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Posted on 2011-03-18
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I have a user setup so they can only read certain folders and files. Is there a way to allow them to copy those files but not let them do anything else within the folders they can see like delete or run a file?
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If you have the user setup with just Read access, they can copy the files out of that folder but cannot write/modify/delete/run a file.
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Here is a link to tool that I use to see what my effective permissions are on my server.

http://www.solarwinds.com/products/freetools/permissions_analyzer_for_active_directory/
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Hi,
Keep share the level access with read permissions and Keep the Security setting with read and write option would help you out
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dave_it,:

so they can copy it out of the network folder but can they paste it on there comptuer where they have access to it?
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You got it.. I mean you are right
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I tired it and it worked! This is what I thought so I guess something else must be wrong. We have internal programs that must not be working the way I think they are but thanks for the help everyone.
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