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Windows 7: Sharing Paritions/Files with Vista Dual-Boot Configurations

30 Jan 2009   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Sharing Paritions/Files with Vista Dual-Boot Configurations

So, I have three partitions: Vista, Win7, and a Storage Partition.

It seems that Windows 7 and Vista are fighting over permissions to folders I'd like to share between then. So, for the Win7 Documents library I added the Documents partition that I use for Vista. Sometimes I get a message that I don't have permission and I can click Continue to fix it automatically, but how can I prevent this? The user accounts for both OS's are the same, but I know they get different SIDs.


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30 Jan 2009   #2
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate

Hello muzicman82, welcome to Se7en Forums!

Have a look at this tutorial; at the link below; to see if it will be of use to you.

Take Ownership Shortcut

Be sure to keep us informed!

Later Ted
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30 Jan 2009   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Well, I know how to take ownership... but does this mean I'll have to do this every time I switch between Win7 and Vista?
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