PropagationFlags Enumeration


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Specifies how Access Control Entries (ACEs) are propagated to child objects. These flags are significant only if inheritance flags are present.

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 PropagationFlags

Member nameDescription

Specifies that the ACE is propagated only to child objects. This includes both container and leaf child objects.


Specifies that no inheritance flags are set.


Specifies that the ACE is not propagated to child objects.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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