User folder permissions
Posted on 2004-08-05
Hopefully there is something I can do here to fix this. Currently I have about 500 students - users - in Active Directory, and each one of them has their own network directoryon the Windows 2000 server. The directory is mapped through their profile to the F: drive. Well, when the accounts were created, it also created their home directory, but the security settings were set to give access to "everyone" and not to just the student "user" who the directory belongs to. I need to find out if there is a way I can globally set the permissions on these student's folders so that only the student the folder is assigned to will have access to it. Along with the system administrator, of course. We have a problem during the school year of students going into other student's folders and deleting papers, coping papers, etc. when the permissions aren't set, and I need to get this fixed.
Thanks in advance for the help!