Re: Password Security in File/Folder Sharing



lost soul
07-10-2005, 03:08 AM
I assume you are using windows explorer, click Tools-->folder
options-->View...scroll down until u see "use simple file sharing". uncheck
the tick box and there u have it.



"Vensia" wrote:

> I can see a check mark to share, but I don't see any menu to set
> permissions. I mean there is no menu to setup which user can access and type
> of permission (read/write/delete).
> I think I don't use NTFS.
> Thanks.
>
>
> "Eric the IT Idiot" <ErictheITIdiot@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> message news:4C2BCDA6-1862-4A1A-893F-0031F5D4B09A@microsoft.com...
> > Right Click on the folder you wish to share and set permissions for.
> Select
> > properties. Select Sharing and Security. You will find the Share
> > permissions under this tab. Select Permissions tab for NTFS permissions.
> > Please keep in mind that the Share Permissions and NTFS Permissions
> combine
> > to give you the LEAST of the two settings. As a rule of thumb, I always
> give
> > full control for SHARE and then set NTFS permissions as I desire.
> >
> > "Vensia" wrote:
> >
> > > I don't see any menu "File and Folder Permissions".
> > > Where I can find that menu ?
> > > Thanks.
> > >
> > > "Shenan Stanley" <newshelper@gmail.com> wrote in message
> > > news:u5OKo5ZPFHA.2680@TK2MSFTNGP09.phx.gbl...
> > > > Vensia wrote:
> > > > > I'm using Windows XP. When I share my folder, I don't find password
> > > > > access like in Windows 98. I also can not setup read only
> permission.
> > > > > Why ? Thanks for helping.
> > > >
> > > > Passworded folders were a Windows 9x feature. It doesn't exist
> natively
> > > in
> > > > Windows XP.
> > > > Windows XP uses File and Folder permissions.
> > > >
> > > > What do YOU mean by "read only permission"?
> > > > Read-Only attribute is easy to set.
> > > > Making it readable/executable only by a select group/user is also
> easily
> > > > done using File & Folder Permissions on an NTFS formated system.
> > > >
> > > > --
> > > > <- Shenan ->
> > > > --
> > > > The information is provided "as is", it is suggested you research for
> > > > yourself before you take any advice - you are the one ultimately
> > > > responsible for your actions/problems/solutions. Know what you are
> > > > getting into before you jump in with both feet.
> > > >
> > > >
> > >
> > >
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Re: Password Security in File/Folder Sharing