Documentation forAccess Rights Manager

Identify corrupted inheritance

Background / Value

Broken ACLs (Access Control Lists) interfere with the NTFS inheritance on the fileserver. The consequences: The subdirectory does not get the correctly inherited permissions, even though the inheritance is enabled.

Access Rights Manager shows you broken ACLs in a report.


Related features

Remove corrupted inheritance


Step-by-step process

  1. Select Resources.
  2. Select the desired file server.
  3. Click Report.
  4. Select Report on paths with different access rights.


  1. You can name the report and add a comment.
  2. You can change the range of the report.
  3. Start the report creation.


Open the .XLS file with your spreadsheet application.

  1. Select the tab of the desired resource.
  2. Select the third row and add a filter. Filter the column Inheritance corrupted by Yes.