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Sharepoint 2010 fails to run elevated code as IIS pool identity account

I changed the IIS pool identity service account for my SharePoint 2010 web application thus replacing the default "Network Service" account (using SharePoint Administrator.) The pool service account ...
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Logo doesn't appear normally to some users

There is normal version which shows mostly to all users: There is error version which shows currently to 2 users: Worth to mention that those 2 users have read permission on homepage, somewhere ...
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Group management - Site owner ability to add to other group except its own

I'm wondering if it's possible to have the following scenario: In each subsite, there are three groups: Site Owners Site Authors Site Readers I'd like to have only the site collection admins to be ...
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Exclude partners, contractors from sharepoint site

I am creating a sharepoint site and struggling with the permissions. My client provides IDs to the its partners and contractors the same way it provides to its employees. I have to configure the ...
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Permission errors on several stored procedures in shrpnt_srch_srvc database

I'm seeing the following error message from Sharepoint: EXECUTE permission was denied on the object 'proc_MSS_GetConfigurationProperty' This is being thrown by ...
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How to have privacy

I am a teacher and would like to set up a site where students can save their work for me to view. The problem I have is that I would like one site but not allow the other students to view each others ...
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Check if a user can read a specified File

I'm working with SharePoint Client API 2010 for a .Net application. I want to check if the current user (or a specified user) can read a specified File? This user could also be in a SP Group or in a ...
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Replacement for Item Level Permissions

I have a SharePoint calender list and where i have given item level permissions for each event through designer workflow using the impersonation step. But now on the production site the number of ...
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Users with Edit Permissions can not see documents version 0.1 in Document Library?

I have copied a lot of documents into a folder in a document library. settings: versioning with x.x versions consequence: all those documents are currently version 0.1 For me it makes sense, that ...
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Stop Inheriting Permissions Inheritance on subsites

I want to restrict department staff to access their department subsite only. I have a single Web app that contains subsites for each department (HR,IT,Finance). Therefore, on each subsite I choose ...
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Configuring site permissions

Perhaps I don't know how to search for this but I cant manage to find anything in the forums here that address this specifically. If I am in error concerning that PLEASE point me in the right ...
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Javascript not loading for users with Read permission

I got a Javascript on a Sharepoint 2010 site which is not loading for users with Read permissions. The Javascript is embedded in the site and users with Read permissions have access to it, but the ...
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Accidentally removed all permissions from a site, any way to recover them?

Short of a full restore from backup I mean. Apparently we don't have a current one. This site has a ton of broken permissions and we don't have a master list of them, so it's going to be difficult to ...
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check user permissions for specific file in sharepoint client object model

I want to check if specific user has which permission for specific file or folder of any document library in share point client object model.
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Granting permissions by folders

If an enduser is granted Full Control of a Folder within a document library, will they be able to manage permissions? The reason for this question is that several end-users are getting an error "this ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Use a Subsite's Permissions Group at the Parent Level

Is it possible to use a permissions group created at the subsite level as a group at the parent level? As an example, I have a parent site and a subsite. The subsite uses a locally maintained group ...
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Limiting permissions to list-items and library files without using folders

I have some files in a flat library, i.e., no subfolders, that need to have access restricted to a couple usergroups. I understand that one way to do this is by placing items in a subfolder in the ...
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How do I use infopath to host a form on a parent website and have the sharepoint list on the child site

I have a client with a parent website that is open to their IT department with a child website that's permissions are set to just their members of the team. A public parent site and a private child ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Permissions to allow item visibility not working

As a preface, I work in an organization that is considered a department, which comprises several branches. In this question, branches are sub-units of the department. I have a document library with ...
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Can I set permission on who can use a certain page layout?

On our SharePoint site, we're currently using three types of custom page layouts: SingleColumn TwoColumn NoNavigation Is it possible to restrict usage of say NoNavigation to only Site ...
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All user lost permissions including system account

All users have lost all the permissions on the site collection. Even the System account can not perform any action. I have reviewed the services and profile sync is correct.
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Receive alert when group membership or permissions change

My client is wondering how we might notify someone (or several someones) when group membership or permissions change. We would greatly prefer a no-code solution. We have Nintex Workflow available as ...
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People Picker Only Returns User Search Results For One Account

We currently have SharePoint 2010 running a single server farm, single domain. We have it configured to authenticate using ADFS 2.0. Users have no problem authenticating, but we have noticed a very ...
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Nt Authority in group not working with audience targetting in navigation of subsite

I have a very specific problem with the Site Top Navigation TABS on subsite level. To explain i will have to be a little descriptive, so please be with me. Also i have already gone through 1.) ...
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How to restrict access to a page or folder in a SharePoint site with anonymous access?

