Copy one folder to another retaining its NTFS permissions

Here is simple but handy command to copy a folder to another retaining all NTFS permissions

Go to command prompt and type

XCOPY \\oldserver\olddata   \\newserver\newdata  /Y /X /O /E /H /K /C


XCOPY /? to find more.

About Raihan Al-Beruni

My Name is Raihan Al-Beruni. I am working as an Infrastructure Architect in Data Center Technologies in Perth, Western Australia. I have been working on Microsoft technologies for more than 15 years. Other than Microsoft technologies I also work on Citrix validated solution and VMware data center virtualization technologies. I have a Masters degree in E-Commerce. I am certified in Microsoft, VMware, ITIL and EMC. My core focus is on cloud technologies. In my blog I share my knowledge and experience to enrich information technology community as a whole. I hope my contribution through this blog will help someone who wants more information on data center technologies.
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