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“The server was unable to save the form at this time. Please try again.” … when submitting the Create form

I am facing this strange problem inside my sharepoint 2013 enterprise server, where users are able to view the Create new item link and Create form, but when they try submitting the create form , they ...
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What permissions do I need to update SiteCacheSettingsWriter with Powershell?

I'm trying to enable and configure output cache on a site collection with Powershell. But I get an Access denied when running the script. Exception calling "Update" with "0" argument(s): "Access ...
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Read rights on list items

I have a problem on my Sharepoint 2013 site, users can't view items in list created by another user, unless they are in site collection admin group if they are in that group they can see all created ...
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SharePoint Add-In Without “Basic Information about the users of this site” Permission

I am developing a SharePoint Add-In to be published into the Office365, When I install the Add-In into my Office365 account, it shows that my Add-In is asking for the following permission: "Let it ...
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Multi language sites

We are about to create a multi lingual portal for a customer that has offices in many countries. We will have site collections with different language packs. All our users will have access to the ...
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Install app for SharePoint using PowerShell - permissions on user profiles

I'm trying to install our app using the PowerShell and after running the application I get an error while accessing the user profile data. We are using the following permissions in our app: ...
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What is the negative side of 'Remove-SPUser' in SharePoint 2010?

I may have to cleanup the inactive users, so thought of using the 'Remove-SPUser' cmdlet as below. Remove-SPUser -Identity "demo.net\karthik" -Web http://demo.net/testA/testA1/testA1a -Confirm:$false ...
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“Discard a check-out” Option in Ribbon disabled

We have a problem with the "Discard a check-out" option in ribbon. The user checks out a page and without editing anything in the page, wants to discard the page by clicking the button which is ...
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Managing my user permissions for my Publishing site  enterprise wiki

I have created 5 separate enterprise wiki sites, which can be accessed using the following URLs:- …Wiki/HrManuals ..Wiki/SalesManuals ..Wiki/TechnicalManuals ..Wiki/legalManuals Now I need to ...
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Get SharePoint group permissions level name based on group name Using SharePoint Rest API

I am trying to get SharePoint User group permissions (Ex: Read, Contribute) based on the group name using SharePoint Rest API. My goal is to get the permission level of the group and disable features ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Break inheritance subsite

i want to break the inheritance of a subsite. I know which button I have to press to solve this problem. But if I press this Button in the Ribbon UI in SharePoint, I cann not break the inheritance of ...
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Losing All Permissions upon editing List Item

I have access to SPD, and have SO permissions in the site collection. (no access to central admin) In a sub-site I have a list that tracks new-hires. I have workflows that run in the background. One ...
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Sharepoint Excel file opens Read Only when edit is selected

A user on a team sharepoint who has contribute permissions is getting a 'read only' version of ONE of the files in a folder. All other users can open normally and edit. However, when this user selects ...
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Hiding document sets based on field value

I have a large document set library (+ 4.000 folders). When a new document set is created the users define a department, which this document set belongs to (HR, IT etc.) The problem right now is that ...
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Setup item permissions using sharepoint workflow 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 workflow that was created for us by a third party. There is one copy of the workflow deployed on a test install of sharepoint and one in production. It is applied to a ...
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How to get a users' permission in Client Context model C#

Any idea how to convert the following code part to Client Context Model SPRoleAssignment currentUserRole = web.RoleAssignments.GetAssignmentByPrincipal(user); //Go through all Role Definition ...
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Cannot create listitem REST API in SP 2013 with contributes rights

I have an issue with our Travel Tool based on SharePoint 2013. This tool consists of different Content Types - all in their specific lists (travel requests, train rides, flights, etc.). There are two ...
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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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MySite Newsfeed: Follow without Permission

Users can see Newsfeeds from pages they follow even without access permission to the page. When a user follows a page and afterwards his access permission is revoked he can still see all old and new ...
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Set permission on ListItem level. Issue with usernames with Norwegian letters

I have created an EventReceiver that is setting permissions on ListItem level. I am having some problems with users having norwegian letters (æøå) in their username. For other users it works. Under ...
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allow contributor users to add web parts to a page without granting them “Add and Customize Pages” permission

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, and when contributor users try to add web parts they will get the following error:- A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be ...
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Changing the Modified Date of a List Item using the SharePoint Client Object Model (C#) with Contribute Permission

I have a small snippet of code that I use to update the Modified Date of a list item and it works great for users with Full Control permissions. However, for users with just Contribute access to the ...
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Cannot create new subsite in SharePoint 2013

When I tried to create a new subsite under a site collection, I get the error message "Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you." after I click the "Create" button. I entered the newsbweb.aspx by ...
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SharePoint 2010 Custom Permission Setup for Excluding One User from Top Level Site

Been thinking through an interesting problem I have been presented with and I'm looking for any ideas how to approach it! Here is the scenario Single Site Collection with multiple sub sites NT ...
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Sub-sites contributors and reader are unable to view the sub-site navigation

