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Windows 7: Standard User Account Restrictions


14 Jan 2011   #1
scooch

 
Standard User Account Restrictions

I want to stop my son from accessing 'my docs'. He has a basic account and I am administrator. How do I do this?

Thanks.

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14 Jan 2011   #2

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

You moved your documents outside of your user directory (C:\Users\[username])? Otherwise they would have been protected...unless you altered the permissions of the system.
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14 Jan 2011   #3
scooch

 

Figured it out thanks! I just went to Users - [username] - properties - security - alter permissions of [user]
Man pretty easy I couldn't get it to work at first because initially I just checked the boxes, instead of editing them.

Thanks for fast reply!
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