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ObjectSecurity.PurgeAccessRules Method

Removes all access rules associated with the specified IdentityReference.

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

public virtual void PurgeAccessRules(
	IdentityReference identity


Type: System.Security.Principal.IdentityReference
The IdentityReference for which to remove all access rules.


All access rules are not in canonical order.

.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.