Display a user’s ACL access permissions for a file. Output from PERMS may be misleading in cases where a user has inherited permission through membership of an NT workgroup. [First released in the NT4 Resource Kit]
PERMS [account] [path] options
Key account : username or [domain|computer]username
path : name of a file or folder in any legal format
including UNC names
Wildcards are permitted.
/i : interactively logged on to the computer
where the path resides.
(rather than being connected via the network)
/s : include subfolders
R Read file/folder.
W Write file/folder.
X Execute file.
D Delete file or folder. May be inherited from the parent folder
via &qt;&qt;Delete Subfolder and Files&qt;&qt; permission.
P Change Permission.
O Take Ownership.
A General All
– No Access
* The specified user is the owner of the file or folder.
# A group the user is a member of owns the file or folder.
? Permisssions cannot be determined.