Changing File Ownership in Entitlement Manager


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You can change the owner of a specific set of files or folders to another user. Once the data owners are identified, administrators can make decisions about permissions using the Entitlement Management interface.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Activate.

    The Activate page appears.

  2. Under File Storage Optimization, click Entitlement manager.

    The Entitlement manager page appears.

  3. Upper-left corner of the page, from the server list, select the server that contains the files or folders that you want to change the file ownership for.

    The files and folders that are on the server appear.

  4. To filter the files and folders, under Filters, click Add, select filter options, and then click Apply.

  5. In the left area of the page, browse to select the file or folder that you want to change the ownership for.

  6. In the pane in the right area of the page, in the Owner box, click the Change button.

    The Change file ownership dialog box appears.

  7. In the search box, type the name of the owner, and select the owner from the list.

  8. Click Change.