Re: [NTISP] FTP ignorance causing major headaches!

Terry Bomersbach ( (no email) )
Fri, 22 Jan 1999 09:29:39 -0600

Right click on the folder, go to permission and grant that user permission
for Full access on that folder only.

-----Original Message-----
From: Joseph J. Tokar <>
To: <>
Date: Friday, January 22, 1999 9:15 AM
Subject: [NTISP] FTP ignorance causing major headaches!

> I am having a problem with my FTP server and was wondering if anyone had
>encountered this particular problem before.
>I am running IIS4 and have installed a www and an ftp site for a number of
>domains. Under sharing in the ftp site I have removed anonymous access and
>added a user with the sitename (user name) and password. In user manager
>for NT I have created a user (sitename) and password and added them to the
>domain users group. When trying to ftp into the site, the user name and
>password are both accepted, but permission to access is denied.
>Here's the weird part:
>While troubleshooting I added domain admin group to the user profile, it
>worked great. Could ftp fine, upload and download great. On a whim I
>to ftp into another site...that also worked...needless to say, I removed
>domain admin group from the user profile, problem is, I could still access
>both sites that I had accessed while the admin group was in the profile. I
>could no longer access any new domains, but in order to remove the access
>from both domains, I had to delete the user profile and start over.
>My question is: Have I missed something? What exactly are the steps I
>to take in order to ftp into a site with IIS4? Do I need to share the
>directory? I'm sure it's something simple, but I can't seem to figure it
>Thank you for any suggestions you might have.
>Joseph Tokar
>Tech Support
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