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

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List Sharepoint groups powershell - missing groups

I am using this code to list all groups within a web app. When I look at results not all the groups are there. When I go to the root of the site - people and groups, the groups are there. Why are ...
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Change SharePoint group owner with Powershell to a SharePoint group

I have this PS script to change the group owner of a SharePoint group to a domain user. I would like to use this script to change it to an existing SharePoint group. The current script only allows ...
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How to reset a user's permissions

I need to reset the permission granted to a user in a Sharepoint 2013 farm. That is: revoking any permissions ever granted to this user (Read, Collaboration, etc...) for any sites, lists, folders, ...
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filter by group

I'm trying to set up a calendar on SharePoint. A calendar item has a people picker to hold who the item is for. I have created groups for each project and have added people to the relevant group. I am ...
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Display all groups on 1 page instead of 30 per page.

I'm trying to find all groups in a site and their users. We don't have access to the server so I can't run any scripts to get that information. I know how to find all the groups but the page shows ...
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How do I grant permissions to a Domain Group?

I need to add users to a domain group in SharePoint 2010 and I'm not sure how. When I click Site Permissions>Grant Permissions I can add users to a SharePoint group but not the listed domain groups
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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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Find all groups the current user is within

I’m attempting to see if any groups in Site collection contains logged in. Part 1. Get all groups with name starting with ‘Impact’ Part 2. Loop through Impact groups and fetch users, if user matches ...
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Why does a workflow cancel with “access denied” for all but users with Full Control accesse?

I am working with an existing SharePoint deployment that has a convoluted security structure. After cleaning up permissions a bit, an approval workflow for absence requests is somehow not working for ...
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The old name of domain group shows up always

We granted permissions to group1 on a site collection. After a while we created a new OU on AD and moved group1 to this OU and renamed the group to group1New. However we still get the old name of the ...
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How to set associatedOwnerGroup with REST API in SharePoint 2013?

Can you please let me know how to set associatedOwnerGroup with REST API to new site which does not have any group. I have created new group & able to Add Role. But I am not able to get any help ...
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Workaround for inviting external users to site-level groups in office365

I've got a site collection where each subsite requires their own unique permission groups (Let's call them siteVisitors, siteMembers and siteOwners) Users in the siteMembers and siteVisitors groups ...
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Web Content based on Sharepoint Groups

I have a web page that is open for the entire user base to access. I want to add some web content on this page that will only be displayed if they are part of a Sharepoint Group. Role specific ...
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Retrieving Groups for current user always returns zero results

I'm using the new REST api in 2013 to retrieve information about the current user. My issue is that I always get zero results for the Groups element. This is what I'm using: ...
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How to hide permission group membership list from members

This has been asked before and sort of answered here with a workaround. However I'm hoping that there is a more direct solution. I need to use permission groups to restrict access to content for an ...
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Show appropriate view based on user permission

I have a document library with different views. Some user must update some columns and other users must update other columns. Is it possible to display different views based on which group user ...
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AD Group's Display Name showing up as DOMAIN/accountname in Sharepoint 2007

I am an absolute beginner when it comes to Sharepoint and I am current facing an odd issue right now where one of our AD security group's displayname field is showing up as DOMAIN/accountname : The ...
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How to hide members of groups from other members within same group

I have not been able to find a way to make this possible yet, but we don't want any members to be able to see who else is in their permission groups. I've seen the setting for limiting membership ...
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Recreate the Style Resource Readers group

2013 Enterprise One of our client's site collections suffered the unfortunate fate of having its Style Resource Readers group deleted. For quick damage control I gave all users permissions to the ...
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How to add AD Group to SharePoint Group using Powershell

I want to create a SharePoint Group named "SomeGroup" and then want to add crossponding Active Directory Group to this SharePoint Group "SomeGroup". I have searched but not found any good example to ...
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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 = ...
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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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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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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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Cant see the default Approver group in SharePoint site

I am admin to one of my Sharepoint site collection . I have a workflow running on one of the list in my list where my colleague is suppose to approve. If he is busy in his scheduled I should be able ...
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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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View Month and Year of Group calendar

I have setup a group calendar using this article http://absolute-sharepoint.com/2014/06/create-color-coded-group-calendar-sharepoint-2013-step-step.html Now I see all the users in week view with all ...
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Permanently add persons to a group calendar view

I tried out the group calendar feature in SP2010 and it works pretty good. My only problem is that every time I load the page with the calendar view, it only adds my current user in the calendar. So I ...
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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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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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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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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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What does setting “Who can view the membership of the group” to everyone do when creating groups

Ive set "Who can view the membership of the group?" to everyone when creating a security group in 2010 and im wondering what this actually does? How do users without full control view this group as ...
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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: ...
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How to programmatically get all groups that have permissions on site?

I found this question and that person was asking how to get all the groups from a site, but instead he already has code that returns groups that have permissions on the site. And that is what I am ...
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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 ...
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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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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. ...