I have created a term store using the site collection administrator. And I associate this term store with a sub site navigation. But the problem I am facing is that the sub-site readers and even the ...
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GetUserEffectivePermissionInfo for the 2013 Rest API

Does anyone know if there is a client-side (preferably REST) equivalent to SPSecurableObject.GetUserEffectivePermissionInfo(username)??
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User Permissions Randomly Removed

have a user who lost permissions to author content in our site. I went and checked the authoring group and realized she was no longer a member. I figured someone had inadvertently removed her and ...
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Workflow Permissions

I have learned from this article http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee428324.aspx that "the default setting for associating a workflow is to allow users with Edit Item permissions to manually ...
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Foundation 2010 Search configuration without domain controller (Active Directory)

I have setup a SharePoint Foundation 2010 farm consisting of 2 servers: SQL Server and SharePoint all-in-one server. The setup is without a domain controller, which was possible with some effort with ...
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Setting rights for CustomAction. Problem with sandboxed or language?

I've got a CustomAction which contains a button. Only users with high level permissions should be able to see this button, so I tried setting the property Rights ="ManageWeb" on the CustomAction. ...
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Permissions set for documents in a library don't work from hyperlinks

I have a Sharepoint site which contains a document library with several folders, a forum etc. I have set up a group (30 people) who can view the site. One of the folders contains about 40 Word ...
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Sharepoint 2010: In external application need to get all sites with write permission for logged in user. [C++]

In my external application I need to find all sites with write permission for logged in user. I am using Web Services. Is there any web service available for this task? Or can I send a Query and get ...
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make a document visible but not readable

I have a SharePoint library that uses major and minor versions and has draft item security turned on so that Drafts are only visible to those with the Edit permission level. What I want to do is ...
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Does removing “Manage Personal Views” permission remove personal views?

If a user has "Manage Personal Views" permission, creates a personal view, then this permission is removed from their access. Will they still have their personal view?
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Can I share drafts when Draft Item Security is enabled

I have a document library in SharePoint that has Major and Minor (draft) revisions. Before any document is published, it has to be reviewed and approved by someone. Normally I would use the collect ...
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Give Permission To A User Using Workflow From One Site To Another

I have two sites say S1 and S2. On the S1 I have a workflow which checks particular condition in a list and performs an action (provides permission to a users on S1). Somehow, I need to check the ...
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Best practices on Folder permissions

When migrating a fileshare to SharePoint there is a tendency to copy the filestructure one-on-one to a library, and to maintain a permission setup based on folders. Sometimes I read articles that is ...
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Enumerate permissions without the possibility to change the request e-mail address

We want to give managers the rights to view who is authorized to visit their sites without giving any extra right on top of this. Working in SharePoint 2010. The permission level "Enumerate ...
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How do I get the highest permission level a user has in a site using c#

I am working on a task to clean up all permissions by removing users that are given individual permissions and adding them to groups with same permission level. There are multiple permission levels ...
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JavaScript: add AD security groups to list item permissions

I use the code below to group permissions on list items. This works fine for SharePoint groups. How'd I do this for AD security groups? (SP2013) restrictToGroup = function( a ) { var ctx = new ...
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how to find custom permission levels

How to find permission levels that are created by user for a site? i.e other than default permission levels. I want to use CSOM. Do anyone have idea about this?
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content search not visible in visitor permission access

I using SP2013 & have used slideshow of content search web part, now when I give visitor permission to someone they can't see that slideshow i.e. content search web part doesn't show up, it shows ...
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SharePoint 2013 permissions popup

Is there any way for when clicking on a link with restricted permissions to display a popup advising restricted access / "You do not have permissions" message rather than going to the system page that ...
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Stop inheritance for document library or list in SP Online

I have created a subsite, where I have kept the inheritance from the parent site. But what I would like to do is to create several document libraries where I stop the inheritance of the parent/sub ...
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Anything lost/reset when copying a sharepoint site?

After copying a site to a new location, does anything get lost or reset? For example, if I copy site "bar" from SiteCollection/bar to SiteCollection/foo/bar. Does the new copy preserve EVERYTHING ...
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Manage SharePoint Permissions with remote ASP.NET Application

We have the following requirment and and I have my doubts if this is possible to implement. Application is a standalone ASP.NET application with it's own SQL Data source Application should manage ...
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Variation French site does not show all the Global Navigations in french(target) site for user with read permission

I have a variation publishing site with English and French. http://portal.... /sites/HR/en-ca/ & http://portal.... /sites/HR/fr-ca/ I am using managed navigation and global navigation is based on ...
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workflow with consolidation stage sometimes comes back as error or cancelled

I have created a form library which takes an InfoPath form as its default. there are several workflows that created after a form has been created. One of the workflows contains a consolidation stage ...
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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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InheritedFrom property not appearing in permissions object in OneDrive for Business 2.0 api

When retrieving items permission using the OneDrive v2.0 API, the "inheritedFrom" property/object is missing. I'm getting the rest of the details: the permissions object, roles, granted to, and even ...