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SP2007 SPSiteDataQuery - Exclude user permissions from a specific group

We have a site (SP2007) with approx 1000 second-level sub-sites. We would like all users to have read access to all of the lists in the sub-sites (inherited). In addition, if the user is a member of ...
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Getting error while giving access to DL to site

I am getting below error while giving access to distribution list to site. The user does not exist or is not unique. at Microsoft.SharePoint.Library.SPRequestInternalClass.UpdateMembers(String ...
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27 views

Replace a DL in all sites in SharePoint

I am required to update a Distribution List in all my MOSS 2007 SharePoint sites in a site collection. Is there a script or way I can do it?
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1answer
28 views

How to let users only be able to give permissions with 'contribute' as the highest level? SP 2007

I have to give a few users the ability to give permissions however I would like to limit their ability to only give permissions as high as "Contribute". They cannot have the ability to grant, Approve, ...
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1answer
33 views

What permission level is required to create a view of a document library?

I have a group of users that need to be able to add/edit documents to a library but not create their own view. What permission level should I give them?
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1answer
16 views

Edit Items = Edit Pages?

When users have edit permission on a list or library, they can edit the views and forms associated with it. Is there any way to restrict edit permission to ITEMS only? Editing items and editing forms ...
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1answer
61 views

SharePoint List Permissions - Edit Items = Edit Pages

I have a serious problem. When I give a visitors group edit permissions on a list, they have permission to edit all pages associated with that list, such as adding/removing web parts from the views. I ...
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Account from another domain is unable to access list, yet it can view the list's item

We're currently preparing a MOSS site for migration to another AD domain. When testing a account of another domain The account was granted Full Control rights, and it can access the site However, ...
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1answer
461 views

Limit view of a user to only their own items in list WITHOUT user permissions in SharePoint 2007

I'd like to be able to create a view for a list in which a user can see only those items that he/she creates. The caveat is that there are other parts of my site in which the user CAN view items that ...
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2answers
154 views

How to exclude users from view access?

We have a SharePoint 2007 site that is viewable by "All Authenticated Users". As part of company policy, when an employee is terminated or leaves, we modify their active directory account to remain ...
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3answers
181 views

Getting All users from a site

Has anybody have the awareness about to getting all the users from all the site and sub sites. I want to create a access report that will describes each users permission in each and every site and sub ...
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1answer
39 views

Hide Manager Permissions of Parent

In Document library, when clicking on Actions, users have "Manage Permissions of Parent" and "Edit Permissions". Is there a way to hide the 'Manage Permissions of Parent', as users are accidentally ...
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1answer
286 views

“Add Document” link is disappear when Permission to only SPFolder

I have given SPUser user1 permission to only SPFolder I dont want to give read access to specific site or document library. suppose there is one web http://contoso.com/sales and i want to give ...
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1answer
66 views

How to show what level of permission a group or user has to a site?

In SharePoint 2007 when you go to a site and view advanced permissions (Site Actions - Site Settings - Modify All Site Settings - Advanced Permissions) you are presented with a page that has a table ...
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2answers
393 views

Item-level permission problems

I created a site. During the process, I selected to have unique permissions and let SP create the new, default groups: Site Owners, Site Members, and Site Visitors. I created a standard list and set ...
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1answer
66 views

site collection admin does not have permission to access web app

I have a SharePoint web app (let's say http:// providers), wherever I try to access this app (which only contains the root site collection) I get an "You are not authorized to view this page" IIS ...
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1answer
52 views

sharepoint lists - identical permission list - different user access

Sharepoint 2007 SP3 with December CU. One site, two lists. Permissions are not inherited and looks like these: List1: group1 - contribute group2 - read portal owners - full control List2: group3 - ...
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1answer
51 views

User without permissions on SharePoint library in a certain computer

I'm really stuck with this problem. Something on our sharepoint (or maybe in the user's computer) is preventing them from using certaing library features: The user cannot see the upload multiple ...
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0answers
222 views

People picker finds group, then says no exact match found

I'm trying to add a group to a document library to give them permission to see it. If I type the group name and ask SP to check it, it says No exact match was found If I search the address book it ...
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1answer
31 views

Maintaining role groups and users in two farms simultaneously?

We currently have two farms - a SharePoint 2007 one and a SharePoint 2010 one. We have the same groups in both farms and the same userbase. At the moment when someone joins or leaves the company ...
1
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1answer
356 views

restoring content databases and retaining permissions

I have a production Sharepoint web app that contains several content databases serving a group of site collections. There are some critical files in a group of document libraries and lists, so ...
0
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2answers
95 views

Document library item permissions

I have a document library containing a lot of personal information. Originally only admins could see the library but now it has been decided that users need to see their own information. Admins have ...
0
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2answers
561 views

Contributing users cant see the Site Actions button

I have a site on moss 2007 (SP2) / wss 3.0 (SP2) The business then wanted to set up a staging area for the site, instead of direct editing, so I backed up then restored the live site to a new blank ...
0
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1answer
58 views

Profile/group expiration for non-use?

I am wondering if it is possible to be notified if a Sharepoint user and/or group has not been used in a specified amount of time. For example, if user - "Bob" does not log into our sharepoint site in ...
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1answer
116 views

relationship between Site Collections in a web application

I have around 4 SiteCollections in a web application in Sharepoint 2007, I wonder if one site collection is for customer A, and second is for Customer B, will they be assessed using same IIS website ...
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1answer
24 views

Is there an asynchronous job when setting permissions programmatically?

