Meaning of access rights



JJMM991
07-09-2005, 11:52 PM
RWXD are the access rights.. What is the D?

R=Read
W=Write
X=Execute
D=delete???
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Galen
07-09-2005, 11:52 PM
"JJMM991" <JJMM991@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> RWXD are the access rights.. What is the D?
>
> R=Read
> W=Write
> X=Execute
> D=delete???
> --
>

In short, yes. However here's a bit more information that you probably
wanted but it's worth looking. The information is for XP and 2k and one is
specifically for Word but they do a great job at explaining permissions.

WD2000: Windows 2000 Permissions That Are Required to Run Word:
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=277867

How to set, view, change, or remove special permissions for files ...:
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;Q308419

Galen
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Meaning of access rights