I would like to restrict access to specific parts of my SharePoint site that has anonymous access enabled. For example, everyone can access the entire site, but I want a page to only be accessible to ...
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Prevent editing/creating documents in list

I have a webpart from a child list on the parent display form, and this is the only area that I would like for users to add new items to the child list. Restricting permissions on the list to remove ...
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SharePoint 2010 - My Site Memberships Tab

I know that you have to be added to a 'member' group for the site to show within the Membership tab of My Site. However, if you have many permission groups on a site, does the Membership tab only ...
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Prevent the assignment of full control

Is there any way to allow someone to assign permissions, while preventing them from assigning the Full Control permissions level? Our organization (site-collection) has multiple sub-organizations ...
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“If [user group] contains [user name]” condition in workflow?

I have a list which has one permission group (column A) linked to one type of food (column B. Is it possible for me to create a workflow that deletes an item if it were created by a user who ...
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Are farm admin privileges required to update SPContentDatabase property bag?

If I store custom data inside SPContentDatabase.Properties, must I be farm admin to be able to update it? E.g. SPContentDatabase contentDatabase = GetContentDatabase(); ...
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Timer job access to style library

In my timer job code, there is a section where for each site collection in the web application, I am reading an XML template file in the style library of that site collection. The code looks ...
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2010: Allow editing documents without editing web part pages

In SharePoint 2010, what is the best way to allow users with the "Edit Items" permissions to edit documents, but not web part pages? SP2010 lists this permission set as "Edit items in lists, edit ...
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Is it possible to have separate permissions for a form and the library it submits to?

We are using SharePoint 2010 and InfoPath 2010. I would like a form hosted on SharePoint to be available to any logged-in user, however after they submit I would like the library that receives the ...
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Apropriate rights to access “manage site features”

I am fairly new to sharepoint, and I am currently trying to add features to an existing wiki. I would like enable metadata navigation, and thus need to enable this feature, as it is curently turned ...
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Linking directly to /Pages directory

Can anyone please tell me if it's possible to allow a link directly to the /Pages directory anonymously? What I mean is, having a link like the following: http://www.mysite.ac.uk/Subsite/Pages This ...
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Locking ListItems for users but not workflows

Is it possible to "softlock" a SPListItem so that a user can't edit it but a workflow he had started can do it? Background: - ListItems should only be editable by users when no workflow is running - ...
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Group calendar resource permissions - SharePoint 2010

So I am trying to setup a calendar to allow meeting room reservations and am having some issues with limiting who has permissions to reserve specific resources. As an example I have two resources, ...
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Browsing sharepoint site using full domain shows blank page?

I have a server, when use machine name internally, ie. http://mySPServer it works fine. however, we want external users to access this site, the external url is http://mySPServer.myinc.com ...
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Sharepoint Site permission issue

We have a web application based on SharePoint. Every Saturday night Site collection permission default groups gets deleted automatically and it is difficult to find the cause of this issue. We have ...
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Is there a way to create custom SPBasePermissions for my custom controls

I have actions and views of data in my custom controls an web parts. I would like to control access to them using the built-in SharePoint user/role-based permissions. Is there a way to define custom ...
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How can I edit the permissions of a custom form built with SharePoint Designer?

So, I created a custom new form for a List with SharePoint Designer 2010. But now other users can't view it. I can see it, but I don't even have permissions to change its permissions. How can I work ...
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Best practices for access control in custom controls

I am helping maintain and clean up the code on a SharePoint 2010-based web site/application. I have found code that handles permissions sprinkled all over the code base. Is there no idiomatic ...
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How to delete subsite without any permissions?

I have a subsite, I broke permissions that are inherited from parent to create unique permissions, then I accidentally deleted all of the permissions for this subsite. Now I'm just like a simple user ...
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Sharepoint Limited Access Permission

So I have this group called clients which have contributor access to the site. In one of the lists in the site I am breaking inheritance on list items to only allow the actual client to access that ...
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Is it possible to have offline access in SharePoint 2010?

Can it be possible to have access to content in SharePoint 2010 when an internet connection is not available, i.e. offline access which will be based on permissions?
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Sharepoint 2010 administrator with no administrator rights

I am new to SharePoint, I am using SharePoint 2010 and few weeks ago something went wrong. I have virtual machine with SharePoint on it and the active directory of our company connected to it so all ...
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No exact match found while giving permissions

I tried giving permission to the user in SharePoint 2010 but it throws an error No exact match found, click on the items that did not resolve for more option I have tried clicking on the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Custom Permission Setup for Excluding One User from Top Level Site

Been thinking through an interesting problem I have been presented with and I'm looking for any ideas how to approach it! Here is the scenario Single Site Collection with multiple sub sites NT ...
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Why can people change other people's items even though I set it up not to?

I have created a shared list where members can add new items and edit their own items. These members only have the ability to contribute, and not the ability to manage lists. In the list's advanced ...
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how does sharepoint connect to AD so you can add users to sites etc

We have sharepoint on our local domain which is part of a forest. I seem to be able to add users from outside our local domain to sites etc even though our UPS is synced only to our local domain. ...