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How can I grant contribute-like permissions to a document set without allowing the set to be deleted?

Is it possible to grant contribute-like permissions (even if I have to create a new permission level), to a document set without allowing the users to delete the document set itself? I've got lots of ...
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Can I assign permissions to a task list view?

My supervisor wants to be able to see all of his team's tasks in sharepoint (2010). He does not want them to be able to see each other's tasks. I have tried making individual tasks lists for each ...
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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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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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best way to add people to sharepoint group

i have a list where based on users area and code there is a group name associated.i need to get the users input of area and areacode, check it from the list and find the appropriate group name and ...
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User without permissions on SharePoint library in a certain computer

I'm really stuck with this problem. Something on our sharepoint (or maybe in the user's computer) is preventing them from using certaing library features: The user cannot see the upload multiple ...
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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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Sharepoint 2010 Exception caused by required managelist permission

I've found a strange behaviour using Linq2SharePoint in a customcontrol. I run InsertOnSubmit on my EntityList<> and SubmitChanges() afterwards. The following 'exception' occurs on ...
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Unable to access “Advanced Permissions” settings

I have a WSS3 server set up for development purposes but I am unable to access the Advanced Permissions in the Users and Permissions section of the Site Settings. I'm trying to set up a test condition ...
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Authorization Fails When Using Active Directory Group Membership

I have a test user who is a member of an Active Directory Security Group. I've added that Active Directory group to the a SharePoint Group "[SiteName] Users". In this scenario, when I attempt to ...
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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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Opening site collection with admin user to prevent access exceptions

I have a custom webservice hosted in SharePoint. Within this service, I need to at times look up sites by id. Despite running code in an SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPriviledges block, I still get Access ...
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SharePoint document library permissions by level?

I've got a SharePoint document library with a folder structure as follows: The library is called Customers. Inside of this library, there are about 150 folders for each of our different customers. ...
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SharePoint timer service for backup/restore

for performing backups, SharePoint timer service should have read/write permission. How i check if SharePoint timer service have read/write permission?
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SP 2010, Doc library permission?

How we can apply the permission on Document library on the basis of the location??????? such as User ABC can access the Doc Library from India but not from US, same user with same login.
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Problem with Visual web part

Good day! I have an event handler that, when you add a document to the library redirects the user to a web form with the parameters of the document. In the web form, it displays the current user in ...
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how to give Role permission to list programmatically?

I have set my web permission to Inherit Permissions as well as Lists.and programmatically i have add SPUSER to web with assigned 'Restricted Read' access Role. and also associate SPUSER to List1 ...
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Alerts working only when Delete Versions permission is checked

I'm using Sharepoint Foundation 2010. Alerts are working only if the users have permission level that has Delete Versions permission. I want users to be able to get alerts, but not delete past ...
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Full control user can add Page Layout to top level site but not the sublevel site

Has anyone seen the problem that we can add page layout to the top level site but not the sublevel site? I've got the following behaviors: In the "Site Settings" the "Master pages and page ...
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How to find permission level date(Last Modifed or Created) for a user and group?

How to find permission level date(Last Modifed or Created) which applying permission level for a user and group?
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How to find permission level for specific user using visual studio?

How to find permission level for specific user in site collection and subsite using visual studio?
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Find all workflows with a certain permission setting

I have a workflow which just got broken by a network administrator changing some active directory settings for a certain group. I was able to fix the workflow once the problem had been found but there ...
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Managing Sharepoint Service permissions with distributed architecture

I have following architecture for sharepoint and I wanted to know best permission set up. Currently we have fresh install of SharePoint Foundation server with the services running as shown in the ...
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Visitors can't view the final situation of the site

I changed the css style of main page. System account can view the final situation but the visitors can't view. I shared the site with visitors too.Nothing happened. What else should I do? The visitors ...
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Custom Permission Structure in SharePoint?

