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Change File/Folder Permissions Using Webfiles

For Windows packages.

Follow the steps below to change permissions for files/folders on your webspace using Webfiles.

Step 1
Log in to the 1&1 Control Panel using your Customer ID OR domain name and your password.

If you have only one package, you will land on the Administration page. If you have more than one package, select the package in question to reach its Administration page.

Package Overview
Package Overview

Step 2
Click the Webfiles link from the Hosting panel.
Select Webfiles
Select Webfiles

Step 3
Click the Launch button to launch WebFiles.
Click Launch
Click Launch

Step 4
Select a file or folder by clicking it once with your mouse. Select a file
Select a file
Step 5
After selecting the file, click the Edit button and then select Security. Click Edit > Security
Click Edit > Security
Step 6
Select the IUSR_12345678 user from the list by clicking it once with your mouse. Select the IUSR user
Select the IUSR user
Step 7
Check or uncheck the boxes to apply the necessary permissions.

When finished, click the OK button. Select the permissions and click OK
Select the permissions and click OK

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