The application allows administrators to copy one or more permissions from one object to another.
1.For lists and sites, make the appropriate selection from the Navigation area.
NOTE: For items, click on the list or library, right click and select "View Contents". The items will appear in the "Contents" pane. From there select the appropriate item, right click again, and click on "Show Permissions".
2.Click the Object Permissions button in the ribbon (or from the site level right-click menu select Permissions>Show Permissions; from the list level right-click menu select Objects > Show Permissions).
3.In the provided window select one or more users/groups with permissions to be copied and press the Copy button in the ribbon.
4.Similar to the procedure in Step 1 above select the target object.
5.Click the Paste button from the ribbon.
6.In the provide window, confirm that information and select the appropriate options.
7.Click Finish to begin the operation.