how to access anothers users documents folder

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  1. NCS

    NCS Active Member

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    how do i access another users documents folder? i have an admin account on the machine but it says i dont have access. yet i know as THE computer admin you should be able to set the 'ownership' of the folder to whoever you want, i just cant remember how

    help please :hs:
     
  2. Aimless

    Aimless Resident drunkey

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    Right click the directory | Properties | Security tab

    (Assuming you're using 2000/XP Pro)
     
  3. ShapeShifterz

    ShapeShifterz Longtime Lurker

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    Authenticate as remotemachinename\username. By default XP will try to use localmachinename\username.
     

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