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Chmod 5226

Chmod 5226 (chmod a+rwx,u-rx,g-rx,o-x,ug+s,+t,g-s) sets permissions so that, (U)ser / owner can't read, can write and can't 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 5226 folder_name
OR use the symbolic CHMOD Command:

chmod -R a+rwx,u-rx,g-rx,o-x,ug+s,+t,g-s folder_name
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Chmod Permissions for chmod 5226

Chmod owner

  • Owner can't read
  • Owner can write
  • Owner can't 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 5226 looks in file listing

For files

After changing a file's mode to 5226 the file's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: --wS-w-rwT

For folders

After changing a directory's mode to 5226 the folder's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: d-wS-w-rwT