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Working with Windows® Small Business Server 2011 Essentials by Andrew Edney, Sharon Crawford, Charlie Russel

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Chapter 8. Managing Shared Folders

On a business network, sharing files is the key to getting work done. However, not everything needs to be shared with everyone, which is why the use of shares is always linked with the use of permissions.

In this chapter, we look at using the Dashboard to create shared server folders on the Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials server and to set up access to existing shared folders. We also show you how to move folders from one drive to another.

To store digital data on your server and share it with others, you use a shared server folder. You are probably familiar with the concept of shared folders from other versions of Windows. A folder is created and permissions are assigned to it, indicating the users ...

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