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Windows 7: Regarding Windows 7 share folder..

10 Jul 2010   #1
ekopaxus

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Regarding Windows 7 share folder..

Hi,

How can I add a password (logon details) to a shared folder over the network.

Thanks in advance.

Regards,


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10 Jul 2010   #2
A Guy

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Perhaps this will help you. You must make sure the user accounts created are not admin accounts, or the other computers will have access to more than the public shared folders by default:

Here

A Guy
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10 Jul 2010   #3
Bituser

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by A Guy View Post
Perhaps this will help you. You must make sure the user accounts created are not admin accounts, or the other computers will have access to more than the public shared folders by default:

Here

A Guy
Thanks, I have been looking for this also.
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11 Jul 2010   #4
ekopaxus

Win7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by A Guy View Post
Perhaps this will help you. You must make sure the user accounts created are not admin accounts, or the other computers will have access to more than the public shared folders by default:

Here

A Guy

Hi,

Thanks for your reply. Much appreciated.

Regards,
My System SpecsSystem Spec
11 Jul 2010   #5
A Guy

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Make sure to reply back please and let us know if you got it. There are more knowledgeable members here who can go deeper if necessary. A Guy
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