The basic edition of Permissions Reporter is 100% free (no ads, malware, or spyware) and provides many useful features. We also offer a professional edition license that unlocks advanced features such as report scheduling, advanced filtering, and much more. See below for details.

See what's new in Permissions Reporter 4!

Folder Permissions Report

Provides a browsable, hierarchical view of permissions across all folders.

Supported Supported
Table Permissions View

A "flat" folder permissions report view with advanced sorting, grouping, & filtering.

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File Permissions Report

Shows files not inheriting or with permissions differing from their parent folders.

Supported Supported
File Owner Report

Offers a hierarchical overview of disk space consumed by file type and owner.

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Share Permissions Report

Quickly see who has access to shares, along with their rights and access levels.

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Error Logging

Every error and warning encountered during file system analysis is recorded.

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Excluded Folders

Folders can be excluded from permissions reporting either by path or by name.

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HTML Data Export

Export permissions report data to HTML for later viewing in a browser.

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Group Member Expansion

Show group membership (direct and optionally nested) directly in folder reports.

Supported Supported
XML, Excel, PDF & CSV Data Export

Export permissions report data to XML, MS Excel, PDF, or CSV file formats.

Supported Not Supported
Advanced Filtering

A range of filters make it easier to narrow down the permissions analysis results.

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Report Comparison

Report on the differences between two permissions reports.

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Built-In Scheduler

Schedule the creation of folder, file, owner, and share permissions reports.

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Command Line Support

Easily generate, export, and email permissions reports from the command line.

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Re-Import Existing Report Data

Report data previously exported in XML file format can be re-imported at a later date.

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Email Integration

Email support allows you to easily send zipped report data to one or more recipients.

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Authentication Support

Authenticate to access Windows systems or external storage devices.

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Priority Tech Support

Priority access to our world-class technical support services.

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