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We have a list in sp 2010 and members of a group with the following permissions:

  • Limited Access (greyed out)
  • ViewAddEdit

are not able to edit documents that they uploaded.

Here is a link to the screen shot of permissions http://imgur.com/VvzrC

Any help in resolving this will be much appreciated

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you can also set permissions on the list itself... check the list permissions. –  c0deNinja Nov 9 '11 at 18:07
The list has permissions to allow the users of that group to edit lists. Inspite of that they are not able to update documents attached to a list. –  user1002127 Nov 9 '11 at 18:26
what abilities does ViewAddEdit role have? have you checked the role definition? –  xgencoder Nov 9 '11 at 22:01

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ViewAddEdit is not a standard permission level. Please, check the definiton of that permission level and you will see which privilege is missing.

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These are the group permissions towards the site. Try going in the List Settings > List Permissions in the Ribbon and adding the group there, the default "content" permissions in sharepoint are:

Full Control

You may need to stop inherting permissions on the list, more information here

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