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Edit permissions, but not to all documents

I have a document library having documents (eg: word,pdf etc). User has add and edit permission to the library (required) But user should be able to edit a particular document. Can I set the ...
2
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3answers
30 views

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 ...
2
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2answers
41 views

sharepoint 2013 online permission bug

I think I found a bug in SharePoint 2013 Online. I have created a site with "internal documents" that has unique permissions set. If I save this site as a web template and I create a new site with ...
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53 views

How to show certain documents in one library only to users who are member of certain group?

I'm trying to figure out how to show a view of a library only to users who are a member of a SharePoint group, which is also specified in the document library as a value in a column. Example: If I ...
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1answer
31 views

Break Role Inheritence Problem

I used following script provided by Nadeem for breaking permission inheritance of folder. but for me, when I tested ,it doesn't break inheritance at all. it is just assigning new group to the ...
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67 views

Search results including metadata keywords always “hidden”

One of our 2013 sites (dedicated to hosting a large document library) has developed a weird quirk in its search. When you search within a library to find documents related to a managed metadata ...
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40 views

Add a folder to a document library and break permission inheritence

I have a web part that is being used to manually add folders to document libraries (Part of the requirements is that only administrators can add folders, contributors must only be able to add ...
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1answer
49 views

“Cannot open ..(document)” error for just the users with full control

I have a document library but when a user with full control for these document cannot open the document. But users with just read,view permission can open them. And the users with full control for ...
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1answer
63 views

Creating Document Library View Permissions

I working with SP2013 and do not have access to SP Designer. I need assistance with the following: I want to create a document library. The objective is to have: 1. view that allows users with ...
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1answer
459 views

SharePoint 2013: “Shared With” gives “Unexpected response data from server”

After a considerable amount of headache with a strange server configuration I inherited from the past SysAdmin, I managed to clean up old installations of SharePoint on our Windows Server 2008 R2 ...
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1answer
33 views

What permission level is required to create a view of a document library?

I have a group of users that need to be able to add/edit documents to a library but not create their own view. What permission level should I give them?
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40 views

Share a file on document list to people on group where current user belongs

I'm new to SharePoint 2013 and I would like to ask if it's possible to share a file on a document lib to the group where current uploader of file belongs. Example: Group: Sharepoint Sales Group ...
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2answers
180 views

Permission issue in Document Library - Read Only user is able to edit and save document

Scenario: I am logged in as a site owner of a SharePoint 2010 site with full permission on a Document Library. I have a test account that has only Read and Limited Access permission to this ...
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1answer
378 views

How to open word documents in read-only mode from a Document Library? Do not allow edit and save

I am trying to disable the end-user from being able to edit and save texts to a word document file in SharePoint 2010 Document Library. Is this done via access/permission settings? As in, give the ...
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2answers
50 views

Short question about individual permissions for documents in a document library

Sorry if this is a really dumb question, but I can't quite figure it out. If I make a document library with no permissions for other people but me, will I and only I be able to see what's inside? ...
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0answers
22 views

Basic permissions for site

I'm new to Sharepoint and I'm facing the problem of setting the permissions of my Infopath Document Library properly. What I want to do is to be able to insert a simple form in my sharepoint site, I ...
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1answer
78 views

Read Permissions on library site gets access denied with Limited access on site

I have a site with limited access for the group "ABCD" and the same group in library in the same site with Read permissions. I added a user to group "ABCD" having Limited access on site and also to ...
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1answer
218 views

Visual studio 2012 Workflow 2013 to change file permissions in SharePoint 2013 Document?

Possible to change file level permission on a document (in document library) with Visual studio 2012 workflow for SharePoint Online 2013?
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317 views

SharePoint Online 2013 Document Library - Allow users to only see, edit and delete their own files

SPO 2013 Document Library Users and Owner Groups. Owners can do everything User should be able to upload. But they should only be able able to view, edit and delete their own documents. Ideally, ...
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126 views

Can SharePoint 2013 Workflow add a user from a people column to permissions on an item/file?

I have a Document library with users that can only add new items permission by default. There is a new people column in that library. I presume I can manually change permissions on one file to let a ...
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3answers
460 views

Document Library - filtering or permissions, how to?

First of all, i'm learning SP, so it might be a silly question. I got superusers and users. Users must be allowed to see the content of the library and only the items, they have uploaded. Superusers ...
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1answer
404 views

SharePoint Permissions not working

I am using SharePoint 2010. When I set permissions (I Only grand myself access) on a document library or folder or document EVERYONE can still see it and download the documents. Why is that? What is ...
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1answer
398 views

Word Documents in Library Erroring and Unable to Overwrite

I have a document library and a number of times I have experienced an issue where, upon trying to open a document in Word for editing, it throws an error The file filename.docx cannot be opened ...
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1answer
36 views

Allow users to “edit permissions” on their own documents

We have a customer who expressed a need to allow the "Author" of a document to edit the permissions of that specific document, without giving him/her the "Edit permission" - permission in the entire ...
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1answer
287 views

“Add Document” link is disappear when Permission to only SPFolder

I have given SPUser user1 permission to only SPFolder I dont want to give read access to specific site or document library. suppose there is one web http://contoso.com/sales and i want to give ...
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3answers
216 views

