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    Lightbulb Create a 'Roach Motel' folder in Win Server 2003?

    This may seem like a crazy idea, but...

    I'd like to create a folder that gives only the administrator full control. No problem, right?

    Here's the fun part: I want all my authenticated domain users to be able to drop files into this folder, but never be able to delete any files from it and never be able to write to the file again while it is in this folder. Sort of like a Roach Motel for files; they go in but never come out.

    This isn't possible, is it? If the folder allows a file to be created or copied to it, then it must also allow the same user to change or delete the file, correct?

    Thanks for your insight.

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    You can disallow deletion of items. If you give permission to create items I think that also is the permission to write.

    Joe

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    Wow.

    That was embarrassingly easy.

    Thanks!

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