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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Updating a SharePoint list via an Access query and VBA code exhausts system resources

My apologies: I asked this on StackOverflow already but have received no responses. I am hoping that reposting on a site more oriented to SharePoint might lead to more insight. For reasons beyond my ...
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Get Logged user name

I am using MS Access 2013 Web app with SharePoint lists. I want to get user name of SharePoint logged user to retrieve the user's items in Access form. I tried select current_user(); but it is always ...
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Automatically create sitecollections and subsites from a MS Access database

I want to create an extranet for my clients. This extranet must to available over the intranet for the employees. I read a lot about it: the advice is to create separate sitecollections for every ...
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Prevent default Permission Inheritence

Is there a way/setting within SharePoint 2007/10 to prevent newly created sites/pages/etc... from inheriting permissions by default? Basically I want to create a new "whatever" with a clean slate... ...
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Where can I revoke access, for the applications I gave permission to access my data?

In google I have a page where I can revoke access to applications that have permission to access my data etc. I dont know where to find this in accesspoint (office365). Can you help me find this?
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Allow Limited Admin rights (No Read) to provide others Access

I have a SharePoint Access/Security issue that I'm trying to figure out... Requirement: The "Service Desk" team needs to be able to give users access to various Sites and Lists etc. The Issue: The ...
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Control Access Request Dialog

I want to write in the text area that there in the control of access request programmatically I take copy of the control from sharePoint and added it in application page but I cann't catch it with ...
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Users access to subsite but no acces to root site

In SP2013, I have AD users. I have : site1 subsite1 sub_subsite1 sub_subsite2 I want the users to access to sub_subsite1, for example, but no access to subsite1 or site1. I know this is ...
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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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Deleting user permissions from document library instead of site level

I wanted to delete a user permission from ONE of the various document libraries in a SharePoint site. But when i deleted the permission, it seemed to have deleted the user permission at a much higher ...
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How to add application account access to SharePoint site?

I have an application that ingests scan data files that are manually fed. I would like to grant it access to our SharePoint site so it can pull the data automatically from a Document Library. What do ...
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Unable to create indexes on Sharepoint Online lists with more than 5000 records

I am assisting a friend by moving him from managing a business entity from Excel to Access. Because he desires the data to be viewed/edited from multiple locations, I suggested a MS Access database ...
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open sharepoint pages from everywhere except on the server

i installed SharePoint from 2003 and 2007 and 2010 in many cases. and usually anything is ok. but several times i cant open sites with explorer today test it and understand that only server cant ...
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Multiple subsite lists but need them to be linked into Access in one master table

I have multiple subsites each containing some project template lists (e.g. risks, issues, tasks, etc.) I have a quite developed solution in Access with a few of the Sharepoint tables linked into it so ...
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Would a Access / SharePoint work well in this scenario?

Our organization has a small MySQL database that tracks when customers had their propane tanks checked. We can then query the information on demand for our insurance company, which ultimately is the ...
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Is it Possible for data to flow thusly?: Infopath form to Access database to Sharepoint list

We have a department that could solve their issue with a post-it. Instead, they would like a form where people could enter data, and the data would pass to an Access DB, which would be tied a SP 2010 ...
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Grant column-based access in a library - SharePoint 2010

I'd like to grant user permissions to specific documents defined for a given project type. Unfortunately, all documents are lumped into a single Shared Documents library, categorized by a column ...
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How to create forms and reports using Access database and view the form in sharepoint 2010?

I need to create forms and reports using access database in sharepoint 2010. Require the steps to proceed.I have created the access db first. then i created,desgined the form using access 2010.Now i ...
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Draft item security Any user who can read items but not anonymous

I have a list which has the following settings: Content Approval: Enabled Versioning: Enabled (Major and Minor) Draft Item Security: Any user who can read items This list resides in an anonymous ...
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Access table linked to SharePoint Library will not refresh

I have an Access table linked to SharePoint Library of InfoPath forms that will not refresh the Data in the data sheet view of Access. I have tried all of the options found in File-> Options-> ...
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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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Moving Access tables to SharePoint: IDs changed

I moved all my Access table to SharePoint lists. The problem I found when doing this is that SharePoint changed the ID of many elements of my tables, leaving no gaps between them. For example, my ...
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Does 'Web Access Database Sharepoint site' created in Sharepoint 2013 sync/work with Microsoft Access 2010

Will I face any compatibility issues when I use MA 2010?
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Sharepoint Groups [No Access]

I'm trying to select groups I created in Sharepoint Designer (2010). But they all say, [No Access] when I'm using the "Grant Permissions" Screen. If I add them in the regular sharepoint ...
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Time based access to documents

I am trying to provide time based access to sharepoint 2013 document library to users. I will have my documents in Sharepoint library I have to provide time based access permissions to sharepoint ...
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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 ...