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Configuration information and permissions

So there's lots of articles about pros/cons of different configuration options, e.g. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee855123(v=office.12).aspx We are using a combination of property bags ...
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After converting 2010 feature to 2013, members with Contribute get AccessDenied

After converting all of our 2010 features to SharePoint 2013, I have found that if a user with the Contribute permissions level tries to access the site, they get redirected to AccessDenied.aspx. We ...
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List Permissions in SharePoint 2013

I am having some issues with what seems to be basic permissions. I've checked everything I can think of, but can't seem to make it work as desired. When the user from my SQL user database is ...
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How to check if user has read/write permission for a SPListItem in c#?

In my SP2010 visual webpart, I am checking permissions with the code below. Basically the current user is either an admin or a regular user. If they are an admin, they need to have permission to edit ...
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How to programmatically modify item level permissions prior to first save?

I've got a situation where there are strict permissions requirements on an a list of which I already have written a custom form. The requirement is that upon creation, based on metadata, only certain ...
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Limit view of a user to only their own items in list WITHOUT user permissions in SharePoint 2007

I'd like to be able to create a view for a list in which a user can see only those items that he/she creates. The caveat is that there are other parts of my site in which the user CAN view items that ...
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Configure permissions on documents libraries

First of all, i want to apologize for my english :) Im just a french student. I work on SP 2013 for 3 weeks now. I'm using it with powershell. I have to write a script that will create web app, sites ...
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Task Approve/Reject Permission

There is 3 participate for the workflow. They can approve/reject the task of the current item. I want every participate can approve/reject only their own tasks, not other participates. For example: ...
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SharePoint 2013 Permissions & Active Directory Synchronization

I am running into quite an annoying issue with SharePoint & AD Sync. Basically, SharePoint isn’t recognizing certain users inside the AD groups that I have created and it’s giving them the “Sorry ...
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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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SharePoint permission list - contribute minus ability to edit home page

Need: SharePoint permission list - contribute minus the ability to edit page contents (insert/delete new webparts). Also users in this group should be able to add/delete/update documents, create ...
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Required permissions to read from a farm's property bag?

Which permissions are required to read from a farm's property bag? Background: The property bag needs to be accessed read-only from a .NET application which runs under a specific user account on any ...
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SharePoint 2010 AD User permission not updated instantly in SharePoint

This is similar to the issue asked here in SE before Why are user permissions set in AD not updated immediately to SharePoint? but in my case it doesn't work. I have a SharePoint 2010 Enterprise ...
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Workflow getting Access denied when calling the rest webservice from subsite

i have following problem. I am using SP 2013 Online and i am trying to access some informations from the sub site, like http://[SPOnlineUrl]/SubSite/_api/web/title. But i will always get the annoying ...
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“Access Denied” error for a User with Full Control whenever editing a custom web part?

I have a difficult question and I really hope you could help me with it. To make things easier, I will structure my question as points as follows: This is a SharePoint 2010 Intranet environment. ...
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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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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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Sharepoint 2007 - Access Denied - User has 'Full Control'

User 'A' has Full Control on the document library. User 'A' also has full control for the specific Excel document. User clicks on 'Manage Permissions' for that Excel file, clicks 'Add New User' and ...
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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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Allow users to apply or modify folder/item permissions but not change permissions to the site

I've created a custom SharePoint group that does not allow for users to create groups or grant permissions, however I would like to allow them to control the permissions to specific items, lists or ...
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Best Approach to manage permissions for my parent and its sub sites

I have a parent site and 5 sub sites. Any user who can read any of the sub site should be able to read the parent site. But certain users can edit the parent site and specific sub sites.Currently my ...
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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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Site Collection Administrators permissions level?

I tried to answer this one via Google but the answers seem quite conflicting. I was wondering if anybody knows this answer definitively, or can reference any Microsoft documentation (I couldn't find ...
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Show Me the Perms - Conditionally Highlight viewlsts.aspx?

Many of my Lists and Libraries do not inherit the permissions of their parent Site. I'd like to modify _layouts/viewlsts.aspx to conditionally highlight the Lists/Libraries that have these broken ...
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How to deny a group of authenticated users access?

