Documentation forAccess Rights Manager

Change directory ownership

Background / Value

With Access Rights Manager, you simply change the owner of file server directories. If you exclude users from ownership of directories, you can prevent unwanted permission changes.


Related features

Identify directories whose owners are not administrators (report)


Step-by-step process

  1. Select Resources.
  2. Navigate to the desired directory. Alternatively, use the search.
  3. Access Rights Manager will show you the current owner.
  4. Click Change owner.


  1. Determine a new owner.
  2. Specify whether the change will only be applied to the current or all subdirectories.
  3. You must enter a comment.
  4. Start the execution.