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powershell script to get list of user have acces to folder and sub folder

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Hi,

i need to get list off users have an acces to files under folder and subfolders
i have many different access and each of my folders have different security group
i need to get all the users of all groups with the folder name

presently i use this script but i cant get the member of each groups in same time

$OutFile = "C:\temp\Permissions.csv"
$Header = "Folder Path,IdentityReference,AccessControlType,IsInherited,InheritanceFlags,PropagationFlags"
Add-Content -Value $Header -Path $OutFile

$RootPath = "\\my root folder\"

$Folders = dir $RootPath -recurse | where {$_.psiscontainer -eq $true}

foreach ($Folder in $Folders){
      $ACLs = get-acl $Folder.fullname | ForEach-Object { $_.Access  }
      Foreach ($ACL in $ACLs){
      $OutInfo = $Folder.Fullname + "," + $ACL.IdentityReference  + "," + $ACL.AccessControlType + "," + $ACL.IsInherited + "," + $ACL.InheritanceFlags + "," + $ACL.PropagationFlags
      Add-Content -Value $OutInfo -Path $OutFile
      }
}
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Question by:Stéphane Boisvert
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by:amodeo
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If it doesn't absolutely have to be a powershell script, netwrix makes a completely free tool that does this.  I know it doesn't directly answer your question but I have found it very helpful for this info.

https://www.netwrix.com/netwrix_effective_permissions_reporting_tool.html

-Joe
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Dustin Saunders earned 2000 total points (awarded by participants)
ID: 41844169
You could just add a recursive group check into each ACL check.

$OutFile = "C:\test\Permissions.csv"
$Header = "Folder Path,IdentityReference,AccessControlType,IsInherited,InheritanceFlags,PropagationFlags"
Add-Content -Value $Header -Path $OutFile 

$RootPath = "C:\test\"

$Folders = dir $RootPath -recurse | where {$_.psiscontainer -eq $true}

foreach ($Folder in $Folders){
      $ACLs = get-acl $Folder.fullname | ForEach-Object { $_.Access  }
      Foreach ($ACL in $ACLs)
      {
          $OutInfo = $Folder.Fullname + "," + $ACL.IdentityReference  + "," + $ACL.AccessControlType + "," + $ACL.IsInherited + "," + $ACL.InheritanceFlags + "," + $ACL.PropagationFlags
          Add-Content -Value $OutInfo -Path $OutFile

            $groupName = $acl.IdentityReference.ToString()
            $groupNameA = $groupName.Split('\')
            $groupName = $groupNameA[1]
            try 
            {
                $members = Get-ADGroupMember $groupName -Recursive
                foreach ($member in $members)
                {
                    $OutInfo = $Folder.Fullname + "," + $groupNameA[0] + "\" + $member.samaccountname  + "," + $ACL.AccessControlType + "," + $ACL.IsInherited + "," + $ACL.InheritanceFlags + "," + $ACL.PropagationFlags
                    Add-Content -Value $OutInfo -Path $OutFile
                }
            }
            catch {}

          
      }
}

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by:Stéphane Boisvert
ID: 41847110
Thank you Dustin for your comment
it work perfectly
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by:Dustin Saunders
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Asker confirmed solution works for them.
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