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Windows 8: Shared Files are "locked" in OSX

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I am using Windows 8 and I have read/write permissions set to Everyone on my shared folders. Here is what I am seeing when I connect to my shared drives:

It seems that I have the ability to write new files and folders into the shared drives themselves, but I can't rename or delete any of the existing files that are already in there. I am seeing the lock icon on the files as is:


Any ideas how to fix so that I can gain full control over all of the files?
Thanks,
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    In Windows, go to the folder(s) in question (or drives, long as your files are not on the system drive).  Right-click the folder (or drive) and go to the security page.  Go to the ownership tab, and select "Administrators" for the owner, and replace the owner on all files and folders.  Close all the dialogs, and then reopen the security page.  Open the permissions editor (you're in Windows 8, so there is only one, not two like in XP - 7) and de-check "Inherit permissions from parent."  If it asks you whether to Copy or to Remove the inherited permissions, click [Remove].  Then, remove everything from the list, so that the permissions list is empty.  Re-add Administrators, grant full control and make sure that the "scope" is set to "All files and folders in this folder".  Do the same for "Everyone" and "Users".  Make sure that "Replace permissions on child objects" is checked, and click [OK].

    I can't guarantee that doing this will make it work in OSX, but that should be as good as we can do with NTFS permissions.  Don't do what I just mentioned to your entire system disk, only do it to your folders, not Windows' folders.  Doing it to the system disk would compromise the security of your system.
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