How to copy account permissions in the selected shared folder(s)/file(s) permissions list?

The Copy Account Permissions feature allows you to copy an existing account permissions to single or multiple accounts by granting the same existing permissions. You can copy account permissions on specified levels of sub-folder and also copy account permissions on sub-folders that match the specified search criteria.


Click on button.

The Copy Account Permissions window will be displayed as shown below:
Step 1: Configure shared folder-list:
    To configure shared folders, click Click here to add shared folders link.


  • Apply to sub-folders: This option will copy an account permissions on sub-folders of the selected folders.
  • Include files present inside folders: This option will copy an account permissions on files present inside the selected folders.
  • Use Set Search Pattern option to copy an account permissions for sub-folders that match certain pre-defined conditions like Folder name starts with, Folder name ends with. Example: Folder name starts with test, Folder name ends with share.
  • Use Set Subfolder Levels option to copy an account permissions in the selected levels of sub-folder(s) in the shared folder.
  • Include upto N level(s) of sub-folder(s) in the shared folder : This option will copy an account permissions on sub-folders which are upto the specified folder traversal level.
  • Include only Nth level of sub-folder(s) in the shared folder : This option will copy an account permissions on sub-folders which are in the specified folder level only.
  • Include folders after N level(s) of sub-folder(s) in the shared folder : This option will copy an account permissions on sub-folders which are after the nth folder level of the selected folder.
  • Include only leaf nodes in the shared folder : This option will copy an account permissions on the last child (leaf) nodes without affecting the parent folder’s permissions.

Click Next to proceed to the Next step.
 

Step 2: Configure User/Group Account(s):

The User/Group Account(s) will be added to the wizard as shown below:

Click Next to proceed to the next step.

Step 3: Selection Summary

This step displays the summary of data selected to copy account permissions.



Click Finish to complete the Copy Account permissions wizard.
Permissions will be copied as specified in the wizard. The summary of all the input data would be shown below along with the "View change log" option to view the task completion status.