A group is a collection of users either in the Active Directory or in SharePoint.

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How to get role of SPGroup

I wrote the following code: SPGroup spGroupItem = web.SiteGroups["Site Owners"]; SPPrincipal principal = spGroupItem; SPRoleAssignment oRoleAssignment = web.RoleAssignments.GetAssignmentByPrincipal(...
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Extranet member permissions options / group membership visibility

I've asked this already on the SharePoint community site, but no dice. I'm planning to use SP 2013 (in Office 365) to set up an extranet portal. We have a set of about 10 product platforms, which ...
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Setting SharePoint Group as SPGroup Owner using PowerShell

How can i set existing SharePoint Group as Group Owner (instead of SPUser, set SPGroup as owner) using PowerShell at the time of creation of new Group?
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Sharepoint 2013 OOB permissions user group

I have a simple query. I am Site collection administrator in one SharePoint SC. I created a group as SCA with owner permission. I have an ID which is added to the group by Me . Now when I try to edit ...
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How are Groups created from AD LDS?

I need to create a new group in SharePoint that includes members from an ADLDS group. These users can already log in, but they don't have permission to view anything. How are these groups created?
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Document View Permissions

Can I assign custom document views to groups and not have them see other documents in the library? I have created the views but can't figure out how to give permissions to them.
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Add item level permission

Problem : I have two groups Visitors and Owners. I belong to both group with Full access. these two groups have been inherited to a list and list items level. Now while I want to submit any item to ...
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Track users added/removed from a sharepoint group

How to track users created and users deleted from a sharepoint group ? I want to generate a report on daily basis of how many users were created and deleted.
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How to add members in category of community site in SharePoint 2016

How to add members in category of community site in SharePoint 2016 . Actually I want to Set permission category wise, For e.g. I have 2 categories SP2016 and SP2013 with 10 and 15 user ...
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Restrict or hide file types by user?

Our SharePoint files are set up as attachments to a list. I would like add .Indd files as attachments to list entries. And want my team and I (~30 people) to be able to see and download the .Indd ...
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How can I configure different right for same document?

I have 2 groups (IT & Quality) and I want IT group can't access to all folder & documents but Quality can. Can you help me?
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Disable SPGroup in SharePoint 2013

I know we can create SPGroup and also delete it. But is it possible to disable it? I want this, because, I want to re-enable it later. I don't want to delete and re-create it, because, there could be ...
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Audience People Picker - Not Resolving Security Groups

Background: I have a SharePoint 2013 server with a dev publishing site. I am trying to set an Audience on several navigation headings and links so I can control what navigation items certain users ...
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Sharepoint Active Directory Users/Groups

I'm currently testing some things in SharePoint (Trial/Developer mode). Current setup: SharePoint 2013 Server Domain Controller with 2008 R2 (Active Directory). I've configured the SharePoint option ...
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Users added to a group that is given permissions to site cannot view global navigation links

I created a sharepoint group, and added permissions to a site. I then created an AD group and added a user to the group and added the AD group to the sharepoint group. The user is able to view and ...
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Retrieve users into particular group using Javascript

I have created 2 groups(epm and mobile). I inserted some users into particular group. How can I retrieve users based on current group? For example in a dropdown if I choose emp group I want to show ...
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How to send email to Owners Group using Powershell

I wanted to know how I can email, for example, a csv file to users who belong in the Owners group using PowerShell? I have found an example here and the code below is the sample provided: Send-...
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How to email csv file to Owners group using powershell

I have a script that exports data to a csv file listed below: $url = "http://portal.contoso.com" $site = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite($url) $web = $site.OpenWeb() $list = $web.Lists ...
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How to force update of AD group in SharePoint?

I need to force/trigger an update of an active directory group that is added as a domain group on a web. Some delayed timed job is not going to work (i.e. it is not an option to change the token-...
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how to insert users into particular group using csom javascript

I have created one group using csom javascript upto here working fine . I want to how to add users to particular group using csom javascript.Any ideas?
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How to change “Who can view the membership of the group” Group Members to Everyone through csom javascript

I was wondering if it's possible to alter a setting of a group such as Who can view the membership of the group? Setting from Group Members to Everyone through CSOM or through SP's web services. ...
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Referenicng a single user on an active directoy group inside People or group colum

I am working on a team site inside SharePoint web application 2013, and I have defined the following on my sub-site permission: Inside a "Service Desk Member" group I defined it to have an Active ...
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Best approach to have users that can add/edit/view but cannot delete items

I have created a new sub site named “Finance” of type team site and it comes with these 3 default groups:- Finance Member -----> Contribute Finance Owners -----> Full Control Finance Visitors --...
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Equivalent of Rest $filter in CSOM Caml query

I am trying to convert my rest implementation to CSOM. Rest API for the same : _api/web/sitegroups?$Filter=LoginName%20eq%20'Test_Grp' Unable to find an equivalent for $filter in lambda expressions. ...
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Why shouldn't I set group membership visibility to “Everyone”?

I just came out of a session on SharePoint permissions management, and one of the topics was on the use of SharePoint groups vs. AD groups; apparently there have been issues where, when a user is a ...
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Is it possible to update/set SPGroup IsHiddenInUI?

