The easiest way to turn off link sharing is through the Samsung Messages app.
- Open a message.
- Tap the image icon.
- Tap the link share icon on the bottom right. The icon should say off now. If not, tap it again. To turn on link sharing, follow these exact instructions but leave it when the icon says “on.”
Tap the menu button at the top right, and then Options. Select Link sharing. Choose which sharing options to disable, if any, by selecting them.
Link Sharing is a file sharing app that is able to conveniently upload large files, high resolution pictures, videos & documents saved on your Samsung Galaxy device or Samsung PC to Samsung Cloud for a period of time, create links to those files and then easily send links to others.
Because they haven’t configured MMS properly, and has data turned off. There’s a setting in the messaging app you can turn on to automatically retrieve MMS.
OFF. This is the default setting for Google Apps. With link sharing defaulted to “off,” a new file will remain private to the owner until the owner specifically chooses to the share the file, or moves the file into a shared Google Drive folder.
By generating a URL that isn’t hyperlinked, isn’t crawlable by search engines, and isn’t guessable by humans or computers (more on this later), you can be somewhat confident that only the people that have the shared link can access your data. It’s a form of security through obscurity.
Link Sharing is a file sharing app that is able to conveniently share large size of video clips or massive quantity of original size photos to an individual or a group of people.
When you deliver your files through Private Share, your files are securely encrypted, and you, the owner of the data, can set permission and expiration date for the data and grant read-only access.
How do I turn off direct sharing on Android?
How to disable the “direct share” area on Samsung Galaxy smartphones
- Open the “Settings” app.
- Type “direct share” in the search field (you’ll see it pop up soon, it may take a moment)
- Tap on the “direct share” option as in the first image.
- There will be a toggle to disable it – tap on it to do so.
What does the Samsung Link app do?
If your Android device is from another manufacturer, you can’t use the app. Samsung Link is a cloud storage app that offers up to 100 gigabytes of storage and lets you play video/audio and view pictures on different devices.
How can I text a photo from Google Photos instead of a link?
- Open Messages app, select recipient, Hit “+”, select photo on phone, touch “MMS” to send.
- Open Google Photos app, select photo to send, touch “sharing” symbol, select recipient, touch “SEND”.
That is MMS+ When the file you attach is too big and MMS+ is turned on, files will be automatically saved in the cloud and shown as link and will expired in 7 days. If you want to turn it off make sure not check’ Full’option when sending pics from gallery and not choose “original video” when sending video.
Send as link: the recipients receive a link that leads them to the myCloud website. There they can view and download the content.