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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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 = ...
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Customize Access Request emails and functionality

Is it possible to customize the access request emails. also another question is if I can customize this functionality, we want to keep a track of have requested access in a list for example? Is there ...
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MySite Outside Access

I want to allow an https access to a MySite from outside. I have already do this for the intranet and it works but for the MySite it's another problem. I have change mapping access with my https URL ...
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SharePoints on VMWare Workstation. Need to access the SP from non-domain desktop

I installed VM-Workstation and added 2 VM (1 vm for AD domain controller and 2nd VM for play SP 2010) I dont want my home desktop to be part of the domain that I created for play sp2010 I can access ...
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Is it possible to access the web part properties from a dialog?

In my web part I use the create_DialogOptions JS function to create a new aspx site as a dialog box. That works fine. Now I would like to have access to the custom properties from the web part. I ...
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Allowing anonymous access to sub-sites?

I want to open the site up for public viewing, which I've done by going Site Permissions -> Anonymous Access -> Entire Web Site The problem is, I have some sub-sites because I wanted a drop down ...
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Security around Web Parts

I have been looking to wrap security around web parts. I already have security wrapped around documents so only the correct people see the allowed documents. The problem lies when a user does not ...
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Export List in SharePoint 2007 to List in SharePoint 2010

I have a SharePoint 2007 list that I want to copy over to an existing SharePoint 2010 list. Both of them have the exact same columns. What is the best way to do this? I tried opening both of them in ...
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Is it possible to publish Access 2010 Templates to SharePoint 2010?

Access 2010 has some wonderful templates. So, I was planning to use one of those on my SP2010 site. But before starting I have some questions: When an Access 2010 templates is published in ...