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User rights to share folder in SBS 2011

Dear Sir,
                i am having MS windows 2011 SBS , and i am sharing a folder with all my users having several sub folders in it , as the sub folders belongs to different dipartments so i dont want that other department user can access or see the folder not concern with him  , i want to assign rights to my users for eg.:-
1) some users can not see the sub folder
2) some users cannot access the restricted sub folder etc

how can i do so
kindly advice
       
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Without using RMS Microsoft Windows Rights Management Services , your not going to be able to hide the folders, but you can keep them out if of the folder if you use OU's for security groups for your Departments.
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You could use Access Based Enumeration which allows users to view only the folders they have permission to access. This however requires you to use DFS.

Access Based Enumeration - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/961658
DFS - http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753479(WS.10).aspx

Once this is in place, setting permissions as per RobWill's comments will have you set up the way you require.
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please give me some time
thanks