Re: Interesting File permission issue

From: Roger Abell (
Date: 06/16/05

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    You are looking at the NTFS permissions, and you do not have
    the ability to change then (grey). The share level permissions
    are evidently more restrictive than the NTFS, thus limiting the
    effective permissions allow during remote access.

    Roger Abell
    Microsoft MVP (Windows  Security)
    "Dan" <> wrote in message
    > Hello all,
    > When I select  properties/security of directories located in a shared
    > directory, I get the following message: "You only have permission to view
    > current security information on shared on xxxxxxx".  I click okay and the
    > permission of the directory show up as Everyone/Full Control, but they are
    > inaccessable because they are greyed out.  Any ideas?

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