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Securing your files in a non public path

By default the upload folder exists in 


If you are working in a secure environment and do not want your files to appear in a public folder which might be traversable by web bots then you will want to change the folder to a non public folder. 

First create a folder in a non public area

Then set the full path on the serve to that location under 

SP Client Document Manager->Settings->Advanced settings

If you have existing files, make sure you copy them to the new location otherwise you will get 404 errors on the previously uploaded files.

Choose files or drag and drop files
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  1. Anthony Brown

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