Does database backup contain the user's GRANT, REVOKE and DENY permissions?

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I am migrating database to another SQL server.

I have scripted the logins from the source server and migrated them into the target server. Also, I have backedup the source db and restored it on target db.

Does database backup contain the user’s GRANT, REVOKE and DENY permissions?

How to solve :

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Method 1

It does, yes, including fine grained permissions controlled via row level security.

You can confirm by inspecting the information exposed by sys.database_permissions

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