A directory, also commonly called a folder, is a filesystem object used for organizing files and other directories.

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update tar archive in the relative directory

when I want to create a tar archive in a relative path, I can do this: tar cf archiveName.tar -C relative/path someDirectory but when I want to update the archive, this tar uf archiveName.tar -C ...
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Full Permissions on Shared Folders for Local Administrators

I am not sure if this is normal or not, however it seems network shares on our domain are given full access to users that are admins on their local machine if the server\Administrators security ...
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IIS7 two directories, one site

I have one site www.mysite.com where I got an application program and now we're going to put our web site here too. The problem is that the application is untouchable, and want to keep it out from ...
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Reset Security on Win7 Windows folder

Is there a way to reset the security settings on the c:\windows folder of Win7. I have found this approach here, but formatting an copying back seems a little complex. Any ideas?
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Active Directory Merge - Merging User accounts

I need to merge two active directories, OLD and NEW. However, many users already exist in both OLD and NEW with the same userid. I want to preserve the sid of Bill@new, while merging in the sid ...
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How do I restrict the Open/Save dialog in Windows to one folder?

I spend a significant amount of time helping non-techies use their PC's. I realized most of that time is spent trying to explain to them how the Windows folder hierarchy works, where the "open file" ...
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PHP scripts run only in webroot directory,and return 500 error in other dirs

I have uploaded a folder with php scripts and they run only when they are in the webroot directory,Everytime i try to execute php script in some internal dir,i get internal server error,even if it ...
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Emails disappear when moving from Inbox to anywhere else

Whenever a client of mine has a message open, they click on Move To Folder and the list of recent folders comes up. That person selects a folder but the message does not appear in there. What I have ...
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nginx howto correct the path from a back-end server redirect response under a virtual directory

The following was my deployed servers: client ------ nginx proxy(example.com) ------ back-end server(192.168.1.20) The nginx proxy's external URL was configured under a virtual directory ...
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Same index for all (sub-)directories?

I was wondering if it was possible to write some .htaccess page that makes the server use an index.php file in a SINGLE directory as the index file for every directory/sub-directory on my server, ...
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Apache outputs all urls of a second domain as a subfolder of the primary domain name

would anyone be able to possibly give me some guidance.. Basically, i have a 'shared hosting' account with a large internet hosting provider, and my account lets me have multiple seperate domains ...
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How do I set a folder range based on the first letter for a selection list in Backup Exec?

Using BackUp Exec 12.5, I want to create a selection list that includes a range of sub-folders from a folder. So all sub-folders that start with A-F would be included, for example. I'll have ...
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force security permission through the directory tree?

Currently, there is large directory tree with differnt security permissions. We need to add another Security permission for all of the folders, and files without changing all the inherited ...
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raising forest level from 2000 to 2003, any forseen issues?

We are out to migrate from a Windows 2003 domain server including Exchange 2003 to a Windows 2012R2 server with a 2013 Exchange. Our Windows 2003 domain has about twenty client machines one XP Pro, a ...
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Default path when user logs in

How can I put a user in a default directory when the logs in via SSH on Ubuntu? Currently, users are in ~ but I want them in something like /path/to/something. How is this configured? The machine ...
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How to protect a local NTFS folder so only it's owner can access (i.e. not a local / domain admin)

What i'd like to do is to set up such folder permissions so the folder can be accessed only by a user who created it (or one, who knows his password). Is it possible? Is it secure? I tried to set ...
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.htaccess directory nightmare

I'm on a shell, and my web folder is located at /home/w/waterfox/public_html. In there, I have a directory called irclogs, which I'm trying to password-protect. It is chmodded to 755. Here is the ...
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How do you set a directory's default file?

Can I configure one specific directory on my webserver to use an atypical default file such as "default.php" instead of "index.php"? Do I have to create a ".htaccess" file in that dir?
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Can I Set an “A Record” for a Specific Directory

I have a website, www.mysite.com My client has their site, www.clientsite.com We would like to setup where www.clientsite.com/directory shows the pages that are hosted at www.mysite.com/directory ...
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Can I have two (or more) Apache VirtualHosts separated by subdirectories?

I think this is a simple question, but let me explain better. I have the following development environment: Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS; Apache 2.4; PHP 5.5; Everything is working fine, except the ...
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Powershell - I can create folders with a future date label, but the year is not changing

So, I use Powershell to archive user directories, after a user has left. We keep the archive for 6 months before we delete it. The script is supposed to label the archived folder as "DeleteAfter-(6 ...
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See which directory takes space without considering other mountpoints

I often find myself having to clean up some directories because they are too full. Let's take /var as an example, as it is a common one, for obvious reasons. In order to see which sub-directories ...
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Why does my Win Server 2003 R2 have a bunch of empty folders in the root of the D: drive, each with a different random string of numbers and letters?

On this server, I have a D: drive for data. What app could be creating empty folders such as: 9308c1f8cd5c852ef53a425e 75a2dde71d4ff73400cdb384fbbc c8ad258c663ff0632c They're created every few ...
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Folder deleted on network share

We have a strange problem in our company. Sometimes it happens that a folder it's been deleted from our NAS. It's happened 2 times this month, 1 st time samba logs identified client_A, the second one ...
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How to indicate all files in all subdirectories in unix shell?

