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Windows 7: Other users can't copy into public folder

18 Sep 2011   #1

Windows 7 64 bit
Other users can't copy into public folder

I checked my network sharing center and network discovery, file sharing is on, and password protected sharing is off.

I checked the public folder, the icon has a lock sign on it, every time I try to change it from read only to write, it doesn't change but stays as read only

How do I change the permissions for my public folder with a lock on it?

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18 Sep 2011   #2

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Windows 7 x64

The easiest way I know for this is to simply navigate to the public folder right click - properties - security
Then you'll have to give the guest or everyone group full permissions.
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18 Sep 2011   #3

Windows 7 64 bit

oup never mind i got it
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