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CommonObjectSecurity.GetAccessRules Method

Gets a collection of the access rules associated with the specified security identifier.

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

public AuthorizationRuleCollection GetAccessRules(
	bool includeExplicit,
	bool includeInherited,
	Type targetType


Type: System.Boolean
true to include access rules explicitly set for the object.
Type: System.Boolean
true to include inherited access rules.
Type: System.Type
Specifies whether the security identifier for which to retrieve access rules is of type T:System.Security.Principal.SecurityIdentifier or type T:System.Security.Principal.NTAccount. The value of this parameter must be a type that can be translated to the SecurityIdentifier type.

Return Value

Type: System.Security.AccessControl.AuthorizationRuleCollection
The collection of access rules associated with the specified SecurityIdentifier object.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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