Sharing a folder means that you share the folder and all of its contents. To share folders in iCloud Drive, perform these steps.
Launch the Files app.
Navigate to an iCloud Drive folder that you’d like to share.
Press and hold the folder until the menu appears.
Select Add People.
Select a share method from the options: Messages, Mail, Copy Link, and so on (Figure A).
How to change access rights of shared folders in iCloud Drive
To change the access rights for a folder and its contents, follow these steps.
Open the Files app.
Navigate to the shared iCloud Drive folder.
Press and hold the folder.
Select Show People (Figure B).
Tap a person in the Show People list. There will be two options: Can Make Changes and View Only. To completely remove the user’s access, tap Stop Sharing. You can also change the options for access to that folder by selecting Only People You Invite or Anyone With The Link.
Tap on a person in the Show People list to get an option to change their permissions between the two options of “Can make changes” and “View only.” You can also remove the users access.
You can also tap the “Stop Sharing” option to remove sharing completely. You can also change the options for access from “Only people you invite,” to “Anyone with the link” for broader access as needed.
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