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How to report on who accessed a file or folder windows 2008 R2 File server RRS feed

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  • Dear All,

    please help to find which user has access which files and folder on file server windows 2008 R2

    pls help


    SUNIL PATEL SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR

    Friday, October 9, 2015 1:26 PM

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  • You'll need to setup some auditing.

    https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc771070.aspx

     

     

     


    Regards, Dave Patrick ....
    Microsoft Certified Professional
    Microsoft MVP [Windows]

    Disclaimer: This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties or guarantees , and confers no rights.

    Friday, October 9, 2015 1:52 PM
  • Dear Sir,

    already configure but not able to find log by users.

    i have 600 users and on common drive which have s many folders and files. i wan to find the files and folder created or modified by user x

    Sunil


    SUNIL PATEL SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR

    Friday, October 9, 2015 3:35 PM
  • There's a script and other information here that may help you find what you're looking for.

    http://blogs.technet.com/b/mspfe/archive/2013/08/27/auditing-file-access-on-file-servers.aspx

     

     

     


    Regards, Dave Patrick ....
    Microsoft Certified Professional
    Microsoft MVP [Windows]

    Disclaimer: This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties or guarantees , and confers no rights.

    • Proposed as answer by Mary Dong Thursday, October 22, 2015 9:36 AM
    • Marked as answer by Mary Dong Monday, October 26, 2015 1:49 AM
    Friday, October 9, 2015 3:47 PM
  • Seems like, this well explained PDF guide is exactly for what you are looking about : https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/How-to-enable-File-and-af674be4

    It covers and provides step-wise instructions to enable file and folder access auditing on Windows server 2008 & 2008R2 and view the event logs for complete change auditing and reporting of File Server environment into real time.


    Carlo

    • Proposed as answer by Mary Dong Thursday, October 22, 2015 9:36 AM
    • Marked as answer by Mary Dong Monday, October 26, 2015 1:49 AM
    Monday, October 12, 2015 10:17 AM