Ownership Permissions - Interesting Issue

Discussion in 'Windows Server' started by rockridder, Dec 10, 2008.

  1. rockridder

    rockridder Guest

    We currently have a deep folder hierarchy where we have given a group read
    and take ownership access to all files and folders. Then we have given the
    CREATOR/OWNER group FULL access to Subfolders and Files. Each user has
    Ownership of their own files so they obviously have rights to edit these
    files while everyone else can simply read them. The end result is that if
    someone wants to edit a file they can take ownership and assume permissions
    automatically. However the permissions do not automatically update when to
    the new owner when the ownership is changed. Is there a way to enable this?
    We can see that the owner does assume the correct permissions when the
    permissions are reapplied on a highler level folder.
    rockridder, Dec 10, 2008
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