how to i give admin role of a document library to someone else? Currently i am the giving access to folders in the document library for external and internal users. That means i am getting the mail from the users who requested the access to a folder or the document library itself.

I want this task to be given to someone else. i know they can provide the folder access. But how do i redirect the request mail to him.

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Please follow the below steps :

  1. GoTo settings --> Site Settings

  2. Under Users and Permissions, click Site Permissions.

  3. On the Permissions tab, click Access Request Settings(refer following image).

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  1. Type the email address of the person you want to make responsible for approving access request (refer following image)

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  1. Done

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