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Service is running as NETWORK SERVICE on Server1.

I need to connect to a share on another servier: Server2\Share.

So I grant Full Control to Server1$ on Server2\Share.

Yet I still get an access denied error when I try to open a file in that share.

Any idea what could be the cause of this?

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You have to grant that access in both the share permissions and the NTFS permissions. If you've only allowed access in one, you'll need to do it in the other.

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