/acl Command

Use /acl to display the effective access control list for a particular object.

Required Permissions

To use the /acl command, you must be a member of the Team Foundation Administrators security group. For more information, see Team Foundation Server Permissions.

TFSSecurity /acl objectID /server:servername


Argument Description


URI of the access control object.

/server :servername

Required. Specifies the name of the application tier server.


Run this command on the local application tier computer.

Access control entries are security mechanisms that determine which operations a user, group, service, or computer is authorized to perform on a computer or server.

See Also


How to: Create a Server-Level Group

Other Resources

TFSSecurity Command-Line Utility Commands
Team Project Groups
Default Groups