Change File Ownership
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This action will change the ownership or group of a given list of files on the target system.  The installing user must have permission to change the ownership to the given owner/group, or this action will fail.

Supported Platforms


Standard Properties 

See Standard Action Properties.

Advanced Properties


A list of files or patterns separated by a ;.  Any pattern or file that is a relative path is automatically made relative to <%InstallDir%>.


The new owner.  This can be either a username or UID on the target system.


The new group.  This can be either a group name or GID on the target system.


The following values would change the ownership of every file in the <%InstallDir%> to owner root, group wheel.

Files: *

Group: wheel

Owner: root