How to change file and folder permissions in File Manager

Plesk 12 File Manager series

12. How to change file and folder permissions in File Manager

This demo assumes you've already logged in to Plesk's File Manager.

Now let's learn how to change file and folder permissions.

Locate the file or folder you want to change the permissions for.

Click the drop down icon...

... then click "Change Permissions".

You can choose to allow inheritable permissions from the parent to propagate to this object and all child objects... and/or replace permission entries on all child objects with the entries displayed here.

Select the group or username you want to change permissions for.

Then make whatever changes you want on the right, and click "OK" when finished.

That's it! The permissions have been changed for that folder.

Click the "Advanced" button.

Here you can get more specific with the permission settings.

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to change file and folder permissions in File Manager.

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