Have to manually set folder permissions on Mac Server
Posted on 2013-06-06
I have a small network with two iMacs, and one Air all connected to a Mac Mini server running 10.8 OS. I have network shares that I created when I set up the server with our company data within those shares.
My issue is when one user creates a folder within our share, others cannot access this folder. These created folders are subfolders of our main share so I would think they would inherit the upper level permissions. Unfortunately, when this happens, I have to go to the highest level folder and set permissions and then apply. It then seems to populate all of the lower level folders with the correct permissions. If I have to do this each time a user creates a subfolder, it will be very labor intensive.
I am sure I am missing a checkbox somewhere.
Any help would be appreciated.