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Folder Permissions Issue

Posted on 2013-06-05
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Hello,

I have an application that views the exchange pickup folder in transport roles on our server.  I was messing with permissions and accidentally removed the administrator account from having control on the transport roles folder in exchange.  

I was able to get the root folders back under admin control with "takeown /a /f" but I still cant get it to propagate down.  I get access is denied.  Does anyone know how to fix this?

Thanks
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Question by:TreeMaster
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by:Mohammed Rahman
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What happens if you right click the folder - properties - security - edit - add - administrator or administrators - check names - ok.
Does that not add administrators to the list?
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by:TreeMaster
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Nope, I get an access is denied error. Unless I rum that command but it will not propagate.
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Netscaler Common Configuration How To guides

If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.

 

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Thanks, I get that but it wont propagate down to the files and folders under the root.  That is why I get the access denied error.
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TreeMaster--Can you uninstall and reinstall the application?
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Coralon earned 500 total points
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What about a takeown /a /r /f *?
You could also give subinacl a shot.. I usually have good luck with that.

Coralon
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Yep! that worked.  Thank you
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