On SPGroup there is a property called IsHiddenInUI - a value that indicates whether this member should be hidden in the UI. However you can't set that (it is a get only). I'm creating some groups I ...
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Customize quick launch for groups [SharePoint 2013]

I have created multiple SharePoint user groups with different permission levels (i.e. different lists & libraries). Now I would like to customize the quick launch bar for the various groups to ...
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Report on when a user was added to a SharePoint group

How can I find the list of users inside a group, with details like date of addition with login name?
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URL/Link to sharepoint members group of subsite used as web template

Is there a simple way to create a link that points to the default "members" group of a subsite? I'm creating a subsite web template and would like to have a link for future site managers that goes ...
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Can I create a group of dynamically added recipients, based on a datasheet?

I want my intranet users to send email to a distribution group. Not so strange so far, just a regular send list. But instead of a classic list with individually added recipients, they should be ...
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Sharepoint designer check if user member of group

I have a approbation workflow that sends email to a SharePoint group. http://puu.sh/jMwpb/3d56c161e7.png How can I check if the item creator is member of group SharePoint? I don't find any condition. ...
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Sharepoint Online CSOM Powershell - Remove Permission level for a Group in a list

I have a list in which I want to remove "Contribute" Permission Level for a particular group "List Members Group". After removing this, I want to add "Read" Permission level. Basically, I want the ...
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How can I add a SharePoint group as a term group manager in managed metadata?

I have been requested to replace the individual users indicated as group manager for a particular term group with a SharePoint group. The group name checks out fine, but when I attempt to save it ...
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Retrieving Permission of ListItem

For sites, we always use the web context to retrieve all the groups for the site. However, I have requirement to retrieve all the users and groups for a list item. The list item has its own permission ...
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Workflow 2013 Task assigning and emailing to SharePoint 2013 Groups?

Just to confirm.. Is it possible to use a workflow 2013 to Assign a Task to a SharePoint 2013 Group? Is it possible to email a SharePoint 2013 Group from Workflow 2013?
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How to get groups permissions per site collection

I need to make a list for all the users and the permissions that they have in the site contents inside a site collection. Since all users are getting permissions through SP groups, I need to know the ...
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Add user in group with permission problem

In my site, I add user with powershell to a group. Set-SPUser -Identity $User -Web $siteCollUrl -Group $group The user appear in the groupe but when I do a "check permission" on the SharePoint ...
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Powershell Added groups not showing in Site Permissions

I'm using Powershell to do the following: 1. Create Custom Permission levels 2. Create new SharePoint Groups based on these levels 3. Add AD Groups to the SharePoint groups The SharePoint groups are ...
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SharePoint Access Requests - default to Visitor / Read or custom group

For SharePoint Access Requests, how can we default the requested permission to Visitor/Read-Only or (preferably) a custom group? They seem to default to Contribute for us: By "forcing" the access ...
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FBA Extranet - Inconsistent Access Denied for different users

Update: the issue appears to be related to our OU structure. The accounts that aren't working are in a different OU. But we're not sure what in the OU structure would prevent their logging-in. They're ...
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Added two groups to library permissions, then couldn't add any more

I started adding groups to one of my libraries and it allowed me to add two, then wouldn't let me add anymore. I went to site settings, permissions, add group, and created the SharePoint group "...
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Change Group permission using JSOM in SP 2013

I'm trying to change the permissions of an SP Group in an SPWeb using JSOM. I can add a new role using a new RoleDefinitionBindingCollection oblect to the group. But a similar approach to remove a ...
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Show specific parts of masterpage depending on user group

I've my custom masterpage in SharePoint application, it has my custom menu, something like: <ul> <li> option 1</li> <li> option 2</li> <li> option 3</li> etc....
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How can I get the current user groups in my aspx page in SharePoint 2013?

I am trying to filter some webparts based on user's group in my SharePoint Default.aspx page. To do this, I want to define if a user is member of a group first and then use a conditional statement to ...
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SharePoint newly created Group's description is not fetched using CSOM

I use below code to get the SharePoint Site group's data. Description of the default groups like owners, visitors were fetched correctly but the same code returns null for newly created group's ...
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Exclude a user from root sitecollection

How can I exclude a user from my site collection in SharePoint Online? He is also in the group, Everyone except external users. The problem is that if I remove that group then maybe the permission ...
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Adding a SharePoint Group to a Document Library

I've been asked to create a document library and restrict it's use to a team of people. I've created the document library and also a SharePoint group with the team members. I'm able to add the group ...
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Adding Read-Only-permissions to a list for a Sharepoint Group using Powershell CSOM

I am trying to add read-only-permissions to a specific group called "Students" for a list I have created called "Quiz". I have to use PowerShell CSOM, and in every other tutorial I've been through, ....
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List Break Inheritance, Copy Parent Roles, Delete a Particular Group

I want to delete a particular Group of permissions after breaking inheritance on List and copying parent roles down. The code i have is, which is working, my question is is this the correct method to ...
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Member from group with edit permissions can't add/edit items, other users from same group can

I have this weird thing where sometimes, a user contacts me to say they can no longer add or edit items from a document library or list. When I check the groups that have edit permissions on those ...