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Do I have to do anything for file ACLs to work both before and after I reformat a computer?

Let's say that I have a computer running Windows Vista with 2 users: Alice and Bob. Alice is the admin and Bob is a normal user. They each have files in their respective My Documents folders and Bob ...
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Windows Vista Home Premium - Change owner on files owned by SYSTEM

I've copied an entire profile's worth of folders from a Linux Samba share to a newly-formatted Windows Vista Home Premium system. For some reason, the entire hierarchy became owned by SYSTEM. Thus, ...
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repair corupt acl

My friend is running windows vista and it's not working any more. I've run diagnostics and found that three files in the C:\Windows\System32 folder have corrupt ACLs. System repair fails because ...