Here is my requirement: I have a list of region/offices that is used to model the organization structure of a company. This list is used as a lookup in a list of manager users: so each manager is ...
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Programmatically to list the groups of the current user in a web form sharepoint 2010 foundation

How me in web form to list the groups the current user checkboxes to select one or more groups? What would then set the permission to a document on the basis of chosen groups? I'm doing it right: ...
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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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Re-assign “Created by” for list item

I have a SharePoint list whose items are created by members of a group of ~700 people. The content of these list items needs to evolve over time but we need to limit edit privileges so that only ...
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Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you

I Created a web app in SharePoint 2013, and a site collection as well. But when I am about to open the page I get this message: Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you. Any suggestions?
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Show asp.net webpart elements based on user permission level?

I want to do the following: I have a webpart and two users (not in groups, though, because for a reason I don't understand there are no groups in the productive environment here ;) ). One stands ...
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Give 'full control' to a list but restrict item editing

How can I give a sharepoint group full control of a list but at the same time not allow them to edit items? (giving them Read access is not sufficient).
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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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Duplicate user's permissions across farm in SP2010

I have just taken over as developer of a Sharepoint farm with multiple site collections. I keep having to assign myself the relevant permissions that my predecessor had across various areas. Is there ...
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SharePoint Global Navigation Tabs Security

Im having different tabs on the global navigation of site and there will be different groups who will be having rights to different tabs of the application. On click of the tab respective contents ...
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How to show all users in “Select People and Groups” dialog box?

Is there a way to show "All Users/Groups" in the Select People and Groups dialog? I have tried "*" and "%" but they come back with nothing.
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Grant external users access to sharepoint external facing site

Can some please tell me how to grant external users access to SharePoint external facing site? I have a SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Standalone server.
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Run Publishing.Administration - method as a Farm Admin

I need to call a method from publishing.administration-Namespace as a farm admin. To be specific: ContentDeploymentJob.GetAllJobs(); When I try to run that code I get the exception that the code can ...
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SharePoint Online give administrator access to My Site of all users

I want to migrate user data from a network share to the "Personal Documents" folders of the user's My Site. Therefore I want to give an Administrator full access to the My Site of all users. I've ...
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Why I get “Attempted to perform an unauthorized operation” while looping groups users

Could anyone explain me why when I trying to loop user of a group foreach (var u in group.Users){....}, I get the error : Attempted to perform an unauthorized operation. I notice that inside ...
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Setting permissions for List Item columns

Is it possible to set List-permissions in a way that just single Persons can edit columns from ListItems? To be more specific i want to approve (setting a checkbox "approved") Listitems after ...
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restoring content databases and retaining permissions

I have a production Sharepoint web app that contains several content databases serving a group of site collections. There are some critical files in a group of document libraries and lists, so ...
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Note board Web Part Security Permissions

I have a note board web part sitting on the default.aspx page of a site. I have both farm and site admin rights over the site and against each comment I can see a delete link - both for my own posts ...
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How do i implement custom permissions?

I want to do the following using sharepoint 2010 permissions: There are 4 groups with multiple members, each member can only add/edit their own list items and list items belonging to members of their ...
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Sharepoint 2013 users which are programmatically added using Client Object Model still has no permission

I have a problem with user permission of users which are programmatically added to Sharepoint 2013 group using Client Object Model. The web application allows anonymous, but I also have a document ...
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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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Is there a way to list all site permissions from a parent site to the sub-sites from one place?

I am trying to find out all of a complex site permissions. Those varie depending of the sub-site and I want to make sure 100% are reviewed so the best way would be to have one report and to mark it ...
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How to remove sharepoint security group in the feature?

I want to remove custom security group from sharepoint 2010. I created custom security group as follows: SPGroup wcmGroup = currentWeb.SiteGroups[permissionName]; SPRoleDefinition ...
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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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Reply permissions for a Discussion Board in a Site with Read permissions

I currently have a site where all SharePoint groups have Read permissions. However, there is one special group called Discussion Participants that should be able to post and reply to one specific ...
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Transfer user permissions

I have a SPListItem for which I need to transfer all directly given permissions from Alice to Bob. It sounds like a common scenario, but still I was not able to find a solution (except third party ...