .

Drag and drop the file into the message area or click Attachment to select a file. Then, press Enter to send the file.