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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 ...
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Group permission inheritance, with 1:1 to Active Directory?

I am looking to add some groups to a subsite and wonder how the SharePoint permissions are cascaded for nested groups? e.g. Is it least priveledge? All_Users |__Managers |__Request_Managers ...
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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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How to allow users to fill out forms in a form library, yet not create new views?

In my forms library, I want users (who have contributor rights on the site) to be able to add forms and edit forms but not create new views. How can I accomplish this?
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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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Users with “Contribute” access cannot edit document attached to a SharePoint 2010 Discussion Board post

Users on my 2010 site can't edit a document attached to a discussion board post even though they have "Contribute" access. Users with "Full Control" can, of course, but users with Contribute cannot. ...
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Can I give access to a user who is NOT a member of a user group?

Is it possible to give access to a user who is a member of one group but NOT a member of another group? [edit] In other words, if they belong to a certain group, I need to deny them access. I want ...
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Report of item-level permissions

I have a list with item-level permissions for different users. I would like to generate a report somehow (ideally in Sharepoint Designer as a DVWP page) that shows what each item with the users who ...
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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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If statement within If statement

i do hope you can help. Im very much an amatuer beginner when it comes to SharePoint Designer but am struggling with a list workflow issue. Im trying to set up a workflow to send emails to the ...
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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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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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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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How to grant permissions to Webapp Web Analytics Reports in Central Administration

My management department asks for access on the Web Analytics reports for the whole web application. I tried giving them the permissions to see Web Analytics, but they are still not able to login into ...
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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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Simple permissions question

I know how to grant someone certain role to a list (contribute or read for example) using C# such as: SPRoleAssignment userRoleAssignmentCont = new SPRoleAssignment(allUsers); ...
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Sharepoint Foundation 2010 - Site structure for our implementation

I have been tasked with implementing document control for my organisation. The structure is roughly: Department 1 - Contract 1 - Contract 2 - Contract 3 Department 2 - Contract 1 - Contract 2 - ...
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I loss the listitem which was added to list using Item Added Event Receiver

I am using this code to break the permission.But i loss the listitem after refresh the page.Plz help me.. public override void ItemAdded(SPItemEventProperties properties) { ...
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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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People can view the item which was added by them in the SPlist.Not able to view the item which was added by others

i want the coding for People can view the item which was added by them in the list..... [i need to add item in custom splist but that was not able to view by anyone...likewise people who are adding ...
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Contributing users cant see the Site Actions button

I have a site on moss 2007 (SP2) / wss 3.0 (SP2) The business then wanted to set up a staging area for the site, instead of direct editing, so I backed up then restored the live site to a new blank ...
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Implementing permissions based on metadata

It's been 10 years Sharepoint is around, but this feature is still missing OOB. It would help immensely in governing a Sharepoint farm, IMHO. Administrators should only setup the rules as staten by ...
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Improve performance of powershell script

I am using following Powershell script to break the folder permissions inside the Record Libraries: $webUrl = 'http://intranet' $web = Get-SPWeb $webUrl; $SPBaseTypeDocumentLibrary = ...
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SharePoint permissions

I'm customizing a custom list form using SharePoint Designer 2010. The idea of this custom list is user can edit the default list and edit the content and submit the page for site owners approval, ...
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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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How to insert an item in a list where the current user hasn't permission

I have a web part that, after insert an item in a list where the current user has the permission, need to insert an item in a list where the current user hasn't access. How can I do that?
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Set Specific list view for user

Hey i need to set a specific list view for certain users. They need to be able to view the list with a set view that they cannot change, and still be able to modify the list items. HELP !
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Add user to a SharePoint group - grant permission - right groups do not show

When I try go grant permission to a user in a new web I don't get listed the cusom groups on the current web. If you look at the image you can see that the list in the background are quite a bit ...
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Permissions required for deploying wsp files and debugging workflows

I am having issues at a client with regards to permissions that I need to request for my account to be able to deploy wsps (using WSPBuilder) to the development environment, and to debug workflows in ...
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How can I visualize permissions to my users on our intranet?

There have been quite a few people in my organization who have expressed confusion about who has access to what. This is also making them reluctant to use SharePoint. Because this isn't clear to them. ...
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Permissions for List or Library Columns

Is there any way to give permission to a specific field of a list or library? I want one of my users for example cannot add or edit data in a specific column. Can I set permissions to the form and its ...
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Hide or Secure a List or Library

There are some users in my Sharepoint site. I want to prevent them from using a specific list or library. And even I don't want them to see that list or library. In other words I want to create a list ...
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List icons greyed out

I have a site collection for which I am a Full Owner and also have an account which is the site collection admin. I can create lists, but cannot get to the list settings. I have the same problem with ...
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Allow document “Move” but prevent deletion

one of our customers sent us a requirement where their users must be able to "Upload/Add" documents, but can't delete those or any other documents. However, at the same time, the user must be able to ...
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different users, one access web database, permissions

I want to create a Sharepoint site and want to publish an Access web database on it. I want to know is there a way to give different permissions to Sharepoint site users? Some users have just read ...
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Set permissions on an item depending on column value

Is there anyway to set permissions on an item depending on a column value? I was think about creating a feature to do this but do I have to?
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Permissions(user has not created list item but should only be able to edit their own)

Hope you can help. Ok so I have a list with a field called Owner which is derived from the active directory, this is the person who should be able to edit the list item in which they are assigned to. ...
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How to show quick launch items for Anonymous users?

I have an issue with the quick launch with regards to anonymous users. I have set up my web application and site to allow anonymous read access. All of the libraries, lists, and subsites have this ...