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Fran3
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Thu Mar 08, 2018 9:52 am

I have iis 7 installed on a Win 7 Pro machine and it works if I put sites in c:\inetpub\wwwroot\

The computer name is computer01
The user name is user01

Now I'm trying to create a new iis site in another folder like C:\Users\user01\Desktop\gDrive\dev_web

If anybody can help I would really apriceate it as this is driving me nuts:-)

This is local folder is sync'd to a Google Drive account so the code can be worked on at work and at home.

Home is working fine but I can not... after hours and hours of trying... get it to work at work.

I'm guessing it is a permissions issue with the folder.

Details
- right click folder dev_web
- click Share Tab
folder shows "shared"
- click Advanced Sharing
Share this folder Not Checked - everything else grayed out
- click on Security Tab
- click on Advanced
Permission entries:
Type: Allow
Name: user01(computer01\user01)
Permissions: full control
Inherited From: c:\users\user01
Apply To: this folder, sub-folders, and files

Ditto for Names: SYSTEM and Administrators(computer01\Administrators)
BUT Name users(computer01\users) has Permission = modify, Inherited from = <not inherited> , apply to = same as others

Any idea on how to make this darn thing work?

Thanks for any help ! ! !

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phpRob
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Thu Mar 08, 2018 5:07 pm

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