Difference between revisions of "Setting File Permissions in Windows"

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#First step
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#Right-click the file or directory you would like to change permissions for and click on 'Properties.'
#Second step
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#After the properties menu comes up, select the tab labeled 'Security'
#Third step
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#Click on the button at the bottom of the menu labeled 'Advanced'
#Fourth step
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#Select the 'Change Permissions' button at the bottom of the menu
#Fifth step
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#Select the user or group you would like to change permissions for, or use the 'Add' button to grant permission to another user or group
#Sixth step
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#Apply or deny permissions for each user which needs to be updated
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#Apply all changes by clicking the 'OK' or 'Apply' button at the bottom of each menu as necessary

Revision as of 14:33, 24 March 2014

Overview

How to set file permissions in Windows 7.

Setting Permissions in Windows 7

Introduction

  1. Right-click the file or directory you would like to change permissions for and click on 'Properties.'
  2. After the properties menu comes up, select the tab labeled 'Security'
  3. Click on the button at the bottom of the menu labeled 'Advanced'
  4. Select the 'Change Permissions' button at the bottom of the menu
  5. Select the user or group you would like to change permissions for, or use the 'Add' button to grant permission to another user or group
  6. Apply or deny permissions for each user which needs to be updated
  7. Apply all changes by clicking the 'OK' or 'Apply' button at the bottom of each menu as necessary