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How do I determine a user's SharePoint group membership using the client object model?

I want to redirect users from a landing page to another page in SharePoint 2010, based on their group membership. I need to do this using JavaScript (ECMAScript) and not server side code.
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How does Membership show in Mysite - SharePoint 2010?

I am a member of site collection however membership tab does not show any information in my Mysite even after a week. I understood that SharePoint 2010 uses a timer job to collect the membership ...
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SharePoint 2010 web membership through Active Directory group web-part to display user list

I'm building a SharePoint environment that will be composed of many departmental sub-sites. Each of these sub-sites will have membership defined through Active Directory groups. I need to display on ...
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How do I showing a user's site memberships in the top navigation bar?

I have a site setup which has a common shared root site. But the subsites (site collections on a managed path) aren't for all users. I want the main site's top navigation bar to show the main site ...
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FBA accounts not found

I have a strange issue where when I call EnsureUser I get an error that the SharePoint user is not unique or cannot be found. I have set up claims auth in 2010 using SQL membership provider. Got all ...
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Why does Membership not show up in Mysite?

We just upgraded to 2010. When I provision a new SharePoint site, it is now not populating in the SharePoint Site Lists on My Site. (Formerly Memberships in 2007). I have rerun the profile sync and ...
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Permissions required to share a document

Do you have to be a member of a site in order to be able to share documents? I have a user outside of the Teamsite, with explicit edit access inside a document set only - he cannot share those files ...
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External Access to Sharepoint 365 Site

My organization has a ASP.Net Extranet site that uses the standard .NET SQL membership provider DB using forms authentication, and we also have a Sharepoint site on Office 365 for our internal users ...
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SPSecurityTokenService.Issue() failed: System.ArgumentException: Cannot get Membership Provider with name xxxxx

Really need help with this issue. I've been struggling for about 4 hours today with this issue and no luck.. Tried everything and every article out there but obviously missed something. Here's the ...
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See a users permissions (all group memberships)

This seems like a silly question, but I can't find the solution myself and not on the web. I need to find out which groups a user is a member of. (Similar to the "Member Of" tab in active directory) ...
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Check if user is member of group

I have a SharePoint group name "Admin". Can someone provide me JavaScript code to check if the current logged in user belongs to this group? I have a query which I want to run based on this ...
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People and Groups page seems to be cached

I have a dev server for a SharePoint 2010 Publishing site, with a problem. When I log into SharePoint as a Site Collection Admin (among other group memberships) and go to the site collection site ...
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How to get users/usergroups from an lookup column from SPField

I have a custom list for example "MyCustomListA" I have created a custom ListForm template and overide the ListFieldIterator. I have overide the ListFieldIterator and CreateChildControls to implement ...
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Discussion membership counter is not accurate

The membership counter on our SharePoint 2013 discussion board is not accurately counting the numbers of people who have joined the board. We think it may be related to the fact that the 'join the ...
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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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1answer
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Why is IsCurrentUserMemberOfGroup throwing an exception when run on SPSite.RootWeb?

Running this code in PowerShell (or even in a web context in C#) gives an unexpected behavior: Calling IsCurrentUserMemberOfGroup directly on the RootWeb object gives an exception, and worse: it ...
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SharePoint 2010 - My Site Memberships Tab

I know that you have to be added to a 'member' group for the site to show within the Membership tab of My Site. However, if you have many permission groups on a site, does the Membership tab only ...
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How to get sub-sites of a sub-site?

I'm working on a user control that should show all site names, within a given site, for the current FBA user. My site is structured using SP Groups, FBA Roles and FBA users, i.e. 'Harry' is a ...
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Get sites from which user is member of user's My Site

One of the requirements of our SharePoint installation is that in each user's My Site-Profile, we need to show what pages he is a member of - separated by site categories (projects, etc.) In other ...
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Member Sites not syncing to My Site - SharePoint 2010

We are running a SharePoint 2010 environment and the member sites for our users are not showing up. I have read through a bunch of articles including this one How does Membership show in Mysite - ...
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Membership Methods invoked by web.EnsureUser

Can someone please tell me what are the Membership methods called by the web.EnsureUser method. I know there are methods like GetUser (and its other overload), FindUsersByName, FindUsersByEmail, ...
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CAML query to select users IDs

I'm trying to select users ids from custom tasks lists. All users are in one SP Group and I need to collect users Ids that doesn't have tasks. query.Query = string.Format("<And><Membership ...