Specifies common roles to be used with IsInRole.
[Visual Basic] <Serializable> Public Enum WindowsBuiltInRole [C#] [Serializable] public enum WindowsBuiltInRole [C++] [Serializable] __value public enum WindowsBuiltInRole [JScript] public Serializable enum WindowsBuiltInRole
These roles represent the local Windows groups common to most installations of Windows NT, Windows 2000 and Windows XP.
|AccountOperator||Account operators manage the user accounts on a computer or domain.|
|Administrator||Administrators have complete and unrestricted access to the computer or domain.|
|BackupOperator||Backup operators can override security restrictions for the sole purpose of backing up or restoring files.|
|Guest||Guests are more restricted than users.|
|PowerUser||Power users possess most administrative permissions with some restrictions. Thus, power users can run legacy applications, in addition to certified applications.|
|PrintOperator||Print operators can take control of a printer.|
|Replicator||Replicators support file replication in a domain.|
|SystemOperator||System operators manage a particular computer.|
|User||Users are prevented from making accidental or intentional system-wide changes. Thus, users can run certified applications, but not most legacy applications.|
Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family
Assembly: Mscorlib (in Mscorlib.dll)