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Chmod 2726

Chmod 2726 (chmod a+rwx,g-rx,o-x,ug+s,+t,u-s,-t) sets permissions so that, (U)ser / owner can read, can write and can execute. (G)roup can't read, can write and can't execute. (O)thers can read, can write and can't execute.

Owner Rights (u) Group Rights (g) Others Rights (o)
Read (4)
Write (2)
Execute (1)
Extra chmod command options







Use the octal CHMOD Command:

chmod -R 2726 folder_name
OR use the symbolic CHMOD Command:

chmod -R a+rwx,g-rx,o-x,ug+s,+t,u-s,-t folder_name
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Chmod Permissions for chmod 2726

Chmod owner

  • Owner can read
  • Owner can write
  • Owner can execute

Chmod group

  • Group can't read
  • Group can write
  • Group can't execute

Chmod other

  • Others can read
  • Others can write
  • Others can't execute

How chmod 2726 looks in file listing

For files

After changing a file's mode to 2726 the file's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: -rwx-wSrw-

For folders

After changing a directory's mode to 2726 the folder's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: drwx-wSrw-