Can't edit files through network share... just locally

Discussion in 'Server Setup' started by Tim Miller, Nov 20, 2008.

  1. Tim Miller

    Tim Miller Guest

    I just had to replace a Windows Server 2003 Domain Controller that died hard
    (could not be demoted).
    After some work, it is now synchronizing AD & DNS properly and everything on
    that end seems to be perfect.
    It is a member of a couple DFS replication groups, but they appear to be
    replicating fine.

    However, I can't add or edit any files via a network path, even as
    Administrator. It's as if I don't have the rights, but I can do it locally
    just fine, and I am the Admin.
    If I try and create a file through a shared path, it says 'Access Denied'.
    If I try and make a change to an existing file and then save as over top of
    that file, it says "Cannot Access this file. Check Security Privileges over
    the network".
    I log in through RDC and create files, but then connect to that file via UNC
    \\server\share and can't edit them.

    I'm using file / folder NT permissions, and have the exact same setup on 3
    other servers without this problem.
    I know this is something dumb that's going to irritate me when I find the
    answer, but for now I'm stumped.

    Can anyone help?

    Tim Miller, Nov 20, 2008
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  2. Tim Miller

    Tim Miller Guest

    Disregard... it was just the share permissions.
    Tim Miller, Nov 20, 2008
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