I'm using Max OS X. I'm trying to copy all header files (.h) to specific directory (./aaa) from all subdirectories in source directory. (./src/) This command worked well. cp ./src/*/*.h ./aaa But I ...
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Windows Server Folder Replication

I have two servers using MS NLB for IIS and this is working great. I have a D:\Websites\ directory on both servers that contain the html, css, aspx, and images etc. I would like to have the ...
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Scp only a specific folder

Some command line syntax I don't know how to set, am a noob sometimes, sorry is that's obvious Let's says I have the following path for all my assets : ...
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Windows Folder Permission

May i check for the below folder rights, is the user able to read files inside of the folder?
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List of Different Directory Sizes

I have a list of folders on my network in a .txt, which are stored in different locations throughout the network. Looking for a tool or script to pull the size of those folders and output them to a ...
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Large file synchronisation

I have a big directory that takes about 600GB with tens of thousands files. I need to synchronize it with my Qnap NAS. I tries BitTorrent Sync, but speed is very slow and it will take about a month ...
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Does LDAP work within just one directory or diferent directories can comunicate each other using LDAP?

I started to learn about directories just a month ago and this question came to my midn. I know that LDAP is an open protocol that defines services within a directory. But I asked myself if there is ...
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Nginx configuration doesn't work with wordpress in subdirectory

I have a nginx installation which I need for hosting web sites in development so that other people can test them out. Right now I've set up a virtual host for a single sub-domain and in that ...
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How to Protect a Folder from Browser access but allow PHP scripts to acess it

So I currently have a folder located at /var/www/pictures, with /var/www being the document root for my web server. I want to have the pictures folder to throw a 403 forbidden error if a user tries to ...
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Software for syncing two folders?

I have a SQL Database that is running 15 minute backups to a folder on the local disk. I also have a maintenance task in SQL Server that's automatically deleting any backups that are over 1 hour old. ...
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Copy files from one server to another with same permissions

Im migrating to new server and i need to move few websites but i need to have same read/write permissions to new serves as they were on old server. I don't need to keep group and owner id's same but ...
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Windows Explorer defaultly showed attributes [closed]

Which folder artibutes does the Windows Explorer hide?
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Command-Line folder structure on Windows

I need to create a folder structure via command line, structure is as follows : username > folder1 > folder2 > folder3 (and there are subdirectories within these folders as well) This is a windows ...
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active directory windows 2008 domain logon

I have a system that is configured to logon to a domain say abc.net. I dont have admin access to this system. The AD server is dead. If i can create an active directory server on the same network as ...
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How do you reallocate hard drive space between directories in Unix FreeBSD?

I was wondering what it takes to reallocate hard drive space between root directories in Unix FreeBSD? For example, take away space from the /usr directory and add to the /dev. This question was ...
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nginx try_files confusion

The setup I'm going for is as follows: I want nginx to look for a file in the /test subdirectory, and if it's not there, serve it from it's normal uri. I figured this would be fairly straightforward ...
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Active Directory Folder Effective Permissions of all users

I know that is easy to get the effective permissions of one group or user over a folder, but I want to know if it is possible to get the effective permissions for all users on my shared folder. There ...
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Folder shared over internet by multiple users

We would like to setup a folder on a server where we would keep our documents. This folder would be mapped to windows like a network drive where users can copy/paste documents. Thing is, this folder ...
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How to make a subdomain record point to a subfolder of my website “godaddy domain manager”?

I have a dedicated server on a webhosting company "not godaddy", and I manage my domains through godaddy. I want to add a new subdomain and want this domain to point to a certain folder in my website. ...
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What directories to/not backup

I'm setting up rsnapshot to backup a production LAMP server. These are the directories that currently are going to be backed up. /home /etc /usr/local /root /var What directories can I exclude ...
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FTP -> VSFTPD -> allow uploading folders

I have a Fedora FTP server that uses VSFTPD. I wanted to know how I could allow the users to upload directories and make directories. Thanks in advance.
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How do you redirect pages from a directory to a subdirectory?

I had recently moved all the content on my website from being in the www.mysite.com/shop directory to being in the root directory. This means that I needed to redirect any request to visit a page with ...
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How to add another application to apache?

I was following the Zabbix installation tutorial for Ubuntu and it requested that I added a file /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/000-default containing Alias /zabbix /home/zabbix/public_html/ ...
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Hard Link for Directories in linux

Hai, How can i create hard link for my directories ? When i use to make link from /var to /home it shows error on "Invalid cross-device link", How can i over come it ?
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Issue with Nginx configuration : location and directory

I have the following simple server block : server { listen 80; server_name _; location / { *****root test/a/;***** index index.htm; ...
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Powershell script to display all groups and their users

I'm currently trying to write a script that displays each group and user in the domain. Import-Module ActiveDirectory $Groups = (Get-AdGroup -filter * | Where {$_.name -like "**"} | select ...