This is in Sharepoint 2007. Suddenly, we've notice that our web service which sets permissions on items in a document library don't show the new permissions immediately. After a minimum of 30 mins, ...
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0answers
389 views

Insufficient SQL database permissions for user “”

I'm working with SharePoint 2007 and when I start the search service I keep getting the following error: Insufficient SQL database permissions for user '' in database Test_ConfigDB on SQL Server ...
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1answer
147 views

removing then setting custom permissions for a list

I have been looking around for few days, but couldn't really figure out, how I will be able to do this. what I am doing is removing all permissions of a given list using following code, using ...
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1answer
418 views

Listing all the Users/Group, there Type, UserName, and Permissions

Trying to find a C# script that will list me all the groups of Current Web for sake of webpart that will show users the groups and users having permission to a specific web. I know I can get all the ...
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3answers
427 views

Access Denied for SPUserCollection.remove()

Works for administrator but not working for a normal user. I even tried it with "SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() {});" after breaking RoleInheritance, and even tried ...
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2answers
2k views

Excel Services permission error

I'm using SharePoint 2007. Some users are getting an error when trying to open a spreadsheet from the SharePoint. You do not have permissions to open this file on Excel Services. Make sure that the ...
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1answer
60 views

Is there anyway to support item level *publishing* page edit permissions in SharePoint 2007?

So after some careful research I've discovered that SharePoint does not support item level edit permissions for publishing pages. This behavior is easily reproducible just do the following steps below ...
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2answers
512 views

Delete a subsite when all permissions have been removed

I created a subsite on sharepoint 2007, and when editing user permissions I have accidentally deleted all permissions including Team site owners. So now no one has permissions to add/modify or delete ...
0
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1answer
46 views

Email issue with Custom Permission Level

I am facing a stranger issue with custom permission level in MOSS 2007. I created a custom permission level with the following access: Add Items View Items View Application Pages Open Items View ...
0
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3answers
753 views

Check permission for a user belonging in diff group in 2007

In SP2010 we have an option to check user permission incase user has many permission levels. How do we achieve the same in SP2007? I did install Microsoft SharePoint Administration Toolkit for it as ...
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1answer
228 views

What would make someone lose site collection admin rights and disappear from all SharePoint Groups at the same time every day?

We have someone who has been a site collection administrator for years and is suddenly losing site collection admin rights at 3PM each day. The person also disappears from all SharePoint Groups that ...
1
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1answer
137 views

Restoring site from another server doesn't seem to copy permissions

I have backed up a site, from development box, and restored it to another, live, server. Everything seems to have been copied correctly. The site looks the same, and when I look in the permissions, I, ...
3
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4answers
109 views

How to give permissions to around 500 users to a page in SharePoint 2007?

I have created a page in SharePoint and that page should be visible to only few employees (around 500). What is the best way to achieve this without adding them manually to the permissions list?
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2answers
1k views

Make a folder in a document library read only without using security

I have a document library with about 25,000 folders in it, each folder represents a task in our task system and is used as a document repository for those tasks. Of the 25,000 tasks about 22,000 are ...
2
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1answer
101 views

SharePoint 2007 Trim Permissions

Looked through a number of threads as well as searched the web for an answer without much luck. We currently allow users to request a work site and then when we create their site, we add them to a ...
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1answer
66 views

How to require approval around adding users to SP groups?

We have a site owner who we want to be able to create lists, etc. and assign SharePoint groups to have access to them. However, we need to verify (approve) the people she wants to add to those groups ...
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2answers
970 views

Restricting a user to one document library

We have a subsite that contains a dozen or so document libraries and want to restrict one user so that they can only access one of them. Obviously I could create custom permissions on all twelve but I ...
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1answer
76 views

How to display library permissions to members?

Working on a SP2007 implementation that has a large number of document libraries with custom permissions set, and they have a requirement to give better visibility of who has access to each library. ...
1
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2answers
837 views

Permissions issue with new team site

I have a team site within a team site. In the top level team site I am in the owners group. In the second level team site I have full control, but I'm not in the owners group. In the top level ...
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1answer
2k views

Making Document Libraries visible to some users and not others

I have several document libraries that I would like to list on the front page but make visible to certain users only. If I set it up this way: -UserLib1, user1 has read permissions -UserLib2, user2 ...
3
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1answer
813 views

Permissions required to sync SP Calendar with Outlook

I would like to create a Calendar in SharePoint (I think is SP 2007) for my team where I can see the member workloads by specifying in the "People Selector" field the name of the person. The problem ...
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1answer
271 views

How would I set permissions when column = *?

I need to set permissions where only certain users have access to view an item when the column equals a certain value. For example: User1 can't see item TV when Vendor = "Walmart". User2 is able to ...
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1answer
348 views

List permissions for different groups

I have created a custom list (custom list def / content type /custom field). For this list I have 3 user groups. For each of the user groups I have different requirements: Group 1 : can only see ...
1
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2answers
659 views

What permission level do I need to manage shared service providers?

I want to turn on the search in my local development MOSS 2007 install. I have an account on the local computer I am in the Farm Administrators group I can log into Central Admin and see many of ...
1
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1answer
355 views

WebConfigManager.OpenWebConfiguration 403 Forbidden

I'm trying to read the web.config for a web app from the code-behind DLL of an aspx page. However, all I'm getting back to the browser is 403 Forbidden. First I was trying this deploying the DLL to ...