Copying and pasting a policy on the Clients page

You can copy and paste a policy instead of having to add a new policy. You can copy a shared or a non-shared policy on the
Clients
page.
  1. To copy and paste a policy on the Clients page
  2. To copy a policy in the
    Clients
    page, in the console, click
    Clients
    .
  3. On the
    Clients
    page, under
    Clients
    , select the group for which you want to copy a policy.
  4. On the
    Policies
    tab, under
    Location-specific Policies and Settings
    , scroll to find the name of the location from which you want to copy a policy.
  5. Locate the specific policy for the location that you want to copy.
  6. To the right of the policy, click
    Tasks
    , and then click
    Copy
    .
  7. Click
    OK
    .
  8. To paste a policy on the
    Clients
    page ,n the console, click
    Clients
    .
  9. On the
    Clients
    page, under
    Clients
    , select the group for which you want to paste a policy.
  10. On the
    Policies
    tab, uncheck
    Inherit policies and settings from parent group "
    group name
    "
    .
    You must disable inheritance for this group. If you do not uncheck inheritance, you cannot paste a policy.
  11. Under
    Location-specific Policies and Settings
    , scroll to find the name of the location whose policy you want to paste.
  12. Locate the specific policy for the location that you want to paste.
  13. To the right of the policy, click
    Tasks
    , and then click
    Paste
    .
  14. When you are prompted to overwrite the existing policy, click
    Yes
    .