1.    02 Jul 2017 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2017
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10 Pro

    What is the hidden shared folder "default" for?


    i try to remove it i cant, i cant change any permissions either for it, also cant find no information regarding it on google!
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  2.    02 Jul 2017 #2
    Join Date : Jun 2017
    Posts : 124
    Windows 10.0.15063 (Version 1703) Pro 64-bit

    Quote Originally Posted by OxtailSnail View Post
    i try to remove it i cant, i cant change any permissions either for it, also cant find no information regarding it on google!
    Are you referring to the folder inside of C:/Users?

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  3.    02 Jul 2017 #3
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 4,247
    Mac OS Sierra

    Default is as it states. It is so that Windows can pull the default information for those folders that you have not made rules for. You cannot change the permissions, because of how Microsoft has sandboxed that folder and other system folders.
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