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how to prevent users from accidental shared folders deletion?

We are using 2003 server for file sharing and I've noteice that quite often users manage to acidently delete folder. What is the best way to protect users from accidental folder moves or deletes?
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leop1212Author Commented:
well the point of sharing is to let users create, write, change and delete files.
Just want to protect fodlers and yet to find a combination of shared and local rigths assinments
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WistfulWhimsCommented:
To my knowledge Server 2003 allows three levels of Access,

Read, Change and Full Control.  If none of these fit the bill for you then you have a couple of other options.

Server 2003 allows the creation of  Shadow Copies of your shared folders at predetermined intervals to prevent data loss from accidental file deletion

Info is here  http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserver2003/techinfo/overview/scr.mspx

Or there are a few programs out there that will monitor and replace accidentally deleted files

Like this one:  http://www.giveawayoftheday.com/freeware/file_deletion_tool_download.shtml
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leop1212Author Commented:
Shadaw copy only keeps few snapshots while some times users discover missing directory only month
 later, We have data structure tarabate in size an configuriong rules for deltion monitoring is not going to work.
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WistfulWhimsCommented:
I'm really trying to help... not to frustrate you.

Here is a good explanation of the standard permissions allowable in server 2003 and what they allow.  I believe what you want can be done by setting up special permissions using the advanced permissions window.

http://www.lockergnome.com/nexus/it/2004/12/22/windows-server-2003-special-permissions/

Here is another rundown of what I believe you are looking for.  

http://www.windowsecurity.com/articles/Understanding-Windows-NTFS-Permissions.html

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