troubleshooting Question

File/Folder permissions in Win7

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I am trying to comprehend file/folder permissions in Windows 7. I created a file and a folder(file1 and folder1) and provided both read permissions in explorer.  I placed file1 and folder1 in an Explorer folder with an authenticated, system, administrator, and users with more permissions.  
Problem: I was still able to write to file1.  How do I make file1 truly read only?

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