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InheritanceFlags Enumeration

Inheritance flags specify the semantics of inheritance for access control entries (ACEs).

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

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

[FlagsAttribute]
public enum InheritanceFlags

Member nameDescription
ContainerInheritThe ACE is inherited by child container objects.
NoneThe ACE is not inherited by child objects.
ObjectInheritThe ACE is inherited by child leaf objects.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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