+ Post New Thread
Results 1 to 4 of 4
Windows Thread, moving shares and folder while keeping permissions in Technical; hi i have to recreate one of our san luns. It contains all users docs and profiles. What i need ...
  1. #1
    ful56_uk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    Essex
    Posts
    580
    Thank Post
    113
    Thanked 25 Times in 22 Posts
    Rep Power
    19

    moving shares and folder while keeping permissions

    hi

    i have to recreate one of our san luns. It contains all users docs and profiles. What i need to do it move the data some were temp while i recreate a new lun for it and the move it on the new lun on the smae server while keeping all ntfs permissons and shares.

    whats the best way of doing this?

  2. #2
    mrbios's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    Stroud, Gloucestershire
    Posts
    2,659
    Thank Post
    383
    Thanked 273 Times in 225 Posts
    Rep Power
    103
    robocopy you can tell it to keep all the permissions etc (i think the GUI has to be downloaded seperately, or you can use it command line, been ages since i last used it)

    http://ss64.com/nt/robocopy.html
    Last edited by mrbios; 20th April 2010 at 10:58 PM.

  3. #3

    glennda's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Sussex
    Posts
    7,821
    Thank Post
    272
    Thanked 1,140 Times in 1,036 Posts
    Rep Power
    351
    backup then restore is the method i tend to use - its pretty simple to do and works

  4. #4

    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Deal, Kent
    Posts
    343
    Thank Post
    12
    Thanked 73 Times in 51 Posts
    Rep Power
    27
    Quote Originally Posted by mrbios View Post
    robocopy you can tell it to keep all the permissions etc (i think the GUI has to be downloaded seperately, or you can use it command line, been ages since i last used it)

    Robocopy
    Vote 2 for robocopy. Copied over 300Gb of a shared area across to a new server whilst retaining permissions.

    Psy



SHARE:
+ Post New Thread

Similar Threads

  1. Folder Shares
    By tian in forum Windows
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 9th June 2009, 12:51 PM
  2. File/Folder deleting and moving
    By Stumpy in forum How do you do....it?
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 7th July 2008, 06:19 PM
  3. Folder Permissions
    By wesleyw in forum Windows
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 9th January 2007, 09:25 PM
  4. Replies: 9
    Last Post: 16th June 2006, 10:28 AM
  5. Home Folder Shares
    By Gatt in forum Windows
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 30th May 2006, 05:37 PM

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •