Solved

Powershell script to create user share on a file server

Posted on 2014-02-19
6
1,384 Views
Last Modified: 2014-10-25
looking for a powershell script to do the following

1. create a home share for a user

such as \\fileserver\users\jsmith

2. Provide the following permission

full access to domain admin
Read/write/modify for the user
remove everyone group
0
Comment
Question by:ARM2009
[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
6 Comments
 
LVL 9

Accepted Solution

by:
VirastaR earned 250 total points
ID: 39873173
0
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:michaelalphi
ID: 39876079
Use windows explorer to create a folder on the hard disk. In this example, the folder is named Home.
Share the home folder with full control share permissions for the everyone group.
To do so, right-click the folder, click properties, click the sharing tab,
Click share this folder, and click OK.
Check this KB for detail info : http://support.microsoft.com/kb/298403
Start the Active Directory Users and Computers snap-in.
Locate the user account for which you want to set up the home folder. By default, all users are in the Users container.
Right-click the user account for which you want to specify a home folder, click properties click the Profile tab, click Connect, specify a drive letter, type a path in the To box, and then click OK.
0
 

Author Comment

by:ARM2009
ID: 39883181
checking and testing to see if link provided by

 VirastaR
Milind Koyande

helps... will post results shortly.
0

Featured Post

Office 365 Training for Admins - 7 Day Trial

Learn how to provision tenants, synchronize on-premise Active Directory, implement Single Sign-On, customize Office deployment, and protect your organization with eDiscovery and DLP policies.  Only from Platform Scholar.

Question has a verified solution.

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

My attempt to use PowerShell and other great resources found online to simplify the deployment of Office 365 ProPlus client components to any workstation that needs it, regardless of existing Office components that may be needing attention.
Had a business requirement to store the mobile number in an environmental variable. This is just a quick article on how this was done.
Microsoft Active Directory, the widely used IT infrastructure, is known for its high risk of credential theft. The best way to test your Active Directory’s vulnerabilities to pass-the-ticket, pass-the-hash, privilege escalation, and malware attacks …
Are you ready to implement Active Directory best practices without reading 300+ pages? You're in luck. In this webinar hosted by Skyport Systems, you gain insight into Microsoft's latest comprehensive guide, with tips on the best and easiest way…
Suggested Courses

624 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