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Windows 7: Is there a way to reset sharing and security for all folders?

24 Sep 2010   #1

Windows 7 Professional x64 6.1 Build 7600
Is there a way to reset sharing and security for all folders?

I've been trying to set up network sharing for several different drives and folders on my desktop but now I think i've just made things worse. Everything is out of wack now and some things aren't working right.

Is there a way where I can just resst ALL folder sharing and security permissions? I've been searching around google but haven't found any solid advice.

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24 Sep 2010   #2

Windows 7 x86/x64, Server 2008r2, Web Server 2008

there is a command line based tool call cacls.exe which can be used to reset NTFS permissions
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24 Sep 2010   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64 6.1 Build 7600

Thanks, but how do you use it? I'm not the best with cmd line tools.
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