• Property Manager name: Control Access
  • Behavior version: The v2024-05-31 rule format supports the deny_​access behavior v1.2.
  • Rule format status: GA, stable
  • Access: Read/Write
  • Allowed in includes: Yes

Assuming a condition in the rule matches, this denies access to the requested content. For example, a user​_location match paired with this behavior would deny requests from a specified part of the world.

By keying on the value of the reason option, deny​Access behaviors may override each other when called from nested rules. For example, a parent rule might deny access to a certain geographic area, citing location as the reason, but another nested rule can then allow access for a set of IPs within that area, so long as the reason matches.


Text message that keys why access is denied. Any subsequent deny​Access behaviors within the rule tree may refer to the same reason key to override the current behavior.


Denies access when enabled.