Revoke-​File​Share​Access

Revokes access to a file share.

Syntax

Revoke-FileShareAccess
      -AccountName <String[]>
      [-AsJob]
      [-CimSession <CimSession[]>]
      [-Confirm]
      [-FileServer <CimInstance>]
      -Name <String[]>
      [-PassThru]
      [-ThrottleLimit <Int32>]
      [-WhatIf]
      [<CommonParameters>]
Revoke-FileShareAccess
      -AccountName <String[]>
      [-AsJob]
      [-CimSession <CimSession[]>]
      [-Confirm]
      -InputObject <CimInstance[]>
      [-PassThru]
      [-ThrottleLimit <Int32>]
      [-WhatIf]
      [<CommonParameters>]
Revoke-FileShareAccess
      -AccountName <String[]>
      [-AsJob]
      [-CimSession <CimSession[]>]
      [-Confirm]
      [-PassThru]
      [-ThrottleLimit <Int32>]
      -UniqueId <String[]>
      [-WhatIf]
      [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Revoke-FileShareAccess cmdlet removes the Allow access control entries (ACE) for a trustee from the security descriptor of a specified file share.

Examples

Example 1: Revoke access to a file share

PS C:\>Revoke-FileShareAccess -Name VMFiles -AccountName "Domain Admins"
Confirm 
Are you sure you want to perform this action? 
Performing operation 'Modify' on Target 'Contoso-SO,VMFiles'. 
 [Y] Yes  [A] Yes to All  [N] No  [L] No to All  [S] Suspend  [?] Help (default is "Y"): Y 

Name                    ScopeName               AccountName             AccessControlType       AccessRight 
----                    ---------               -----------             -----------------       ----------- 
VMFiles                 Contoso-SO              Contoso\Administrator   Allow                   Full 
VMFiles                 Contoso-SO              Contoso\Contoso-HV1$    Allow                   Full 
VMFiles                 Contoso-SO              Contoso\Contoso-HV2$    Allow                   Full

This command revokes access to the file share named VMFiles.

Required Parameters

-AccountName

Specifies an array of account names for which to revoke access.

Type:String[]
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-InputObject

Specifies the input object that is used in a pipeline command.

Type:CimInstance[]
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Name

Specifies an array of file share names for which to revoke access.

Because the share name is not a worldwide unique name, you can use a different parameter set to avoid confusion.

Type:String[]
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-UniqueId

Specifies an array of unique IDs of file shares for which to revoke access.

Type:String[]
Aliases:Id
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-AsJob

Runs the cmdlet as a background job. Use this parameter to run commands that take a long time to complete.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-CimSession

Runs the cmdlet in a remote session or on a remote computer. Enter a computer name or a session object, such as the output of a New-CimSession or Get-CimSession cmdlet. The default is the current session on the local computer.

Type:CimSession[]
Aliases:Session
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:cf
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-FileServer

Specifies a file server.

Type:CimInstance
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-PassThru

Returns an object representing the item with which you are working. By default, this cmdlet does not generate any output.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ThrottleLimit

Specifies the maximum number of concurrent operations that can be established to run the cmdlet. If this parameter is omitted or a value of 0 is entered, then Windows PowerShell® calculates an optimum throttle limit for the cmdlet based on the number of CIM cmdlets that are running on the computer. The throttle limit applies only to the current cmdlet, not to the session or to the computer.

Type:Int32
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:wi
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False