Give Delegate Permissions to all folders at one time, not one at a time

MS-Outlook 2000 on exchange 5.5
I have added a delegate to a mail box as an owner, but the delegate can only see the main five folders I gave permissions too. There are many other folders in the under mailbox they need to have permissions too. However, when I add them in the permissions and give them full owner rights to the top level folder the permissions do not flow down to the subfolders.

I have made them owner of the Mailbox but this has not helped.

I have found this is only for the folders that were already there. If I create new folders the permissions go down the subfolders just fine.

Is there a way to give permissions on the top level folder and force them to flow downward. Or does this have to be done for each individual folder?

z11TechAsked:
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sirbountyCommented:
Greetings z11Tech,
I'm afraid that the rights do not propogate on existing folders, but should if you grant the rights on the top folder and then create sub folders underneath...

~sirbounty
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stefriCommented:
Unless I am wrong, I am afraid the last sentence of your post is true :-(
New folders will inherit permissions of the parent folder.
I have not found yet the way to propagate through code permissions settings or atoarchive settings but I still have hope....

Stefri
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stefriCommented:
I missed the answer by 1mn....Bad luck
But I am still loocking for a way to do it through code
Stefri
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z11TechAuthor Commented:
I hope you will find the answer as it has eluded me. Thanks for the help to you both. Have a great day.
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