WiX Toolset

PermissionEx Element

Sets ACLs on File, Registry, or CreateFolder. When under a Registry element, this cannot be used if the Action attribute's value is remove or removeKeyOnInstall. This element is only available when installing with MSI 5.0. For downlevel support, see the PermissionEx element from the WixUtilExtension.
Windows Installer references
MsiLockPermissionsEx Table
CreateFolder, File, Registry, RegistryKey, RegistryValue, ServiceInstall
Inner Text
Sequence (min: 1, max: 1)
  1. Condition (min: 0, max: 1): Optional condition that controls whether the permissions are applied.
Name Type Description Required
Id String Primary key used to identify this particular entry. If this is not specified the parent element's Id attribute will be used instead.  
Sddl String Security descriptor to apply to parent object. Yes
See Also
Wix Schema