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Folder permissions

Posted on 2011-10-11
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Last Modified: 2012-06-27
I'm trying to delete an ex-employee folder out of the windows 2003 server but I cannot delete it because of permissions.
I am the administrator but still cannot get rid of that folder.
Question by:lcipollone
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by:Mike Kline
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Take ownership of the folder and then set the permissions and you should be able to delete it.



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i did take ownership but still won't let me do it.
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by:Mike Kline
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on the ACL does it show that you have full rights to it

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lcipollone earned 0 total points
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it does not show. I did enter my name and now I was able to delete it. THANKS!

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