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Windows 7: Unable to save to root of network drive

01 Feb 2010   #11

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

To share a drive or folder from Windows server 08 try this link. I'm not too sure about the spotty issue where it's working for some Win 7 machines and not others.
Share a Folder or Drive

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01 Feb 2010   #12


These PCs are joined to a domain server. Windows 7 entraprise is installed.
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01 Feb 2010   #13


Check to make sure that the permissions on the "P" folder aren't inheriting from parent "drive".
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01 Feb 2010   #14

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

This explains the inherited permissions process between server 08 and Windows 7.
Inherited Permissions
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01 Feb 2010   #15


Steve logged into his Windows 7 PC and was able to save a file to the root of his P:, then he logged into my Widnows 7 PC and was not able to save to the root of his P:. Steve notieced that this PC was still on the Beta version.

I upgraded the PC to the entraprise version and All is OK..... Thanks for the suggestions and help.

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01 Feb 2010   #16

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

Beta version, oh man, only one month left for those to be active. Probably wasn't updating correctly or had a beta bug. Glad you got it sorted out hertelpa, thanks for reporting back in.
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