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AceFlags Enumeration

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

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

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0