Access (control) is the selective restriction of access to a resource. The act of accessing may mean consuming, entering, or using. Permission to access a resource is called authorization.

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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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“Limited Access” grants too many permissions!

I'm having trouble with the "Limited Access" permission. Ironically, it grants too many permissions! We need to restrict Explorer View by removing the "Use Client Integration Features" permission ...
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Is it possible to grant a group access to a specific wiki page?

I have a SharePoint 2007 wiki library and want to grant all authenticated users READ access to specific pages without granting them READ access to the entire wiki library. Is this possible with ...
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get an error while exporting access database to sharepoint 2007 lists: lookup contains values that do not exist in the related table

I try to export a table in a access database to sharepoint 2007. All related tables are automatic exported to SharePoint as lists. SharePoint creates lookup fields for each relation. Under the export ...
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Issues in some contents of Excel web access web part in mozila firefox and google chrom

Whenever we create an Excel web page, using Excel web access web part, we got an option "open in excel". That "open in excel" option is not working in google chrome but it is working in Internet ...
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Search excel spreadsheet or Microsoft access within sharepoint

I have a spreadsheet with a list of batch jobs. I was wondering if it's possible to create some type of search into a sharepoint to search this spreadsheet. We are using sharepoint and if I could have ...
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Is there any alternatives to SharePoint 2013 for hosting Access 2013 Web Apps in house?

I am developing a solution for a small business which has the need to host all the data in-house and I was considering delivering it as an Access 2013 Web App. Since they don't want to have their ...
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Enable Anonymous Access to Subfolder Containing Handlers

I have a folder in an application that I would like available to the public. For example: /_layouts/Handlers/Public/MyHandler.ashx I found this question that says I should enable anonymous access ...
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Creating a column that can only be modified by a group of people

I am creating a simple list (imagine a request for instance) in Sharepoint. This list can be modified by the user, but the field "Status" (Approved, rejected, waiting, -And any status I could imagine) ...
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Filtering Subform Based On Parent

I am working on a timesheet system, and I am trying to create an Access form to show in SharePoint. I have a parent form with a subform that is based on a crosstab query (projects along the side, ...
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Access Lookup to Linked List

I am trying to create a lookup from one Access table to a linked list from SharePoint. I need to have a lookup between the two because in order to create the type of subform that I need, there has to ...
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Management of two content types in same list through access

I have 2 content types in the same list. Some fields are in 1st content type, some in the second and some are shared. I defined a default content type. When i open with access and try to enter a line ...
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Allow any user?

Please forgive the novice question, but I can't seem to find the answer. Is there a way to allow any user access to a SharePoint site without having to add them to a group or turn on anonymous ...
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How to link Excel to Acces when the files are saved on sharepoint, then refresh in Excel service

We have files in excel that are saved on sharepoint. We want to pull this into access, but when trying to link to them from access, we get a an error that they must be XML files. How can i link ...
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How to find data source for a SharePoint 2007 Access Web Datasheet

I inherited a SharePoint 2007 site. There is a Access Web datasheet that is retrieving data from some kind of data source. The user has informed me that it is no longer updating. For further ...
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Internal intranet site to Sharepoint outside access

We have SharePoint 2010 and it is the enterprise edition installed on Windows 2008 R2 Enterprise. My question. I have an application server that hosts many IIS websites which we can access Internally ...
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To acces file from Linux server

We have a Scheduled report that generating from Business Object that is hosted in Linux Server.We required to show this report in share point site.Is there any built in webpart for this. How can we ...
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SharePoint is stripping my url (removes the domainname) in a hyperlink inside the description of a task

I have a sharepoint 2010 portal and have builded a custom workflow in VS2010. In this custom workflow I create a task and sete the title, description and assign it to a user. When this workflow is ...
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User cannot edit list item even with correct permisions

I am very new to SharePoint and am setting up a vacation approval process with a calendar. The workflow works fine for me. But the users who need to be able to "Approve/Deny" the request get "access ...
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Disabling Anonymous Access

How can I disable Anonymous Access to my sharepoint sites? I am without access to the Site Collecition Administration page, and can not seem to find this solution anywhere online. When I go to the ...
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Possible to lookup a Sharepoint list in Access?

I am trying to make a very large list of records with about 1,000 items or more added monthly, and I was told that it would be better to use an Access table instead of a Sharepoint list for so many ...
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Access List from Site which has been instantated in Template

I have a parent site which creates child pages programmatically. They use a custom template with a List which I have created in VS. Now I want to access that list in C# from the parent site. I have ...
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How to Remotely Access SharePoint Database

I haven't used SharePoint a great deal, but I have worked with other database systems. If I have a table in a SharePoint site, how can I connect to it and issue a database query in a similar fashion ...
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Access Services - can't get it working and I've installed everything FIVE TIMES

I've been trying like a banshee to get Access Services working. I generally know my way around sharepoint.. I just can't for the life of me get this thing working. I've literally installed SharePoint ...
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anonymous access and listdata.svc

