Showaccs Syntax

Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2

ShowAccs Syntax

ShowAccs uses the following syntax:

Art ImageshowaccsAccessProfileFile[/f [Path]][/r][/s][/p][/g][/m [MapFilePath]][/nobuiltins][/?]



  • When run without parameters, ShowAccs displays help.
  • AccessProfileFile
    Specifies the path of the .csv file to be generated.
  • /f[ Path]
    Shows access rights for all NTFS files or, optionally, for those in the directory tree of the specified path.
  • /r
    Shows access rights for the registry.
  • /s
    Shows access rights for file shares.
  • /p
    Shows access rights for printer shares.
  • /g
    Shows access rights for local groups.
  • /m[ MapFilePath]
    Generates a map file, optionally in the directory specified by MapFilePath.
  • /nobuiltins
    Omits access rights for built-in groups.
  • /?
    Displays help on Showaccs.

See Also


Showaccs Overview
Showaccs Remarks
Alphabetical List of Tools
Xcacls Overview
Sidwalker Security Administration Tools
Sidwalk Overview
Sdcheck Overview
Ktpass Overview
Ksetup Overview
Getsid Overview