Share documents from apps on iPad
On iPad, you can share a document from any app that supports sharing, although the sharing methods can vary by app.
Share a document from an app
In many apps, you can share a document as described below. (The Files app is an exception.)
Open the document, then tap Share or .
If you don’t see Share or , tap or another button in the app for accessing sharing options.
Choose an option for sharing—Message, Mail, and so on.
Options vary by app and may include choices from apps you’ve downloaded. For example, if you download Pinterest, it becomes another option for sharing. See Install and manage app extensions on iPad.
Share documents from the Files app
You can share a copy of any document in Files with other people.
Tap the Files app on the Home screen, then tap Browse at the bottom of the screen.
To locate the document you want to share, do one of the following:
Browse for the document: Tap items below Locations, Favorites, or Tags and open folders to locate the document. (If you don’t see Locations, tap Browse again.)
Search for the document: Type part or all of the document name in the search field near the top of the screen.
Touch and hold the document, then tap Share.
Choose an option for sending the document (for example, Message, Mail, and so on).
See also Share files from iCloud Drive on iPad.
Organize your sharing options
You can rearrange your sharing options to make it easier to access the ones you use most often.
While sharing a document, tap .
Touch and drag to move items to new positions.