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Permissions while Copying and Moving Files and Folders
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By Super Admin
Published on 11/23/2006
 
How permissions are handled when you copy and move files and folders

Permissions while Copying and Moving Files and Folders
In Microsoft Windows 2000, in Microsoft Windows Server 2003, and in Microsoft Windows XP, you have the option of using either the FAT32 file system or the NTFS file system. When you use NTFS, you can grant permissions to your folders and files.

Details: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/310316/en-us?spid=1173&sid=73