Our SharePoint environment has various securable objects that grant permission (at very least read permission) to the Active Directory group "all authenticated users". In other words, up until now, ...
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Metadata Navigation Tree will redirect to a document library instead of to a Wiki Library

I have added the following to my EnterpriseWiki.aspx page layout:- <asp:Content id="Content1" runat="server" contentplaceholderid="PlaceHolderLeftActions"> <wssuc:MetadataNavTree id="mdnt" ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 Workflow to change file permission in Document Library?

1.What are my options with SPD 2013 If I want to change file permission in a workflow? 2.Where does SPO host 2013 Workfows? 3.If connecting to SPO Can I use Worklow Manager 1.0? 4.Will I need to ...
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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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Search always return no result for contributors and reader, while it will work well for site collection administrate

I have two users group Contributor & Reader. And I have the following hierarchy:- Site Collection (containing both Contributor & Reader ) -Subsite A (containing both Contributor & ...
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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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claims/default zone issue

We have a 2010 environment with a Dev, stage, and production environment. We try to keep them identical (at least on stage and prod) the best we can. We are having a strange issue with getting our ...
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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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Allow site members to create public views

As a site owner, I can create views and mark them as 'public' - however site members can't (by default). How do I add this particular capability to a group? I don't want them to be able to change ...
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Is there a way to set more than two site collection administrators in 2010?

In SharePoint 2007 we had four site collection administrators for one collection. Now that we're upgrading it looks like you can only have one primary site collection administrator and one secondary ...
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Users cannot read enterprise keywords

we have a site collection (SP 2010) in which one list has a "enterprise keywords" column (managed metadata service). Well, the situation is that an user with administration permissions can read and ...
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Share Point 2010 cookie instantiation

User with read permission is unable to instantiate a cookie. However as a contributor we are able to read and access the cookie. What can we do?
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How is the user information list populated?

When you add a user with direct permissions somewhere within a site but they haven't yet visited SharePoint - will the user be added into the user information list automatically or only once they ...
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SP 2010 Permission issue

I have a site that has the correct permissions to allow contribute / full control of a document list, but when I add a document the options in the ribbon are all grayed out except for the read only ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Contributers unable to add pictures/upload documents to discussion board posts

I've recently set up a SharePoint 2013 site internally as a small intranet for our staff. I've set up a discussion board and managed to assign permissions so that all users are contributors and my ...
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How do i allow all visitors to see my sharepoint site

I have created a site and I want visitors to be able to read everything on the site (default setting). How do i achieve that?
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Get SharePoint Group Permissions Via PowerShell

I am looking for a PowerShell command to get the permissions of a SharePoint group on a securable object. I have googled for a while but without success. I am aware of the ...
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Customize user permissions [SharePoint 2010]

I am customizing the user permission levels in SharePoint 2010. I would like to create a group of people that could upload, edit or delete documents but not create/amend new site pages. I unchecked ...
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Adding list item when user does not have permissions question

I am trying to programmatically add a list item to a SharePoint list. The code works fine when executed by a user with contribute permissions, but does not work when a user has view only. Funny thing ...
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User Cannot Be Found when page is Checked In or Published due to People Picker column

We just deployed a new site collection. News pages have an author/people picker column built into the page template. All SP users have access to the site via user group but a 'User Cannot Be Found' ...
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“User cannot be found.” error in Powershell

I am writing a PowerShell script to re-sync my users to the AD because of a problem I have described Here. From time to time I get a "Set-SPUser : user cannot be found." error but when I call the same ...
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How do i “Refresh” each site collection's permissions?

My network admin have deactivated a lot of users from the Active Directory, and recreated them using the same username but with a different OU, Now the SP 2010 does not recognize these users or their ...
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How to exclude users from view access?

We have a SharePoint 2007 site that is viewable by "All Authenticated Users". As part of company policy, when an employee is terminated or leaves, we modify their active directory account to remain ...
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Contribute without delete permission level and Connect to Outlook

I know that I can create Contribute without delete permission level. Now suppose I create a discussion board and give users this permission level. When they connect this list to Outlook, they are ...
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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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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?