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  Asked By: Carolyn    Date: Jun 03    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 735

I restored a WSS site into a SPS2003 site. I was wondering how do i do so,
without losing the security. I used the smigrate utility with and without the
-x parameter and both turns out the same, with only the site owner as an user.



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Answer #1    Answered By: Jonathan Scott     Answered On: Jun 03

The short answer is you can't - WSS sites can only be migrated with security
using stsadm backup/restore, and the restore  must be to another WSS site.
smigrate -x only maintains security  when migrating from previous versions (e.g.

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