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SharePoint 2013 event reciever change list item-level permission

I have created a Discussion board list inside my site (sp2013) and i want to change item-level permission programmatically. Actually, i can do this from the User Interface via the "shared with" but ...
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How to prevent users from adding items to a list when the same user already has another item pending approval in that list?

When a user adds an item to a list (called 'Conference List') an approval workflow is kicked off. During the approval process, the user should not be able to submit another item to the same list. If ...
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sharepoint 2010 user profiles Access denied error

We have provisioned MySites for users and created a new permission level according our company requirements, wherein the Mysite is visible only to the MySite owners. Now, from which ever page we are ...
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editing list item by users in different groups with different permissions

What is the best solution to acchieve following scenario programmatically (Visual Studio) in a Farm solution. There is a document library, two different Site groups (Managers and Approvers). The ...
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How do you display a list of users with full control?

I am currently working on creating a visual web part that displays a list of users with full control to a SharePoint site, along with their loginID and email. The code I've written lists all the users ...
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Filter lists based on user permissions

I am following this guide to help me solve my problem. However, it is causing issues when I try to save the edited code in SharePoint Designer. I would greatly appreciate If someone could help me ...
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Restricted Read Over Contribute Permission Sp 2013

I have a Document library where userA has been placed under 2 groups. Group1 has been given Restricted Read and Group2 has been given Contribute. In this Scenario UserA cant edit the document even ...
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Configuring site permissions

Perhaps I don't know how to search for this but I cant manage to find anything in the forums here that address this specifically. If I am in error concerning that PLEASE point me in the right ...
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Browse button issue - Asset Picker

I just did a Backup - Restore of a site collection from one farm to another. On the destination after the restore, the "Browse..." is no longer working - the one that is used to navigate within ...
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Accidentally removed all permissions from a site, any way to recover them?

Short of a full restore from backup I mean. Apparently we don't have a current one. This site has a ton of broken permissions and we don't have a master list of them, so it's going to be difficult to ...
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Cannot remove my user from Site Administrators

I would like to remove my user from the Site Admistrators just for test purposes. I've removed it in Site Administrators in Central Administration and all groups I was in. I am not even in the server ...
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Is it possible to block a site-level owner from a library?

Due to business reasons, there are multiple site owners for a SharePoint site for which I'm the primary administrator. I have a need to store a file on the SharePoint site to take advantage of version ...
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Sharing a link causing unauthorised access error

I have created a page and it is shared with everyone. When I send a user a link to that http://sharepoint.ac.uk/DispForm.aspx?ID=1, the user get an error saying they are not authorised to view the ...
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Create permission level & add user to list in sp-hosted app

I am trying to follow the exact example code from http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/jj246414(v=office.15).aspx to get it work in an app web. I execute the code from console within app ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Use a Subsite's Permissions Group at the Parent Level

Is it possible to use a permissions group created at the subsite level as a group at the parent level? As an example, I have a parent site and a subsite. The subsite uses a locally maintained group ...
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All user lost permissions including system account

All users have lost all the permissions on the site collection. Even the System account can not perform any action. I have reviewed the services and profile sync is correct.
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Document sharing history, who shared this document with whom and when?

Is there a way to see when exactly a document was "shared" with someone else? For example, John doesn't have access to see Document A. So Matt, who has access to the document, clicks "Share" on the ...
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Prevent the assignment of full control

Is there any way to allow someone to assign permissions, while preventing them from assigning the Full Control permissions level? Our organization (site-collection) has multiple sub-organizations ...
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Post MicroBlog message which includes Hashtags - InsufficientPermissions Error

I have a webpart in the master page which uses a jscript file to perform microblogging operations. This webpart has similar features like OOB NewsFeed part. There is no problem if I create a post ...
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Calendar editing

Does Sharepoint have a permission setting that will allow only a user to add to a calendar/site and edit only their additions to the the calendar/site and is will not allow editing of anyone elses? ...
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Deny users access to site home, allow access to document library

I am using SharePoint Foundation 2010 and working on managing permissions at the moment. I would like all users to have access to the document library "Shared Documents". I would like only users part ...
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inheritance and subsites/site templates

I have a visitor group on my root site. I have a site template with my custom internal document library (no inheritence from root etc, and i removed visitor group from inheritance etc) After i have ...
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Error in SharePoint hosted app: Add permission level to the list programmatically

I am trying to add permission to the list which I have created in my app. I am trying to give current user some permission to add update delete items from my list. I have used one article from MSDN ...
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RoleAssignments with REST API and oAuth

I'm attempting to use the REST API to migrate files from our users' personal sharepoint sites (e.g. http://organization-my.sharepoint.com/personal/bob@organization.onmicrosoft.com). The account which ...
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Manage Lists Permission - Create Document Libraries but not edit columns?

