ActiveDirectoryAccessRule Class

The ActiveDirectoryAccessRule class is used to represent an access control entry (ACE) in the discretionary access control list (DACL) of an Active Directory object.

Namespace: System.DirectoryServices
Assembly: System.DirectoryServices (in system.directoryservices.dll)

public class ActiveDirectoryAccessRule : ObjectAccessRule
public class ActiveDirectoryAccessRule extends ObjectAccessRule
public class ActiveDirectoryAccessRule extends ObjectAccessRule
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The ActiveDirectoryAccessRule class contains properties of the access rule such as the trustee, access control type, access mask, and inheritance flags. This type of access rule is set on an ActiveDirectorySecurity object.

After the ActiveDirectorySecurity object is committed to the directory store, it will modify the security descriptor of the object according to the rules set on the ActiveDirectoryAccessRule object.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

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