Windows 10: Inherit permissions when moving files

  1.    12 Dec 2015 #1

    Inherit permissions when moving files

    Can anyone please tell me how I can set Windows 10 up, so moved files will inherit the permissions from the destination folder?

    I enabled the inheritance option on the parent folder and that works when copying files, but not when moving files.

    In previous versions of Windows I could resolve this issue, by adding MoveSecurityAttributes in HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer (as described in the article below), but this does not seem to have any effect in Windows 10.

    Any help really appreciated and thanks in advance :)

    Last edited by Imbizile; 14 Dec 2015 at 13:57.
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  2.    16 Mar 2016 #2

    Same here

    Hi, did you find a solution to this?
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  3.    16 Mar 2016 #3

    Sadly no - im still hoping someone have a solution for this.
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