August 29, 2021, 8:29am
To reproduce this issue simply
Create a new place
Upload to an existing place
Click the share button at the top right corner
Expected result: Can get a link to share the game
Actual result Cannot share the game
I expect to get a link to share the game…
Instead we get this funky UI which tells me to share the game
The current workaround is to go to the website and just get the link there, but this kills the whole point of the feature.
Issue Area: Studio
Issue Type: Other
Date First Experienced: 2021-02-04 00:02:00 (-08:00)
Date Last Experienced: 2021-08-29 00:08:00 (-07:00)
August 29, 2021, 4:32pm
Is the place public? I usually can’t get the share menu to work unless the published game is public.
August 29, 2021, 7:09pm
Yup the game is public, so this is a bug. It’s at the top of my profile!
I argue it should work even if the place isn’t public (what about internal testing!)
August 29, 2021, 8:11pm
I agree. You should be able to get the link to send to other developers instead of having to go through the whole develop page process. As for the bug itself, if restarting studio doesn’t work I’d have no idea how to fix it.
August 29, 2021, 9:41pm
If so, this is intended behaviour as stated in the share prompt the game must be public. You should instead file a
August 29, 2021, 10:49pm
Thanks, but the game
is public, so this is a bug. Repeating the publish step does not change the share link not showing up.
September 3, 2021, 4:49pm
Thanks for the report! We are looking into this!
March 17, 2023, 11:12pm
Per a recent bug triage, this older issue appears to have since been fixed. Please let us know if this is not the case. Thanks.