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By maya_girish ·
Hi,
In windows 2003 server I would like to set the security permission of a folder for some users only to write. Not to read or change. Is this possible?

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by sunish2k In reply to Folder security

hi,
Yes you can set the security permission so that some users will have certain permissions and some wont have. But here is a check point. As u have mentioned u need to give only write but not to read or change. So if u deny read. Users can not open the folder in the first place so obviously can write anything. So u can give the permissions logically. If u have more users u can create a group and make users u want to restrict as memebers of that group and add it to security and give permissions. And in you case i like to tell you that file encryption will fetch u desired result as u can create and modify documents but others can not read or modify but they will be able to create new documents and write in it.

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by TonytheTiger In reply to Folder security

You're going to at least have to give users access to "list folder contents" or they won't be able to open the folder.

I would then give them write access, and give CREATOR modify access in the folder(so each user can edit the files that THEY create).

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by SonicClang In reply to Folder security

I'm confused... how could they write anything if they can't even read it?

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Folder level access

by prasadu.sivapuram In reply to

Yes i have also same doubt on that.Please rectify i am also facing the same problem can u share with me also the solution.I am waiting for replay.

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