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Two user accounts, permission issue on local folder.

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Jason Gallagher3 Level 1 Level 1 (10 points)
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Apr 9, 2012 8:00 AM

I have a folder on the root of my hard drive on my macbook that is shared by two local admin accounts on that same macbook.

 

When logged on as User A On that local folder I set the permision set as:

User A Read/Write

User B Read/Write

Everyone no accsess.

 

When user B logs on the the mac they and get info on that folder they see the same above permisions.

 

However when they create or edit a file, the file is not inheriting that folders permision setting above. Instead it is writing:

 

User B Read/Write

Wheel Read Only

Everyone Read Only

 

When this happes User A has problems with certain files.

 

 

How can I get it so that when user B creates or edits a file in the folder that user A has the correct permsisions?

 

thanks

Mac OS X (10.7.3)

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