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Global File Cache: What causes the error You need permission to perform this action while trying to write through the Edge

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Applies to

  • Global File Cache (GFC)
  • Edge
  • Share permission

Answer

  • The error You need permission to perform this action is caused by not having the correct permission set on the share. 
  • Any shares that will be exposed through GFC must allow the “Everyone” group “Full Control” at the share level

Additional Information

Refer to GFC user guide for additional information
Global File Cache User Guide (netapp.com)

 

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