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Importing folders

  Asked By: Jasmine    Date: Sep 25    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 1651

How could I import folders from a "file server" into
sharepoint portal server with the folders permissions?
Is this possible?

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5 Answers Found

 
Answer #1    Answered By: Audra Mccormick     Answered On: Sep 25

Have you tried drag & drop???????????

 
Answer #2    Answered By: Christina Lewis     Answered On: Sep 25

Yes, i tried drag and drop, but once the folder is in sharepoint, it
inherits the parent's folder permissions, even though I unchecked "reset all
subfolders to use these securtiy settings".

 
Answer #3    Answered By: Meaghan Webster     Answered On: Sep 25

I didn't think about that................

 
Answer #4    Answered By: Sunny Delacruz     Answered On: Sep 25

Typically you would leave the files on the original file-system when you
wish to reserve the access permissions.
If you have the resources available to redo your work, move the files into
SharePoint.

There's no way to preserve the access permissions... different security
mechanism.

 
Answer #5    Answered By: .net Guru     Answered On: Sep 25

t seems like I've got a lot of work ahead of me.

 
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