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Shared Folder on File Server

Posted on 2009-12-29
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Last Modified: 2012-05-08
Our Medical Records Department would like a an Excel folder placed on the server so the staff has acccess to add files to it.  What would the process be to do this easily.
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Glen Knight earned 2000 total points
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In Computer Manager (Right Click my computer select Manage) under Shares and Folders create a new share give the users the permissions required.

You can the access the share via \\servername\sharename or map a drive to it.

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How do you get this folder on the server?
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by:Glen Knight
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You need to manually create a folder using Windows Explorer.
See here:

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Thanks for your help!

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