Solved

ftp user isolation

Posted on 2013-10-24
7
280 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-04
I am currently running a Windows 2008 r2 Standard and configured a user isolation ftp site using ii7.
The user isolation is working great but I need a more user friendly way to drag and drop files from my website.
I was wondering how to configure an administrator who could access all the isolation folders when I sign on to my ftp site.
Thanks in advance.
0
Comment
Question by:kcassone
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 5
7 Comments
 
LVL 16

Expert Comment

by:joinaunion
ID: 39598418
Have you set up the admin as a user for ftp?
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555018/en-us
0
 

Author Comment

by:kcassone
ID: 39598440
I'm sorry maybe I did not explain correctly. I need to type in a specific user name and password(administrator) that will show all folders and files for every isolated user.
0
 
LVL 16

Expert Comment

by:AlexPace
ID: 39600964
Do you mean a configuration where the administrator's home folder is the parent folder to each user's home folder so the directory structure looks like this:
admin_root_folder
   |-> userA_root_folder
   |      |-> some_file
   |-> userB_root_folder
   |      |-> other_file
   |-> userC_root_folder
           |-> file1_belonging_to_userC
           |-> file2_belonging_to_userC

Open in new window

0
Why You Need a DevOps Toolchain

IT needs to deliver services with more agility and velocity. IT must roll out application features and innovations faster to keep up with customer demands, which is where a DevOps toolchain steps in. View the infographic to see why you need a DevOps toolchain.

 

Author Comment

by:kcassone
ID: 39601600
Yes well put!
Then the admin can add and delete files as needed.
0
 

Author Comment

by:kcassone
ID: 39605637
Anyone have any  more comments? Would like to resolve today.
Thanks in advance
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
kcassone earned 0 total points
ID: 39612705
I found the solution here -http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vanZfu8dv8
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:kcassone
ID: 39621092
Received no response to my last question so kept researching on my own and found solution.
0

Featured Post

Is Your DevOps Pipeline Leaking?

Is your CI/CD pipeline a hodge-podge of randomly connected tools? You’ve likely got a tool to fix one problem & then a different tool to fix another, resulting in a cluster of tools with overlapping functionality. Learn how to optimize your pipeline with Gartner's recommendations

Question has a verified solution.

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

A procedure for exporting installed hotfix details of remote computers using powershell
A safe way to clean winsxs folder from your windows server 2008 R2 editions
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to configure their installation of BackupExec 2012 to use network shared disk space. Verify that the path to the shared storage is valid and that data can be written to that location:…
To efficiently enable the rotation of USB drives for backups, storage pools need to be created. This way no matter which USB drive is installed, the backups will successfully write without any administrative intervention. Multiple USB devices need t…

705 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