Icacls Help

Good Afternoon,

I am new to using icacls and i am trying to remove the "Everyone" group from one of our network directories and to replace it with "Domain Users." I would like to keep the other permissions "as is." Is there a way i can do this using icacls or by running a script? I would be doing this on Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 and on Windows Server 2012 R2 x64 servers.

Thank you for your help
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NVITEnd-user supportCommented:
FYI... prior to your step, you may have to first disable inheritance. e.g. This example * disables inheritance and copies the existing ACEs:
icacls C:\local\Tutorial\Shared /inheritance:d

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Now, remove Everyone, including sub-folders.
icacls C:\local\Tutorial\Shared /remove:g "Everyone" /t

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Grant Domain Users read-only:
icacls C:\local\Tutorial\Shared /grant:r "Domain Users":(OI)(CI)R

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transystemsAuthor Commented:
Thank you, once the "Everyone" group is removed from the directory, would i just put in the command to grant access for "Domain Users" to have the same permissions that the "everyone" group had? Thank you
NVITEnd-user supportCommented:
transystemsAuthor Commented:
Thank you!
NVITEnd-user supportCommented:
You're welcome, transystems. Have a great day!
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