2000 Mapping Error
Posted on 2001-07-25
I'm having a problem with the web server using Windows Advanced Server 2000 and I do not know if IIS is causing it.
I am trying to set up the VPN for access. When I connect through the VPN I can browse all internal computers and map there respective drives. I also can map the drives on the web server however with 1 problem. I can map e$ and f$ with no problem but when I map c$ the mapping shows up however when I click on it to expand the folder the VPN client cannot access it.
The strange thing is when I shared the inetpub folder and mapped to that, I was able to open the ftp folder as well as several others. However I could not map the wwwroot folder and admin scripts.
I have the same permissions on share as well as NTFS.
Is this a permissions problem or does IIS take ownership of the drive and will only allow administrator access? I set myself up as a local user on the server with admin rights and it still doesn't work.