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When assigning permissions to a site in Sharepoint 2010, is it possible instead of specifically adding a group or a user, to create an LDAP query or something simular.

For example I have a group called; SharepointContribute, ITStaff.

If a user is a member of both these groups they should be able to contribute to the IT site.

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You can add AD Security groups (not distribution lists) as members in SharePoint groups. Add those 2 AD groups to your Contribute Sharepoint group and those users in the group will have that level of permission.

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The two examples I gave above where both Security Groups, but what I am looking for is to only grant permission to a user which has both of those groups, not either or. I am trying to avoid creating many subgroups in AD, i.e. ITContribute, AdminContribute and just leverage the groups I already have. – boburob Jun 25 '12 at 12:55
No, that is not possible. – Eric Alexander Jun 25 '12 at 16:33

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