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I have a newly installed 2003 DC.  I can't get home folders to work properly.  
The folder in question is e:\Home
Share permissions:      Everyone - Full Control
Folder permissions:      Administrators - Full Control
                           %username% - Full control
Inheritance for subfolders is turned off

I create the users folder by assigning I: to \\servername\home\%username% to the home folder option on the profile in ADUC.

I want everyone to be able to see all of the subfolders of the Home Share folder but only be able to get into their specific subfolder.  Everything that I have tried gives everyone access to all the folders on the Home Share.

How do I stop the sub folder from inheriting the permissions from the root with out having to change every single sub folder?

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You don't.... You will need to go to the subfolders and then make sure to go to the advanced properties and clear the "inherit from parent the permission...."
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So, for everynew user I create I will have to do this?
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I'm afraid so....
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