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I have a user that has access highly sensitive information. He is giving a meeting and we want him to use an account that has the exact same permissions as another user. I seem to remember there was a method using STSADM to clone the permissions from one user to another. Does anyone have an idea how to do this? The system is WSS 3.0, BTW.

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There are third party tools that do this but I don't know of anything out of the box. I think the stsadm command you are remembering is migrateuser, which is for changing someone's login name for the entire farm. As in, it doesn't clone, it replaces.

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You are right. That is exactly what I was thinking of... Maybe I will have to write a PowerShell script that will do this for WSS. Thanks! – Robert Kaucher Jul 12 '12 at 13:56

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