We are trying to use an ajax call to get list data for an anonymous site. We are using this on our intranet site and it works well. We build an html file that calls the list service (via ajax) and we ...
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Enable access to Authenticated users only for 'layouts/user.aspx' page

Hi i wan to enable access to all Authenticated users only for page 'layouts/user.aspx'.They should be able to read the contents in this page. It has to be done acorss thousands of site.Can anyone help ...
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Info path forms [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Info Path 2010 read and update accdb with Sharepoint Online Can an info path form in a Sharepoint library update an access database in the same library? Infopath 2010, ...
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SharePoint Error: Access Denied

I created a local users in my server and added the user in a custom SharePoint Group.But If I login to the site using this local user, Im getting "Error: Access Denied". And when I add this user to ...
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Deny user access to a “Document Library”

I'm using Sahrepoint 2010. I've created many Document Libraries according to how many departments we have in the company and i want to specify access permission to users for viewing and opening ...
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Managing Sharepoint Service permissions with distributed architecture

I have following architecture for sharepoint and I wanted to know best permission set up. Currently we have fresh install of SharePoint Foundation server with the services running as shown in the ...
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Add more than one page owner to a page in SharePoint 2007

Is it possible to add more than one page owner to a page in SharePoint 2007. I have a page where 3 people need to have access to it for updating purposes.
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List linked to Tables in MS Access: Can't update Lists from Access Only Memo/Text Fields

So I have an Access database where I have re-created the tables as SharePoint lists, and then use the MS Access linked table manager to connect. Everything is fine as it should be, only when I go to ...
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How can I visualize permissions to my users on our intranet?

There have been quite a few people in my organization who have expressed confusion about who has access to what. This is also making them reluctant to use SharePoint. Because this isn't clear to them. ...
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Grant access to Sharepoint site for a non-domain user

We have two ActiveDirectory separate forests (no trust is established between them). And user from another forest/domain wants to use Sharepoint site (resides on our forest) like we do. I read the ...
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different users, one access web database, permissions

I want to create a Sharepoint site and want to publish an Access web database on it. I want to know is there a way to give different permissions to Sharepoint site users? Some users have just read ...
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How to grant access to Intranet site to External Users?

Our company recently acquired few small companies. We are in the transition for getting all the files and documentation. I created a "Document Center" site for this project. What is the best way ...
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Page Permissions Help Need - Asking for Password 3 times

Ok so I have a page on our team site that only Management can see so I stopped inheriting permissions and set up its own permissions, this is the structure. User A Contribute, Limited Access User B ...
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Creating custom user profile section programmatically

Here when I am creating a new custom section it is showing an error as Adding a property definition requires Manage User Profiles rights in the code CoreProperty cp = cpm.Create(true); How can I ...
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Site Collection Permissions

I have to add an AD group to a specific site collection, but need to give them permissions to be able to only view all list, libraries, video's, and to be able to download excel files, powerpoints, ...
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A user with two accounts in the same group unable to access the site with one account

A user has two AD accounts, a 'user' account and a 'domain admin' account. He is in a SharePoint group that has contribute access to the sub-site. There's a document library in the sub-site which ...
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How many devices can be simultaneously logged in under a single account? Is there a limit?

I recently came across a situation where a single account is to be given to a client in order to access a SharePoint site, however it is likely multiple people will use the same account. That begs ...
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Connecting to Access Database with Sharepoint

i'm trying to connect to an Access Database which is located on the desktop's server. I tried this : DatabaseAcces dbSAP = new DatabaseAcces(@"Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0;Data ...
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Why can the local administartor access a site collection?

I'm stumped by an access phenomenon because I am not sure how the permisssons for accessing a site collection work in this specific scenario: Even though I shouln't be able to do so, I am accessing ...
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Access Reports to Documents

Is it possible to find out who has accessed a document? Ideally I would like to run a report to show who have access.
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Access Services Timeout

When opening a large list in Access, the open is timing out at 30 seconds. The list is fairly large, smaller lists open just fine. Any ideas on how to "open this up"?
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Add item to list anonymously (not as anonymous user)?

I have a requirement that authenticated users should be able to anonymously add items to a list, i.e. they are authenticated but the Created By/Modified By field should not display their name. I could ...
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Microsoft apps on the web

I'm a database manager in a growing company. My boss is pretty savvy with data too. He occasionally creates spreadsheets or Access databases. These would be better with collaboration. We need total ...
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Get list items even if user does not have access to those items

Is there a way to get items from a list even if the current user does not actually have acces to them? SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges does not seem to work! I have a special case in which I ...
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Migrate Access to SQL Server for SharePoint Integration & Reporting

I'm hoping to get some feedback on this multi-parted problem. The end goal with this problem is to create reports within SharePoint from data contained in some db. Currently, an Excel report exists ...
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Custom TimerJob SQL Access?

Im trying to access an SQL database from a custom TimerJob, but it fails. Without hitting the Exception, it just stops. I got the exact line where it get stuck: SqlDataReader sqlReader = ...