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Cannot change files after creating a symlink in Windows 8.1

I created a symlink in Windows 8.1 (to point my documents folder to dropbox). Since then I am no longer able to write or delete contents in that folder. I always get an access denied error (but I am ...
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Folder Permissions Not Working

I have been unable to successfully get the folder permissions to work properly in Windows 7. I am the administrator, and I have 4 accounts on my computer. I am trying to deny one of the accounts ...
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Can't access files in SMB share

I'm trying to mount some share from my synology NAS via SMB. I'm using Linux Mint and when I mount it over the GUI ("Computer"->"Network"->"NAS"->"Sharename") everything works fine. But I want it to ...
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adduser with custom conf file: enable all users in group to read, write and execute

I am trying to enable apache to create new users for git groups, repositories and ssh access. I've managed to get apache to add users, but now apache cannot move, read and write in the home dirs of ...
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How to prevent users from deleting one folder, while still giving them modify permissions to other files and folders?

I am trying to prevent users from accidentally deleting a certain folder in a parent folder, while still giving them modify permission on all other files and folders in the parent folder. But they ...
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Basic setup guidance needed

I set a CentOS to run our company website using Apache. Apache runs as user apache. Now, to update our website code using git, I set a user say sumit, and create a shell script that does git pull (I ...
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Restrict access to folder in external HDD before lending it to someone

I have a HDD that I will lend to a friend of mine for a couple of days. There are some folders with personal files that I want to keep them private without temporary deleting them. What's the most ...
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Shared folder not accessible

I and another co-worker have run into a problem where a shared folder is not accessible. Error "Open Folder - \server\share is not accessible. You might not have permission to use this network ...
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How can I see who has access to a user's calendar in office 365?

I'm the SysAdmin for my organization and I'd like to know how to see who all has access to the director's calendar. I know how to look at a user's mailbox delegation, but does that apply to the ...
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Is it safe to chmod 777 everything?

I'm having trouble pulling the whole file directory from a rooted android device with ADB. There are special permissions errors. So I thought a solution would be to chmod everything so the ADB daemon ...
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Printing Permissions for Guest Users

I have a Windows Active Directory Domain Network that has a print server with 3 printers attached to it. I do not want users to print from computers or devices that are not joined to the active ...
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Linux ACL for students test submission, Create, Append, Delete but not Read for others

There should be a TO Folder on a Samba-Share, where everybody is allowed to create files, edit and delete them. But one user should not be allowed to read the files others have created. The main idea ...
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How can I grant mailbox permissions with PowerShell so that each member in a group has Full Access to every other member of the group?

I'm faced with the task of granting Full Access and Send As permissions on a large group of customer service representatives. I want each member (of a distribution group) to have Full Access and Send ...
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Permission denied on ssh access with cygwin

I have a fresh Windows 10 family (x64) install with an Administrator account Jean Perrin. I installed cygwin with openssh and modified C:\cygwin64\Cygwin.bat this way: @echo off C: chdir ...
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Cut/paste file between folders no longer keep the original folder permissions

In NTFS drives, the behavior used to be that, when a file was moved, it would retain the permissions of the original file, if the move was made to a folder on the same volume. I know this by ...
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How can I recover my c drive after downloading SQL Server 2014 Express with Tools?

I downloaded SQL Server 2014 Express with Tools went through the entire process but the install file file kept running as if in a loop. I uninstalled the programs and affiliated drivers and now I keep ...
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Solve “you don't have permission to save to this location”

I was trying to save a Camtasia file, and got this error: Needless to say, I work on my own laptop PC, and there are no administrators I can contact (I simply love Microsoft's 'contact your ...
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automatically add domain group to new windows installation

I ran across the following catch22 in my workstation installation script while trying to automatically add a domain group to the local administrators. The catch I’m experiencing is the following: ...
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Geting wrong permissions error using existing VDI in VirtualBox

I'm using the exact procedure here, but I'm getting the error shown below. I created the Ubuntu 15.10 VDI as a guest in Windows 10 (where it launches fine). I'm trying to use it in a VM in Mac OS. ...
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Is there a way to make a sd card WRITE/READ only - DISABLE ERASING

I'm a noob trying to find a solution to make a sd card write/read only? Like creating files is possible but to erase something you have to format the whole card. In terms of erasing you only can ...
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Permissions difficulty accessing remote '/' with CIFS

I'm having trouble accessing the root directory of another Linux machine. In my fstab I have two entries for the machine in question //ltotto/root /mnt/ltroot cifs ...
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FTP files from Linux server to windows client machine whilst maintaining linux file permissions

My local machine runs windows and my website is on a linux server. I want to back up my website to my local windows machine and maintain linux file and folder permissions. Ordinarily I would compress ...
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Can't delete file

I have the problem of: You'll need administrator permission to delete this file, for an mp4 file downloaded from Youtube. After trying to delete it a number of times it started to give the above ...
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Windows: Allow normal (non-elevated) programs to write to Program Files directory

I am tired of old applications behaving strangely because they cannot write to the "Program Files" directory. I don't want to have to manually set them to run as administrator, and I am not ...
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What could be reasons for unexplicably loosing file permissions?

