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Having security problem with windows server 2008

Discussion in 'General Security' started by smahin76, Oct 16, 2008.

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  1. smahin76

    smahin76 Thread Starter

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    Hi
    I am having a security issue with windows server 2008. I assign some users security permission(full control) to access a specify folder on the file server. After some time i add a new user to the permission list but he was denied to access the subfolders, so i gave him the permision for subfolders individually. but most of the xls and doc files are denied, there are to many files what should i do here. do i have to give the permission for each file individually or any other solution. i tried the inhertant check box many time different ways but no use.
     
  2. jason.m

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    Try this,

    Create a group containing you and the target user. Then assign that group as the "Owner" of the folder
     
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