Solved

Network file open as read only.

Posted on 2012-03-18
11
406 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
It's funny to ask but I am having trouble to set write access to file server 2008. User have a read access but not the write access. Not sure what causing wrong.

1. Shared this folder
2. Set the user as a "contributor" in file sharing
3. Set in Security as Modify, read and write access
4. Checked Effective Permission & it seems ok but users still don't have access to write. I can't think of at the moment is there anything else causing wrong? How to diagnose this issue?  

Thanks to All in advance.
Write-Access.jpg
0
Comment
Question by:Silense
11 Comments
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:xeroxzerox
ID: 37736543
Add the user in administrator group

go to manage > local user and groups>go to groups>Administrators

open and add user >save
Then try again.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Silense
ID: 37736551
I don't want to add those users to administrator group. I only want them to give access to specific forlder for read, write and delete files. Thanks.
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:xeroxzerox
ID: 37736555
0
What is SQL Server and how does it work?

The purpose of this paper is to provide you background on SQL Server. It’s your self-study guide for learning fundamentals. It includes both the history of SQL and its technical basics. Concepts and definitions will form the solid foundation of your future DBA expertise.

 
LVL 10

Expert Comment

by:MadShiva
ID: 37736561
Dear,

Have you tried to reset the permission?

Replace permission entries on all child

Regards
0
 

Author Comment

by:Silense
ID: 37736570
Yaaa. I did. But not sure what happen to this VM. It's not allowing sahre.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Silense
ID: 37736572
Even I create a temp.txt file to test. But can't update or write. Even I set all permission & security as I mention before. Thanks.
0
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:sumeshbnr
ID: 37736708
seems you lack of 'modify' permission
0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:PaulNSW
ID: 37736925
have you set the Share permissions accordingly as well as the NTFS permissions?
0
 

Author Comment

by:Silense
ID: 37738399
I been in IT industry for 5/6 years and I am pretty sure my share & permission settings is ok. Just wondering is there anything in my VM (win 2008 Server) which causing issue? Please help me if you have same experience in VM. It's nothing to do with my share & permission settings on folder. I think it's something to do with VM which stopping to access write share. Thanks.
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
Silense earned 0 total points
ID: 37738563
It's really strange I setup full read & write access to user. But when user try to update files it's getting error message: "Cannot create the *.txt file. Make sure the file & path are correct. Another waring show that " you do not have permission to save in this directory.  Thanks.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Silense
ID: 37765000
Issue not been solved.
0

Featured Post

Best Practices: Disaster Recovery Testing

Besides backup, any IT division should have a disaster recovery plan. You will find a few tips below relating to the development of such a plan and to what issues one should pay special attention in the course of backup planning.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Can't access DFS shares on the DFS server 4 385
How to delete duplicate systems in SCCM 2012 3 70
SCCM Endpoint server protection 6 53
Client Push Installation - SCCM 2 89
I have put this article together as i needed to get all the information that might be available already into one general document that could be referenced once without searching the Internet for the different pieces. I have had a few issues where…
Experts-Exchange users below are the steps you can follow to upgrade your Lync server to latest CU's or cumulative updates. Note: Perform it during non-production hours.   Step 1: Backup your lync and SQL server database. Follow below article: h…
A short tutorial showing how to set up an email signature in Outlook on the Web (previously known as OWA). For free email signatures designs, visit https://www.mail-signatures.com/articles/signature-templates/?sts=6651 If you want to manage em…

829 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question