Environment Variables Supported in Application Definitions

Privilege Management for Windows supports the use of the following environment variables within file path and command line application definitions:

System Variables

  • %ALLUSERSPROFILE%
  • %COMMONPROGRAMFILES(x86)%
  • %COMMONPROGRAMFILES%
  • %PROGRAMDATA%
  • %PROGRAMFILES(x86)%
  • %PROGRAMFILES%
  • %SYSTEMROOT%
  • %SYSTEMDRIVE%

User Variables

  • %APPDATA%
  • %USERPROFILE%
  • %HOMEPATH%
  • %HOMESHARE%
  • %LOCALAPPDATA%
  • %LOGONSERVER%

To use any of the environment variables above, enter the variable, including the % characters, into a file path or command line. Privilege Management for Windows expands the environment variable prior to attempting a file path or command line match.