Updated: March 28, 2003
Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2
ShowAccs can examine the registry in approximately five minutes. Walking through the entire registry or file system, however, might require many hours, depending on the size of the file system and the scope of analysis. Examining every ACL on every file and converting security identifiers (SIDs) on a large file system of roughly 50 gigabytes (GB) can take two or more hours with 100 percent CPU utilization.