Multiple FTP

I am running and FTP page off a windows 2003 server. My situation is that i need a way to be able to hold three seperate FTP sites/access I have three different groups FTPing but thier files are equally confidential and i don't want them to see each other. Is there a way to set up multiple sights or set permissions per login as to what can be accessed? My goal is to have all three groups FTP to the server but no be able to see each other.
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iscairnsAsked:
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rickyclourencoConnect With a Mentor Commented:

What you can do to hide the user folders from other users is to create virtual paths from the ftp root instead of physical.

For example, make a folder called c:\ftproot and make it read only to everyone (except admins of course)  then make this location the defauilt ftp server root.

Now make virtual ftp paths (right click ftp server->new->virtual) for example:  user1->c:\clients\user1

Now the user is logged in to their own root, but if the cdup to the ftp root, they do not see all the other folders.

Note that unless you put different permissions on each folder, that they will still be able to access by guessing the path name.  i.e. user1 may log on and then do "cd ../user2" to access the data of user2.
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iscairnsAuthor Commented:
Does the virtual root have to be in the ftp root? also if not how does the it link to the specific virtual roots. Riught now i have it set as best i can to the way you described but when i log in i still get the regular ftproot not the virtual one.
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rickyclourencoCommented:


Check out this link, if you still have problems, let me know...


http://weblogs.asp.net/owscott/archive/2004/02/05/68423.aspx
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iscairnsAuthor Commented:
Sorry i figured it out it was the program i was using you were right. Thanks
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rickyclourencoCommented:
Cool, glad to help you out.  That link is very comprehensive discussion of FTP, so its a good reference too....I get the points?
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