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WellKnownSidType Enumeration

Defines a set of commonly used security identifiers (SIDs).

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

[ComVisibleAttribute(false)]
public enum WellKnownSidType

Member nameDescription
NullSidIndicates a null SID.
WorldSidIndicates a SID that matches everyone.
LocalSidIndicates a local SID.
CreatorOwnerSidIndicates a SID that matches the owner or creator of an object.
CreatorGroupSidIndicates a SID that matches the creator group of an object.
CreatorOwnerServerSidIndicates a creator owner server SID.
CreatorGroupServerSidIndicates a creator group server SID.
NTAuthoritySidIndicates a SID for the Windows NT authority.
DialupSidIndicates a SID for a dial-up account.
NetworkSidIndicates a SID for a network account. This SID is added to the process of a token when it logs on across a network.
BatchSidIndicates a SID for a batch process. This SID is added to the process of a token when it logs on as a batch job.
InteractiveSidIndicates a SID for an interactive account. This SID is added to the process of a token when it logs on interactively.
ServiceSidIndicates a SID for a service. This SID is added to the process of a token when it logs on as a service.
AnonymousSidIndicates a SID for the anonymous account.
ProxySidIndicates a proxy SID.
EnterpriseControllersSidIndicates a SID for an enterprise controller.
SelfSidIndicates a SID for self.
AuthenticatedUserSidIndicates a SID for an authenticated user.
RestrictedCodeSidIndicates a SID for restricted code.
TerminalServerSidIndicates a SID that matches a terminal server account.
RemoteLogonIdSidIndicates a SID that matches remote logons.
LogonIdsSidIndicates a SID that matches logon IDs.
LocalSystemSidIndicates a SID that matches the local system.
LocalServiceSidIndicates a SID that matches a local service.
NetworkServiceSidIndicates a SID that matches a network service.
BuiltinDomainSidIndicates a SID that matches the domain account.
BuiltinAdministratorsSidIndicates a SID that matches the administrator account.
BuiltinUsersSidIndicates a SID that matches built-in user accounts.
BuiltinGuestsSidIndicates a SID that matches the guest account.
BuiltinPowerUsersSidIndicates a SID that matches the power users group.
BuiltinAccountOperatorsSidIndicates a SID that matches the account operators account.
BuiltinSystemOperatorsSidIndicates a SID that matches the system operators group.
BuiltinPrintOperatorsSidIndicates a SID that matches the print operators group.
BuiltinBackupOperatorsSidIndicates a SID that matches the backup operators group.
BuiltinReplicatorSidIndicates a SID that matches the replicator account.
BuiltinPreWindows2000CompatibleAccessSidIndicates a SID that matches pre-Windows 2000 compatible accounts.
BuiltinRemoteDesktopUsersSidIndicates a SID that matches remote desktop users.
BuiltinNetworkConfigurationOperatorsSidIndicates a SID that matches the network operators group.
AccountAdministratorSidIndicates a SID that matches the account administrators group.
AccountGuestSidIndicates a SID that matches the account guest group.
AccountKrbtgtSidIndicates a SID that matches the account Kerberos target group.
AccountDomainAdminsSidIndicates a SID that matches the account domain administrator group.
AccountDomainUsersSidIndicates a SID that matches the account domain users group.
AccountDomainGuestsSidIndicates a SID that matches the account domain guests group.
AccountComputersSidIndicates a SID that matches the account computer group.
AccountControllersSidIndicates a SID that matches the account controller group.
AccountCertAdminsSidIndicates a SID that matches the certificate administrators group.
AccountSchemaAdminsSidIndicates a SID that matches the schema administrators group.
AccountEnterpriseAdminsSidIndicates a SID that matches the enterprise administrators group.
AccountPolicyAdminsSidIndicates a SID that matches the policy administrators group.
AccountRasAndIasServersSidIndicates a SID that matches the RAS and IAS server account.
NtlmAuthenticationSidIndicates a SID present when the Microsoft NTLM authentication package authenticated the client.
DigestAuthenticationSidIndicates a SID present when the Microsoft Digest authentication package authenticated the client.
SChannelAuthenticationSidIndicates a SID present when the Secure Channel (SSL/TLS) authentication package authenticated the client.
ThisOrganizationSidIndicates a SID present when the user authenticated from within the forest or across a trust that does not have the selective authentication option enabled. If this SID is present, then OtherOrganizationSid cannot be present.
OtherOrganizationSidIndicates a SID present when the user authenticated across a forest with the selective authentication option enabled. If this SID is present, then ThisOrganizationSid cannot be present.
BuiltinIncomingForestTrustBuildersSidIndicates a SID that allows a user to create incoming forest trusts. It is added to the token of users who are a member of the Incoming Forest Trust Builders built-in group in the root domain of the forest.
BuiltinPerformanceMonitoringUsersSidIndicates a SID that matches the group of users that have remote access to schedule logging of performance counters on this computer.
BuiltinPerformanceLoggingUsersSidIndicates a SID that matches the group of users that have remote access to monitor the computer.
BuiltinAuthorizationAccessSidIndicates a SID that matches the Windows Authorization Access group.
WinBuiltinTerminalServerLicenseServersSidIndicates a SID is present in a server that can issue Terminal Server licenses.
MaxDefinedIndicates the maximum defined SID in the WellKnownSidType enumeration.

.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.

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