File.GetAccessControl Method (String, AccessControlSections)
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
public static FileSecurity GetAccessControl ( string path, AccessControlSections includeSections )
public static FileSecurity GetAccessControl ( String path, AccessControlSections includeSections )
public static function GetAccessControl ( path : String, includeSections : AccessControlSections ) : FileSecurity
The path to a file containing a FileSecurity object that describes the file's access control list (ACL) information.
One of the AccessControlSections values that specifies the type of access control list (ACL) information to receive.
Return ValueA FileSecurity object that encapsulates the access control rules for the file described by the path parameter.
An I/O error occurred while opening the file.
The path parameter is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).
The file could not be found.
The path parameter specified a file that is read-only.
This operation is not supported on the current platform.
The path parameter specified a directory.
The caller does not have the required permission.
Use the GetAccessControl method to retrieve the access control list (ACL) entries for a file.
An ACL describes individuals and/or groups who have, or do not have, rights to specific actions on the given file. For more information, see ACL Technology Overview and How to: Add or Remove Access Control List Entries.
Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition
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