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Does anybody know of a way of hiding the 'Edit' and 'Delete' controls provided within inline editing to people within the Viewers group?

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Can you post a screenshot of what you are referring to? – John Chapman Sep 13 '11 at 21:48

People in Viewers group can never have edit permission. Viewers can only view the document not change or downlaod the document

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