LastPass: How do I share a folder?

A simple 4 step guide for solving this common LastPass problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

To convert a non-shared folder into a Shared Folder, do the following:
Go to the LastPass Vault.
Find the Folder and click on the Share icon on the far right. A window will open asking you to confirm that you would like to convert the folder into a Shared Folder.
Click 'Create'.
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Author: BenF • March 15th, 2016

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After thousands of LastPass customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: LastPass: How do I share a folder?; cant log in and this is not last pass WTF; lost password - want to retain 'paid' status with existing account; Lost password tried to make new account but it won't let me; I changed my email address and can't log in; I don't know how to add permissions to folders; I changed my Master Password on January **st and now I can't get into LastPass using this passwor...; I changed my email address and I can't log in... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 4 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 24 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting LastPass. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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