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Chmod 7756

Chmod 7756 (chmod a+rwx,g-w,o-x,ug+s,+t) sets permissions so that, (U)ser / owner can read, can write and can execute. (G)roup can read, can't write and can 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 7756 folder_name
OR use the symbolic CHMOD Command:

chmod -R a+rwx,g-w,o-x,ug+s,+t folder_name
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Chmod Permissions for chmod 7756

Chmod owner

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

Chmod group

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

Chmod other

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

How chmod 7756 looks in file listing

For files

After changing a file's mode to 7756 the file's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: -rwsr-srwT

For folders

After changing a directory's mode to 7756 the folder's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: drwsr-srwT