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The function of specifying access rights to resources, which is related to information security and computer security in general and to access control in particular.

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Sharepoint 2013 With IE 11 - 401 UNAUTHORIZED

I have authentication problem when used IE to access my SharePoint site. When I enter the address of the site, I don't receive any prompt to enter username and password and I get the error message ...
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Combining claims for authorization

I have a question about claims based authentication. I have setup a webapp with claims and the claims are populated. Both authentication as well as authorization are working. But suppose my user has ...
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Resolve audience list programatically

I am setting the audience for some webparts as a new-line separated list of distributed groups from AD, using their distinguished name. The authorization filter is correctly displayed, however the ...
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User with Contribute and modify cannot add Items to a list

I am currently using SharePoint 2013. I have just added a user to an Active Directory Group with contribute permissions to a Calendar. Unfortunately, the AD group can contribute but the user can't. ...
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Authorization in openLdap

I have been able to authenticate in SharePoint through OpenLdap with the following code in web.config included in my application and Security Token Service. <membership ...
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Usergroup.asmx returns “UNAUTHORIZED” for *some* groups

I am trying to invoke the "GetUserCollectionFromGroup" method of the UserGroup.asmx web service. I am using the "Web Service" function in Nintex Workflow but I am pretty confident that Nintex is not ...
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Query text to show sites a user can access using Search Results SP2013

I'm looking to show all sites a user has access to through the Search Results web part in SharePoint 2013. I have added it with the query text: contentclass:"STS_Site" contentclass:"STS_Web" ..but ...
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“Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you.” if using AD Security Groups directly

It's possible to use Sharepoint2013 by permitting a user directly on the site. I can either put it into a SharePoint group or give it the appropriate permissions directly. But if I add a AD security ...
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GetListItems() causes a 401 error but Checkout() works

Just asked this over on StackOverflow, so I apologize for cross-posting, but I thought I might have more luck with a response on this site. I want to get the contents of a Sharepoint 2007 list via ...
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OAuth Authentication and Authorization to REST API from a Node.js Javascript program

I have a Javascript that retrieves the UserCollection from a Site and does some other things from the REST API. This script runs in my own Node.js server. Currently, I use HTTP Basic Authentication ...
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Windows Authentication, but user group from SQL database

Hi I am working on setting up a new sharepoint site. My goal is to allow windows authentication, however when a user visits the site the groups they belong to will be gathered from an external SQL ...
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Authentication and Authorization

I need to authenticate the user based on Windows AD group credentials Once the user got authenticated the site level, library level or lists level authorization should be derived from SQL data. The ...
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User has edit permissions to list, but can't add new list item

I have a list that automatically gets populated when a user fills in a contact form. The value of the fields of the form get submitted to the list with the help of JavaScript. This works very well ...
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sharepoint hosted app pages authorization

I have multiple pages in a SharePoint 2013 hosted app. I need to restrict access to some of the pages to certain group. what is the best practice to do this?
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Refining Anonymous Access

On my sharepoint site collection I have enabled anonymous access for the "entire web site", and it is, indeed working. However, I find that I cannot choose "Anonymous Users" and add them to any ...
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Access denied for some users - Event ID 1314

I have a really strange problem, some users cannot access my site collection root site, they get a sharepoint error "Access Denied". The event gets logged as shown next in the windows event viewer: ...
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Login anonymous user with username and password by code on a SharePoint main page

I have a custom usercontrol to logon users. My Authentication setting: Authentication Type: Windows Enabled anonymous access IIS Authentication Setting: Basic authentication Now is the question ...
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401 unauthorized when connecting from outside

I've set up a SharePoint Server 2013 on Virtual Machine. When I am connected to this machine with Remote Desktop and navigate to my SP site with browser, I get to log in without problems. But when I ...
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Limit login attempts to a SharePoint server to a single OU

The setup: Several SharePoint 2010 Foundation web applications, each on individual servers. Default SharePoint authentication mechanism in use Single Active Directory Domain controls user ...
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Securing Application Pages

I have a set of application pages stored in the _layouts virtual directory, that I'd like to secure, in order to prevent unauthorized access to the pages, as well as prevent certain actions from being ...
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How to Handle Unathorized Exception

I need to handle unauthorized exception.. My code is something like: try { //MY CODE } catch (Exception exx) { //My Code } I can't understand why if a NOT AUTH exception is thrown, my code didn't ...
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Custom WCF service in Sharepoint 2010 returns 401 Unauthorized

I've followed this guide to create and deploy a custom WCF service in Sharepoint 2010 to be consumed in a Visual Web Part using jQuery. The WCF service's method does several things: Make use of ...
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Set default authorizations for an uploaded document

Is it possible, when you upload a document and put it in a library, to set automatically inherited rights from the library to this document ? Because, for the moment, when I upload a document (during ...
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Sharepoint 2010 IE9 401 Error, while other browsers work

I have a problem on the following system: A domain Sharepoint Foundation 2010 server named srv-sharepoint Any client machine on the same domain. When I try to connect to http://srv-sharepoint in IE ...
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Sharepoint Search: immediately remove search results in case of revoked access

We have a special need for removing documents from SharePoint search results instantly when access is revoked for certain user/group. The kicked out user/group should have the impression the document ...
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Create a sharepoint registration page for external users

I want to make a sharepoint site where everyone has access to the login page. On the login page, there should be a link to a registration page where new users can register. The emailadress provided ...
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SharePoint Claims authentication and web.config role authorizations

I am trying to secure a few application pages with role base authorizations can't seem to get it working , if I set a deny rule for all users the rule works, but anything with a specific group or ...
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Why can I only login if I use “Sign in as a different user”?

Currently, I can only login directly (in any browser) with members of the Sharepoint Farm Administrators group. However, if I login as one of those administrators then login as a regular domain user I ...