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VersionControlServer.GetEffectivePermissions Method

Gets the permissions of a user for a particular Item.

Namespace:  Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client
Assembly:  Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client (in Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client.dll)

public string[] GetEffectivePermissions(
	string userName,
	string item


Type: System.String

Name of user to check.

Type: System.String

The path to the Item to check (server or local path).

Return Value

Type: System.String[]
Array of permission names.

Applies the allow and deny lists, inheritance, and group membership rules to come up with a simple list of permissions the user has.