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Old 10-14-2005, 02:56 PM   #1
Acidx
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Windows Partitions Permissions


Hello all,
may i ask how can i give a specific folder on a ntfs partition an user permissions?
i.e give the folder mnt/hda5 / mymusic user permission so a regular user can rename mp3 files.
and allso is it safe?
thnx in advance.
 
Old 10-14-2005, 03:05 PM   #2
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It is safe to access your NTFS partition in Read-Only mode.
 
Old 10-14-2005, 03:12 PM   #3
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so

so you are saying i shouldnt give specific folders on ntfs partitions user permission?
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It is safe to access your NTFS partition in Read-Only mode.
 
  


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