Permissions

Each type of object is controlled by an object manager. There is a different object manager for each type of object. The object types, their object managers, and the tools you use to manage these objects are as follows:

Object TypePermission DescriptionsProcedures

Files and folders

File and folder permissions

To set, view, change, or remove permissions for files and folders
or
To set, view, change, or remove special permissions for files and folders

Shares

Shared folder permissions

To add a user or group to a shared resource

Registry keys

Maintain registry security

To add users or groups to the permissions list

Services

Services permissions

Local computer security for file system, registry, and system services

Printer

Printer permissions

To set or remove permissions for a printer

Terminal Services Connections

Permissions on Connections 
or
Controlling connection access

To manage connection access

Group Policy object

To filter the scope of Group Policy according to security group membership 
or
Default permissions

To set permissions for managing Group Policy

WMI object

To authorize WMI users and set permissions

To authorize WMI users and set permissions



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