programmatically change permissions on folder in windows?
Date: Thu, 5 Aug 2004 15:15:38 -0400
programmatically change permissions on folder in windows
Windows 2000 File server SP4:
Here is what we are doing:
If I go to folder> security> add <security group>
Then folder> security> Advanced> Permissions> Replace permission entries on
objects we get this dialog box
This will remove explicitly defined permissions on all child objects and
of inheritable permissions to those child objects. Only inheritable
from "FOLDER" will take effect.
Do you wish to continue?
Here is our Question:
Is there any way to programmatically add a group to a folder structure and
objects without removing the values and permissions that already exist on
structure and child objects? We do not want to remove the permissions that
defined, we simply want to add a group to the existing permissions.
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