Is it possible in SharePoint 2010 to allow users to create lists and libraries, but not allow them to modify the site columns or any other information in Library Settings? If so, are we able to have a ...
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The server was unable to save the form at this time. please try again

I'm receiving the following error message when trying to add or update a list item. "the server was unable to save the form at this time. please try again" The list has some folders and I ...
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Break Inheritance Of Permissions on site - SharePoint 2010

Good day, I have saved a site as a template and would like to enforce it that when a new site is created based on that template, the groups on the new site are like the ones on the template. I have ...
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Permissions / Forms for Task List Submission Only

I'm currently setting up a SharePoint 2010 site and my division will be using the Task List functionality to manage our work. One of the requirements is for customers external to our division be able ...
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How can I set the permissions to gear icon

I have 4 different type user groups I want to display gear icon for Site administrators and Site owners only.Where can I set the permissions to gear icon
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SharePoint List Permissions - Edit Items = Edit Pages

I have a serious problem. When I give a visitors group edit permissions on a list, they have permission to edit all pages associated with that list, such as adding/removing web parts from the views. I ...
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Override list behaviors permission not working the way it should

I don't get it why Permission: Override List Behaviors - Discard or check in a document which is checked out to another user, and change or override settings which allow users to read/edit ...
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List view permissions

We have a PDF file in a SharePoint 2010 Documents library and have created a simple view that shows that one file. We'd like to limit who sees it based on an AD group. From everything on the web, it ...
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Assign unique permision on the Page level

I have the following inside my publishing site:- 5 enterprise Wikis sub sites. For each sub-site I have defined unique security groups on who can read, contribute, have full control on each such sub ...
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Permissions needed by System security officer

In our current setup. I am responsible for Sharepoint in our company. This means that I do everything from deploying to application support to giving users rights to the platform when it is required. ...
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Setting permissions on folder not working

I am using SharePoint 2010. I set permissions on my folder but yet everyone can still see and access the documents in the folder. What is going on here?
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Recurse subsites - Where user has Explicit Permissions

I have a need to recursivily display all subsites which a user only has explicit permissions to view. Trying to avoid pulling back all sites that have All Authenticated Users permissions. I found an ...
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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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Add users with specific permissions for a library in sharepoint

Good Morning All, I have one issue in sharepoint. I have multiple libraries and I created new user with permission "Read", I want him to read only the documents in 2 libraries and I assigned him to ...
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Permissions changes repeatedly and randomly revoked

Until recently all users had access to some surveys in one of my sites. Suddenly their rights were revoked. I assumed someone had removed them accidentally (an issue for another time), so I added them ...
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Creating bespoke permissions on an Excel file in a SP doc library

In SP2010 we have a document library containing an excel file. A number of users have contribute permissions on this library. However, our users are now saying they want to restrict permissions. What ...
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site collection admin does not have permission to access web app

I have a SharePoint web app (let's say http:// providers), wherever I try to access this app (which only contains the root site collection) I get an "You are not authorized to view this page" IIS ...
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SharePoint groups show no members in UI, but do in powershell?

I have a SharePoint 2010 (SP1 OCT 2012 CU) farm with two web applications. The root site collections of both these web applications have SharePoint groups that are showing no members in the UI. I ...
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Allow Contribute-user to delete only draft version?

We have a SharePoint 2010-portal for document collaboration, developed for one of our customers. The require the ability for authors to be able to delete their own draft versions, but not published ...
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Maintaining role groups and users in two farms simultaneously?

We currently have two farms - a SharePoint 2007 one and a SharePoint 2010 one. We have the same groups in both farms and the same userbase. At the moment when someone joins or leaves the company ...
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Permission and Access & Edit Item

i created 2 Groups "Site Owners" ( with Approve & Contribute Permission) and "Site Member" (only Contribute Permission ) and i have 3 account (Administrator, Useradmin ,UserMember ). "Site Owners" ...
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User Profile Service: Can add my user to Administrators, but not Permissions

I'm trying to run a Powershell script that updates the "PictureURL" for a specific FBA user on my SharePoint 2010 site. However, the script returns an error saying: New-Object : Exception calling ...
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sharepoint 2010 hide admin pages

I have several lists on a public facing sharepoint site that are open to the public. These are simple lookup lists and this configuration can't change (not my call). Since users have access to the ...
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Only give permission to modify/delete a list item to the user that created it

I have created a simple Hyperlink list on which everyone can create, edit and delete items. Now I need to add some more restrictive permissions similar to the following: Only the users that created ...
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Infopath form opens as read only and cannot be submitted by only some users

We have an infopath form that we created so our staff can submit their expenses through SharePoint. This form then needs to be signed and approved by someone in upper management. Once a form is ...
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Allow users to approve another task

I have created a custom workflow in SharePoint Designer where I want users to have the ability to approve anothers task if need be. I use a "Custom Task Process" to assign the task to the user. ...