Hi All,

could please tell me any one , how to give or set full rights (Permissions to files or registry) in App-v?


Thanks in Advance


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You can give permissions while installation and then Check on Enforce Security Descriptors in the package.

This will give the permissions to the App-V as you want.

Answered 08/27/2012 by: piyushnasa
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Never heard of such thing being done, but , at times, an application needs permissions to folders in asset directory or registry, now u can do that in two ways.
1. Either write a prelaunch vbscript, that will check if the file or folder has rights or not. If not , then it uses,either setacl.exe or cacls.exe to set rights to it. but a piece of advice while writing script, do not forget to set 


2. During monitoring phase, u can set explicit to folders or files, just as you set them on any other folder in windows 7 OS.

Hope this clears your doubt 

Answered 08/26/2012 by: talonsprem87
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  • Thanks for reply talonsprem,
    If u don’t mind.
    a small help talonsprem.

    do u have any one example script (1. Prelaunch). like
    i seq'd app in Q:\(MNT) so i need to give permissions to INSTALLDIR(Q:\SR104586.001\APPNAME).
    please .

    Thanks in advance.
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