Cancel the check-out of a document

The draft version of a document can be canceled by any users authorized to edit the draft version.

Learn more here: Create a draft version on a document

To cancel the check-out, first open draft version of a document. Click on the “More actions” button (1), then select the option “Cancel the check-out” (2).

Canceling a check-out

A confirmation pop-up will appear indicating that all changes made by the user will be discarded. Click on “Discard” (3) to cancel the check-out and discard the changes.

The draft version will be deleted and the permissions will be restored on the published version.

Confirming the check-out cancellation

The user whose check-out is cancelled is notify by email.

Email received by the one whose check-out has been cancelled

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