Permissions for a custom document library

I would like to include a document library in my SharePoint site and make it visible only to a certain group of people. All other content on the web site should remain available to everyone. How can I ...
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1answer
250 views

SharePoint 2010 Add new item link disappears with broken inheritance

Hello Stackexchange SharePoint masters :) I've been a long time reader of this marvelous source of information but at long last I could not find a solution to a problem I encountered so I figured it ...
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1answer
382 views

Give anonymous access to explicit page in document library

I have the following situation (SharePoint 2010): A document library contains publishing pages. Anonymous access is enabled. The publishing pages are separeted in folders. Now i have the situation ...
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3answers
612 views

Difference b/w Read and View Only

I have a requirement to setup a permission level, where user can only see the document and see the associated metadata columns but cannot download or open the document. We have a permission level ...
2
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1answer
313 views

InfoPath Form Works Under Admin Account But Not Under Regular User

An InfoPath browser enabled form that has udcx connections from a connection library, code in C# and some rules, was created and tested on the SharePoint server and functions more or less as designed ...
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1answer
221 views

How to make different permission on document library?

I want to make document library that can filter view from the user organisation by region. In my Institution has 3 levels that has different level of access file. The hierarchy of user level can be ...
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3answers
3k views

Add group to Library permissions using powershell

I have written a script that created a document library called "Audit Logs" for every site collection in our environment. I then wanted to ensure that only Site Collection administrators and the ...
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3answers
688 views

How can I change Document library permissions for all site collections using powershell?

Total Powershell newbie here, but I have managed to write a couple scripts so far that have been working. We are using 2010 Enterprise edition, and I have been tasked with creating a script that will ...
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96 views

Open documents from library in edit mode, just in intranet. How to open externally?

Good evening. I have a document library, with some Word documents. I am trying to open the documents in Edit Mode, but I only have sucess when I'm on local intranet. What is happening? And how to ...
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222 views

People picker finds group, then says no exact match found

I'm trying to add a group to a document library to give them permission to see it. If I type the group name and ask SP to check it, it says No exact match was found If I search the address book it ...
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2answers
2k views

Users with 'Contribute' cannot edit/delete from Library (Sharepoint 2010)

An issue has recently been brought to my attention that users with Contribute access to a Document Library cannot actually Edit/Delete items. Whenever users go to Edit a document they get an Access ...
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1k views

Users in group with Read permission are able to edit documents and save back to Sharepoint

So I have a group of users for which the group permission on a document library is set to Read. There are other groups with other permissions, but there is no overlap in terms of group members. ...
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2answers
436 views

The impact of BreakRoleInheritance()

I call BreakRoleInheritance on a document (the actual list item) in order to assign someone of less permissions the 'contribute' rights to that particular item. In doing that, have I 'broke' the ...
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1answer
442 views

Item-level permissions on document library

I ultimately want to grant users edit permission only on the items they created. According to this article: http://www.hersheytech.com/Blog/SharePoint/tabid/197/entryid/28/Default.aspx I can do ...
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2answers
95 views

Document library item permissions

I have a document library containing a lot of personal information. Originally only admins could see the library but now it has been decided that users need to see their own information. Admins have ...
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1answer
702 views

Set fine-grain permissions through a workflow on a single document

Here's the scenario: When a document is created within a specific document library, a workflow will be started. This workflow will require the document owner to select a number of users to be either ...
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votes
1answer
106 views

Can sharepoint enforce section level authorizations in an uploaded office document?

Take for e.g. an excel document. There may be a set of rows in the excel assigned to a person/team to work on. Only that person or team is authorized to edit those rows in the excel sheet. Does ...
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3answers
522 views

Error in opening sharepoint site using SPSite

I created document using office XML but now i m going to store that document in sharepoint library then it giving me an error like ["The Web application at {siteUrl} could not be found. Verify that ...
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votes
3answers
602 views

How to give a visitor user, contribute access in a document library folder

I am facing problem in giving a visitor user permission as "Contribute" on a perticular folder inside a document library. In my scenario the user is added in the top site collection inside visitor ...
3
votes
1answer
151 views

Grant permissions on documents in a document center based on the document ID

First of all let me start by saying that I'm not a professional SharePoint 2010 developer. I know some basics and read about how SharePoint is constructed and stuff, played with it a little, but it ...
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1answer
899 views

EventReciever to change permissions

I am trying to create an event reciever on a document library that on creation it removes all permissions and gives the author contribute writes. All other users get nothing. I have the following ...
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1answer
495 views

How to provide read-only access to a subset of library documents?

Let's say we have a library of Dept docs with R/W access for Dept members. - Some of the Dept docs need to be shared but not all, only that are "ready" to be shared as READONLY to Dept Visitors. - ...
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1answer
159 views

User permissions for sharepoint site and objects sharepoint 2010

We have 4 document libraries in a site (Doc1, Doc2, Dco3, Doc4). There are around 20 users in the site and out of them for 4 users we want contribute permisions on the Doc2 and read only permission ...
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397 views

Get Permissions with client object model

i want to add a permission on a folder who's inside a document library with javascript/jquery/client object model. The problem i have is, its a custom permission level created when some feature is ...
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1answer
427 views

Javascript, cannot complete this action

i am currently running some code on a sharepoint front end and am getting this error "Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException" "Cannot complete this action.\n\nPlease try again." So i looked into this and ...