I have a file server (virtualised under VMWare) running W2k3 R2 - this hosts the Users home folders. We back this server up each night using VCB backup. I needed to restore a user folder and succcessfully restored and mounted the VMDK files allowing me to browse the file system. I am able to browse down to the user's documents folder but I cannot open the folder - get a massage saying I do not have permission - even though I'm logged on as a domain admin (and have tried doing this logged on as a member of the local admins group). Hovering over the folder it shows as empty (0 bytes) but the user is insistent that there are files in there.
If I open up the properites of the folder the Security tab show zero entries and the add (a user or group) button is greyed out. If I click on advanced and try to take control I get an error mesage saying "an error occurred...access is denied"
Other user folders on the same logical drive do not preesnt the same problems as I can browse down to file level.