Restricted users are prevented from sharing folders in Windows 2000 and Windows XP. In fact, they don't even see the sharing tab in folders' properties dialog boxes. To share folders, your account must be a member of the Power Users or Administrators group.
Dig Deeper on Legacy operating systems
Related Q&A from Jerry Honeycutt
Have a question for an expert?
Please add a title for your question
Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.