Revoke-ComPermission

Revokes COM Access or Launch and Activation permissions.

Syntax

Revoke-ComPermission -Identity <String> -Access -Limits [<CommonParameters>]
Revoke-ComPermission -Identity <String> -Access -Default [<CommonParameters>]
Revoke-ComPermission -Identity <String> -LaunchAndActivation -Limits [<CommonParameters>]
Revoke-ComPermission -Identity <String> -LaunchAndActivation -Default [<CommonParameters>]

Description

Calling this function is equivalent to opening Component Services (dcomcnfg), right-clicking My Computer under Component Services > Computers, choosing Properties, going to the COM Security tab, and removing an identity from the permissions window that opens after clicking the Edit Limits... or Edit Default... buttons under Access Permissions or Launch and Activation Permissions section,

Related Commands

Parameters

Name Type Description Required? Pipeline Input Default Value
Identity String true false
Access SwitchParameter

Revokes Access Permissions.

true false False
LaunchAndActivation SwitchParameter

Revokes Launch and Activation Permissions.

true false False
Default SwitchParameter

Revokes default security permissions.

true false False
Limits SwitchParameter

Revokes security limits permissions.

true false False

EXAMPLE 1

Revoke-ComPermission -Access -Identity 'Users' -Default

Removes all default security COM access permissions for the local Users group.

EXAMPLE 2

Revoke-ComPermission -LaunchAndActivation -Identity 'Users' -Limits

Removes all security limit COM access permissions for the local Users group.