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Sharing a notebook with my team mate

Hello,
how can share the following notebook with my team mate instead of all Q users?
I also would like to have the possibility to share the notebook and to write code together. Something like a pair-programming on the same code/notebook.
Thank you
Simone

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2 responses

Hi Simone,

The best way to share a notebook with someone privately is to download the notebook, send it to your teammate, and then have them upload it to Research in their own account. When you are in the Research environment, you should open the notebook and then click Notebook --> Download as --> Notebook (.ipynb). Your teammate can then upload the notebook by going to their list of notebooks and clicking the upload button, which looks like a little cloud with an up arrow, immediately to the left of the blue '+' button.

We don't currently support real-time code collaboration/pair programming in the Research environment, but we do support it in the IDE. After your research, once you get to the point where you are writing an algorithm in the IDE, you and your teammate can work on coding the same algorithm, real-time. You can learn more about the IDE collaboration feature in this section of the documentation.

I hope this helps!

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There currently is not a method to share and interact 'real time' with notebooks. There is a ' Collaborate' feature for algos in the IDE (see https://www.quantopian.com/docs/user-guide/environments/algo-ide#collaboration) but not for notebooks.

One can download a copy of a notebook to a ipynb formatted file which can be shared and then uploaded. This doesn't allow for collaboration but does allow you to distribute copies. That feature is in the notebook menu 'Notebook -> Download As'.

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