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How to turn off inheriting permissions

Jakestar1
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I am trying to delete someone out of a folder, but this person has inherited permissions
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I do not suggest to break inheriting chain.
Instead, you may add this user once again in permissions for this folder, and select DENY acces for this folder only.

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Also, you may go ADVANCED permissions, and add DENY permissions for THIS FOLDER AND FILES only.

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Thank you very much. I thank that deny would be the right solution.

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