BuiltInRole BuiltInRole BuiltInRole BuiltInRole Enum

Definition

Indicates the type of role to check when calling the IsInRole(BuiltInRole) method.

public enum class BuiltInRole
[System.ComponentModel.TypeConverter(typeof(Microsoft.VisualBasic.ApplicationServices.BuiltInRoleConverter))]
public enum BuiltInRole
type BuiltInRole = 
Public Enum BuiltInRole
Inheritance
Attributes

Fields

AccountOperator AccountOperator AccountOperator AccountOperator 548

Account operators manage the user accounts on a computer or domain.

Administrator Administrator Administrator Administrator 544

Administrators have complete and unrestricted access to the computer or domain.

BackupOperator BackupOperator BackupOperator BackupOperator 551

Backup operators can override security restrictions for the sole purpose of backing up or restoring files.

Guest Guest Guest Guest 546

Guests are more restricted than users.

PowerUser PowerUser PowerUser PowerUser 547

Power users possess most administrative permissions with some restrictions. Thus, power users can run legacy applications, in addition to certified applications.

PrintOperator PrintOperator PrintOperator PrintOperator 550

Print operators can take control of a printer.

Replicator Replicator Replicator Replicator 552

Replicators support file replication in a domain.

SystemOperator SystemOperator SystemOperator SystemOperator 549

System operators manage a particular computer.

User User User User 545

Users are prevented from making accidental or intentional system-wide changes. Thus, users can run certified applications, but not most legacy applications.

Remarks

This enumeration provides functionality similar to the WindowsBuiltInRole enumeration.

These roles represent the local Windows groups common to most installations of Windows.

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See also