An individual permission assignment in an access control list, consisting of a security principal and the specific permissions assigned to that security principal.
An attribute of a Windows operating system element, such as a file, a printer, or a registry entry, which consists of a collection of individual permission assignments, in the form of access control entries (ACEs).
The combination of permissions affecting a security principal's access to a protected resource, whether derived from explicit permission assignments, permission inheritance, or group memberships.
A system by which administrators control access to the files and folders stored on disk volumes formatted with the NTFS file system. To access a file, whether on the local system or over a network, a user must have the appropriate NTFS permissions.
A type of hardware device, connected to a computer or a network, which produces hard copy documents on paper or other print media.
A communications protocol that computers and print devices use to exchange information about print jobs and device status. Each printer is associated with a printer driver that takes the commands generated by an application and converts them into the printer's PCL.
A device driver that converts the print jobs generated by applications into an appropriate string of commands for a specific print device. These are designed for specific print device and provide applications with access to all of the print device's features.
A computer (or standalone device) that receives print jobs from clients and sends them to print devices that are either locally attached or connected to the network.