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I've created a feature to create an instance of a custom list. The provisioning part of my feature is:

<Elements xmlns="">
    DisplayName="Client List"
    Description="Templat for a list of clients."
    Title="Client List"
    Description="List of Clients."

The list seems to be created OK (if I check its settings, it has the correct content type and columns), but when I try to view it, I get the message:

Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource.

If I create the list through Central Administration, using the list template that I provisioned in the feature, I also get the Access denined message. If I create any other list, e.g. a Custom List, there's no problem. So I think something must be wrong with my list template, but I don't know what!

My schema.xml was produced by Imtech's list export stsadm command.

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OK, I realised what the problem was -- I was missing the SecurityBits attribute from the ListTemplate definition.


  DisplayName="Client List"
  Description="Template for a list of clients."

the Access Denied issue goes away.

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