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How can I password protect a folder below a share in Samba

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I have a share on a Samba server and two folder below this share is another folder that I would like to password protect. Is there an easy way to do this with Samba?
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I ended up just making a new group and putting only the one user in there. Then I assigned the new group as the owner of the folder and taking away the privileges for everyone else.
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