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Save the Policy File
Trail: Security Features in Java SE
Lesson: Signing Code and Granting It Permissions
Section: Steps for the Code Receiver
Subsection: Set Up a Policy File to Grant the Required Permission

Save the Policy File

To save the new policy file you've been creating, choose the Save As command from the File menu. This brings up the Save As dialog box.

Navigate the directory structure to get to the directory in which to save the policy file: the Test directory on the C: drive. Type the file name


Then choose the Save button. The policy file is now saved, and its name and path are shown in the text box labeled Policy File.

Then exit Policy Tool by selecting the Exit command from the File menu.

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