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Windows 7: Change security setting on multiple files to everyone

20 Apr 2012   #1
jphutch60bj

Windows 7 ultimate
 
 
Change security setting on multiple files to everyone

In the public folder I have a Pictures Sub folder with 100's of locked files. How to un lock the files for everyone?
Example of the path C:Users\Public\Public Pictures\Camera\*.jpg
Want to change all files, folder is open to everyone.


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21 Apr 2012   #2
2xg
Microsoft MVP

Win7 & Win8 64bit
 
 

Hi and Welcome to Seven Forums,

Please see this Thread, it might help you resolve your issue.

If you are already sharing the folder to Everyone, please add 'Authenticated Users'.

An update will be nice.
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