Copying Definition Groups (Browser Client)

This topic discusses how to use the Definition Group Save As page to copy definition groups.

You can copy/clone a definition group and saving it under a different name.

When you copy definition group all definition types, inclusion rules, and permission are copied.

Use the Definition Group Save As page (PTDEFSEC_SAVEAS) to copy a definition group and define the copied group with a new name.

To access the page click the Save As button at the bottom of any of the pages listed in the following table:


Object ID

Source for Additional Information

Group Content Summary page


See Viewing Definition Groups (Browser Client)Using the Group Content Summary Page

Group Content Detail page


See Using the Group Content Detail Page

Definition Inclusion Rules page


See Using the Definition Inclusion Rules Page

Group Permission page


See Using the Group Permissions Page

Group Users page


See Using the Group Users Page

Image: Definition Group Save As page

This example illustrates the fields and controls on the Definition Group Save As page. You can find definitions for the fields and controls later on this page.

Definition Group Save As page

Field or Control


Save As

Enter a name for the new definition group.


Click the button to copy the group.


Click the button to exit the page without saving any changes or copying the definition group.