Access denied to folders in My Documents
Posted on 2013-11-20
I have a user that originally had local admin rights. I removed her from the admin group and made her a "user". Since removing her from the local admin group, she is unable to access her folders in her My Documents folder. I am puzzled why her not her being a local admin should deny her access to the folders if she is still logging on as herself. When I checked the security properties of the folders, it still shows her having Full Control. I even added her to the power users group, still access denied. I added back to the Admin group, then changed the ownership to her username, then removed her from the admin group, still access denied. This is weird, if I add her back to the local admin group, she can access the folders. Operating system is XP with SP3 on a server 2012 domain.