Step 6 - Create FabrikamDocuments Shared Folder

Applies To: Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012

This step explains how to create the FabrikamDocuments shared folder. This is the folder that will store our test documents.

To create the FabrikamDocuments Shared Folder

  1. Log on to as Administrator

  2. Click Start, click Computer, and then double-click Local Disk (C:).

  3. Click File, point to New, and then click Folder.

  4. Type FabrikamDocuments for the new folder, and then press ENTER.

  5. Right-click FabrikamDocuments, click Share with, and then click Specific people.

  6. On the File Sharing window, in the box under Type a name and then click Add, or click the arrow to find someone select Everyone, then and click Add. The Everyone group should now appear in the box below. Under Permission Level, select Read/Write.

  7. Click Share. The window should change and you should now see Your folder is shared.

  8. Click Done.