Re: Moving a Hard Drive from 2K to Vista
Thank you very much. I appreciate you help.
"David ****inson" wrote:
> "Cecil" <Cecil@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> > I have a new machine on the way that is running vista business. I need to
> > physically move 2 windows 2000 small business server EIDE drives into the
> > new
> > machine. I have removed security restrictions on the drives and given
> > full
> > access on the drives to "everyone". I will probably want to "take
> > ownership"
> > of the drives when they get moved but is there anything else that I am
> > missing? Anyone else do this and can show me the pitfalls?
> You probably didn't have to make even the changes that you did make to the
> drives. By default, the Administrators group is given full control of the
> root of a drive. With that, you can access anything, although you might
> have to take ownership of and change permissions for some subfolders.
> (There are lots of caveats but, in general, as long as you don't deny
> Administrators access to a drive, you'll be okay.)
> David ****inson
> eveningstar at die-spammer-die dash mvps dot org
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