I have been experiencing at one point massive and now very rare loss of file and directory permissions, i.e. revoking of execution right for both system scripts, like /etc/mysql/debian-start, and ...
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How to change ownership of files when dropped into folders

I need some help configuring default folder permissions on a 100TB vol that has 900+ user dirs on it. Each user has a hard quota limit of 25GB. All user dir perms are set to 755, so every user can ...
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Back end already in use

We are using an Access Database divided in front end and back end (in a shared folder). I distributed copies of the front end to every user. All users have the shared folder and subfolders added to ...
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Cygwin ssh in domain environment

I managed to get a Cygwin ssh server to work with domain accounts with the use of the /etc/passwd file. The problem is now when a user browses outside of the cygdrive e.g. in the root of my c: ...
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Windows 10 Automatically Reset Folder Ownership

I have this problem with windows 10 that automatically resets its folder ownership to administrator which previously I have set as me. The folder is the AppData in user folder. What this problem ...
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Can't run executable from external hard drive, it says I need permissions

I have this seemingly simple problem and I can't figure out how to solve. I have a small exe I created myself and I would like to run it directly from an USB drive or external HD. I can use it if ...
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One folder doesn't have write access - samba share

I have an external HD in NTFS format setup to share from my router. Here is the fstab entry I have for mounting in Ubuntu: //rt-n66u-8fe8/data /mnt/rt-n66u-8fe8/data cifs ...
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OSX Yosemite built-in Apache 403 ONLY on images

I have set up multiple local websites on my macbook (running Yosemite). All others are working fine. I am trying to do some work on a new one now and I've gotten everything running except for the ...
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Default Windows 10 c:\users\<user> security settings?

On my C:\Users\MYNAME, on Properties > Security > Advanced: MYUSER ; Full Control ; Inherited from None Everyone ; Read & Execute ; Inherited from C:\Users Administrators ; Full Control ; ...
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How to delete a directory nobody has rights to, probably due to id mismatch?

I have a NetApp volume with hybrid permissions exported through NFS (for Linux hosts) and CIFS (for Mac and Windows hosts). I have a CIFS share mounted on my Mac. I copied a directory from my Mac ...
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Mount external drive from command line just like in GUI?

When I connect my 3 TB drive to my laptop (running Kubuntu 14.04), I can see it with fdisk -l and can mount it with mount as root, but I end up seeing all the files as root:root with strange ...
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Change Permissions for SSH User

In my Synology NAS, I have created a SSH user whose home directory is /volume1/USERNAME. However, this user can access other directories. Is there a way to limit him to not be able to access anything ...
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OS X keychain issues after relocating home folder

I recently relocated my home folder to a storage drive, since I'm using an SSD for my main drive. Since then, I've had issues with the OS X keychains. First it was saying that the login keychain ...
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How to allow ftp user acess folder outside his root directory?

I am trying to create an ftp user that will have access to several folder on public_html but I don't want him to get access to all folders in public_html. Just to the specific ones. Here is the ...
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What to do about “ERROR: Device is not ready.” for cmd.exe

I'm having issues getting my IDE to run the program in command prompt. I figured that the problem could be the file permissions for the cmd.exe file. I found out where the file was located in file ...
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cat, file says file not found, but nano reads it; why the difference?

I tried to read the content of file with cat, and got: bandit21@melinda:/etc/cron.d$ cat /tmp/t706lds9S0RqQh9aMcz6ShpAoZKF7fgv cat: /tmp/t706lds9S0RqQh9aMcz6ShpAoZKF7fgv: No such file or directory ...
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Allow users to create folders at netowrk share, but not open others folders

I have a ReadyNas Pro4. On it I have created a shares such as "Movies", "Music", "Backup" etc.. The first step For these shares I would like to set some (for me) advanced privileges, which brings me ...
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How to set share permissions based on folder structure

The problem I'm having is that users are moving folders around in a tree-like folder organization on the shared drive. User education has not improved the issue so i want to use permissions to ...
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Linux chcon: can't apply partial (Fedora 22)

I try to change permission over MYAPP dir because it has 777 permissions because SEliux has blocked it So I type this command su -c "chcon -R -h -t httpd_sys_script_rw_t ...
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Bash Permission Denied on all files in my ssh

I just logged into my linux ssh that I had been using all last year for the first time since Holiday break and I am trying to view my files with less file and head file but I am getting Permission ...
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Automatically closing shared file read locks

Is it possible to configure Windows to automatically close a shared-file read lock when a user with full permissions deletes it via the share? I know that there are ways to do this manually but I ...
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“Access denied” message when investigating driver in Process Explorer

I have a virgin installation of Vista Home Premium 32 with a 100% CPU usage problem arising from svchost hosting taskeng.exe doing some unknown thing. I know that this is due to some driver ...
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Change owner on its own directory

I have a script running with the user user1:user1, making operations inside a directory dir. At the end of the script, I would like to use chown to change the owner of the script to user2:user2 But ...
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Can I prevent OneDrive from syncing certain photos onto a certain computer?

I use a Windows phone which automatically uploads photos for backup onto OneDrive which is nice - I can view them on my home laptop. I also use a Windows computer at work which is linked to my ...
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Administrator cannot delete file [duplicate]

So I created a jar file in IntelliJ and tried to move it, but it said I needed administrative permission to do it. So, as administrator, I clicked ok, but it didn't work. I then attempted to delete ...
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Automount using AutoFS and AFP permission issue

I have a FreeNAS server of which I'd like to mount volumes on my Mac. I'm using afp and mounting via Autofs following this tutorial. The folder / mountpoints on which I mount the drives are located ...