Permission Mapping Template

Dockit uses permission mapping template to map the NTFS permissions to its equivalent SharePoint permission levels.

To create a new permission mapping template, Select New from the Templates Tools pane. The new template dialog will appear and enter an unique template name and continue to map the permission in template manageras shown below:



Permission Mapping Template consists of following panes to configure permissions mapping:

  1. Source permissions list / load options pane
  2. Target permissions list / load options pane
  3. Mapped Permissions Pane

Dockit Permission mapping template enables you to load the list of source permissions from network location either by clicking the appropriate button in the source load options pane or load source permissions menu as shown below.


 

Once you select the option and provide the appropriate inputs, the list of source permissions displayed on the source permissions list pane as shown below:



Dockit permission mapping template enables you to load the list of target permissions from site collection either by clicking the appropriate button in the target load options pane or load target permissions menu as shown below.



 

Once you select the option and provide the appropriate inputs, the list of target permissions displayed on the target permissions list pane as shown below:



Then you have to select the appropriate source permissions from the source permissions list and select equivalent target permission level(s) to replace from the list of available target permission level(s). Then finally click button to map permissions.

You can also have the option to enter the permission name(s) / levels(s) of your own in the respective textboxes and finally click button to map. Once you click button, selected permissions are mapped and the mapped data is displayed in the permissions mapping pane as shown below:


 

Assume, Full Control is not explicitly mapped to the SharePoint permission levels in the permission mapping template, but Read is mapped to Read and Write is mapped with Contribute (SharePoint permission levels)