11. Configuring and Securing Access to Files and Folders

This chapter covers the following subjects:

Configuring Shared Folder Permissions: Windows 8.1 provides two ways of sharing resources such as folders and printers on your computer so that users on other computers can access them. This section shows you how to configure your computer to share the public folder and how to set up a standard set of permissions and enable the sharing of individual folders and printers.

Configuring NTFS Permissions: Windows 8.1 enables you to secure files and folders on your computer so that you can determine who can access them and what level of access they are granted or denied. This section shows you how to configure these permissions and how they interact ...

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