AceFlags Enumeration

Note: This enumeration is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Specifies the inheritance and auditing behavior of an access control entry (ACE).

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

Namespace: System.Security.AccessControl
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public enum AceFlags : byte
/** @attribute FlagsAttribute() */ 
public enum AceFlags
public enum AceFlags

 Member nameDescription
AuditFlagsAll access attempts are audited. 
ContainerInheritThe access mask is propagated to child container objects. 
FailedAccessFailed access attempts are audited. 
InheritanceFlagsA logical OR of ObjectInherit, ContainerInherit, NoPropagateInherit, and InheritOnly
InheritedAn ACE is inherited from a parent container rather than being explicitly set for an object. 
InheritOnlyThe access mask is propagated only to child objects. This includes both container and leaf child objects. 
NoneNo ACE flags are set. 
NoPropagateInheritThe access checks do not apply to the object; they only apply to its children. 
ObjectInheritThe access mask is propagated onto child leaf objects. 
SuccessfulAccessSuccessful access attempts are audited. 

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

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

Community Additions