Restrict access to selected folders or files in the Microsoft Windows operating system using the standard tools of the system without additional software.
the main menu of Microsoft Windows by pressing "Start" to execute the restrictions on access to the selected folder or file and navigate to the item "Toolbar".
Open the menu "Service" the top toolbar of the application window and select the item "Folder Options."
Select the "View" opened the properties dialog box and uncheck the line "Use simple file sharing."
Confirm the command by pressing the OK button and return to the main menu "Start" to proceed to restrict access to the selected folder.
Point to "All Programs" and open the link "standard."
Run the "Explorer Windows», and open the context menu to be restricted access folder, click the right mouse button.
Choose "Properties" and then click "Security" a new dialog box.
Specify subject to limit access to an account, or
click "Add" to browse and select existing users.
Apply a check mark in the column "Disable" on the fields subject to editing and confirm the use of selected changes by clicking OK.
Select "Advanced" to edit the permissions for the selected folder and select the account you want in the dialog box.
Click "Edit" and then apply the desired check boxes in the fields of access restrictions.
Use the checkbox on the "Apply these permissions to objects and containers within this container only" to limit the resolution selected subfolders, but not subfolders and confirm your selection by pressing the OK button or return to the "Security"the selected folder and click the" Advanced "to cancel the operation of inheritance of permissions of the parent folder.
Uncheck the field "Inherit from parent object that apply to child objects permission" in the dialog box and confirm the use of selected changes by clicking OK.
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