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Setting Up a Computer as a File Server
Using a NetBIOS Network
❑ Click [Permissions] to display the dialog box.
Select or add the users or groups to whom you want to give access to the
shared folder ➞ under [Permissions], select both [Change] and [Read].
● To create a shared folder on an NTFS format disk:
Display the [Security] sheet.
❑ Select or add the users or groups to whom you want to give access to the
shared folder ➞ under [Permissions], select both [Write] and [Read & Execute],
or a higher access authority. For data in the folder, check both [Write] and
[Read], or a higher access authority.
To display the [Security] tab in Windows XP, open Folder Options
simple file sharing]. However, you can share folders and files with [Use simple file
sharing] selected. Select or deselect [Use simple file sharing] to suit your
environment. For more information, see the manual provided with Windows XP.
In the Active Directory environment, the procedures for specifying the security
settings of the shared folder differ from above. For more information, see the
Set a recipient address using the control panel.
There are three methods for specifying the recipient address; selecting the
desired address from the list that appears when you press [Browse], searching
for the address by pressing [Host Search], or entering the address using the
keyboard on the touch panel display.