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Users Cannot Open Document In folder to edit

I have a Site with a Document Library with a User with Full Control. We are running in https mode. The users cannot open the Spread Sheet for editing, though I can. The site is also asking her to log ...
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HTML in SPGroup.Description

I am trying to add a group (SPGroup) programmatically. Everything works fine except for one thing. I would like the group's description to include a link to it's site. Similiar to the look-and-feel in ...
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Check permissions of groups on a document library folder, write out the group names and permissions

I can get to the document library folder/item like this: SPDocumentLibrary docList = (SPDocumentLibrary)web.Lists["Documents"]; string caml = "<Where><Eq><FieldRef Name='ID' /><...
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Event Receivers in SharePoint 2013

I have a scenario where I have to develop multiple event receivers, on which I want your help. the scenario is : I have a list say "userlist" with two columns as "Title" and "username" and a ...
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Get all users in Office 365 and their permissions in Sharepoint hosted app

How to get all users of office 365 and their permissions in SharePoint hosted app and is it even possible ? I want to get everyone's permissions and display content based on permissions of current ...
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Issue while show/hide content using SPSecurityTrimmedControl

I want to show/hide the search box based on the current logged in user. I have one permission group for e.g., xyz. this group has contribute permission to only document library(not even to the web). ...
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Apps Permission Request XML for Workflow, and Rest Workflow Help Please

The documentation on msdn is pure junk if you ask me, for setting up App permissions in a Workflow. Here is the link https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj822159.aspx?f=255&MSPPError=-...
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Add level permisions to User in Sharepoint Online with Powershell

How as assigning roles to a given user at a given site in sharepoint online with PowerShell $ctx.Load($ctx.Web.RoleAssignments.Add($account,$roleAssignment)) $ctx.Web.Update() $ctx.ExecuteQuery() ...
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Permission levels based on terms

I'm new to SharePoint (working with SP 2013 Enterprise on-premises) and have a question. Consider we have several privacy levels stored in a termset and a SharePoint list. Privacy term is a field of ...
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Help with RemoveUserFromGroup using SPServices

I am using SPServices to list out each permission group and then under each group, each user is listed out. Next to the user, there is a button that will be used to remove that user (and later, ...
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How to attain site collection admin rights in a certain subsite

I am the site collection admin of the site http://server/. I am also farm administrator and local admin of the Windows Server account. However, I do not have access in the site http://server/sites/...
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Shared Exchange Calendar from other user in sharepoint

I think it's classical problem that some users had. I want to create Share Point Calendar which can show and edit schedule for multiple user (other user than current log on). I can created shared ...
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Do SP2013 Workflows Run as the Current User by Default?

I have a workflow (developed in Visual Studio) that is started on creation of an item in List A. Most users have permission to create items in this list. The workflow subsequently updates another ...
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Why I cant override checked out items in list being Site collection admin

One of the user in my organization wants to get rid of a excel document in SharePoint list. Unfortunately the file is checked out by his colleague and he is out for a month. User wants to discard ...
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field or property \“ListItemAllFields\” does not exist exception

Below code credit goes to Vadim Gremyachev. My goal is to grant user access permissions to certain SharePoint folders by using the CSOM. The goal I am trying to achieve is to access the library called ...
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Users dashboard and reports do not display correctly

When certain users go to their dashboard, the dashboard and subsequently the reports don't display correctly. When I use their computer, as them, and I log onto my dashboard, it does display correctly....
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Groups and Permission (Site Owners vs Custom group with full control)

I am having a sub-site to which there are 2 groups with full control, one is the default Owners group and another is custom group added by me, both groups have Full Control permission, but Why does ...
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How to view the lists and folders that Limited Access Groups can see

I can view what lists have unique permissions and I can view what groups are marked as limited access. However, if you give a group permissions for a folder, it will list that group as having limited ...
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How to grant user permission to certain folders using Client Object Model?

So far I am able to grant user certain permission with the following code: ClientContext context = new ClientContext("http://myRealURL"); Principal user = context.Web.EnsureUser(@"myLoginAccout"); ...
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Minimal access required to add a new Event Receiver

I created an empty SharePoint project in Visual Studio 2013 (with elevated rights). When I try to add a new Event Receiver, i get the following error: SharePoint Connection Error Cannot ...
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Permissions For Site Contents Sprocket

I have a SharePoint (2013) group set to "Read" permission at the site level, so now those folks are missing the sprocket to access site contents. I would like for users to be able to access site ...
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SP13 - Finding all sites a group has access to

In SharePoint 2013 when you're looking at a group's page (the one that lists all of the members of the group) you can open the 'settings' menu and there's a choice to 'view group permissions'. This ...
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Modify View of Shared Documents in SharePoint 2010/2013

So this is what is my requirement, I am trying to setup a page where different users can share their files (zip,doc.. etc), But i dont want one user to see other users upload document. So what i have ...
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Can't edit Excel documents in SharePoint 2010 using the webapp - but it is fine using the Excel Client Application

I have a SharePoint site where I can edit excel documents using both the SharePoint web app and the excel application installed on my PC. However, in a new site, I can edit the same excel files using ...
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Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource

I created a Custom List and Stop Inheritance and give the unique permissions to the list as contribute,when i am trying to insert an Item i am getting error "Access denied". You do not have ...
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How can I allow a group of users to view only their uploaded documents and allow other users group to view all the uploaded documents?

I have divided my users into two groups. One can upload files whereas others are normal users. I want the first group to only view their uploaded files whereas I want the second group to view all the ...
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How to allow only admin or site owners to edit web parts?

I am creating a sharepoint site in which I have a separate group that only contributes by adding documents to the library. But creating a contribute permission group is allowing the user to edit the ...
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Drop off library permission

My client has a drop off library on a site collection (HR) which is separate to their Intranet. Users can send documents to this drop off library, however they should not be able to view this library ...
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Sharing Groups between site collections/web applications

I am currently setting up an enterprise search centre and have run into the problem of users from the intranet not having access permission. I was wondering if there is a way to copy/share across the ...
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How to hide certain list columns depending upon logged in user

I have a list with a column SSN. I don't want to show this list column for all users in the site. I want to show this list column for only users who are in certain SharePoint groups how to do it?
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Microsoft.CustomDictionaryDeployment fails even if search content access account has reading permissions

I have a problem with my SharePoint 2013 installation, that is driving me nuts. The same error appears in the event logs every 10 minutes: The Execute method of job definition 'Microsoft.Office....
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How can I manage the “Open with Explorer” button based on user permissions?

I would like to disable the "Open with Explorer" option in my SharePoint 2010 sites based on user permissions. Basically only those users with Full Control should have the option of using the "Open ...
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What is the difference between “Permission Policy” and “Permission Level” in SharePoint?

I have been going through various permissions available in SharePoint and I can find two ways to set permissions — Permission Levels and Permission Policy. I am able to assign users Permission Level ...
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Community Page: How to Auto-Approve User access request?

Plan for communities in SharePoint Server 2013 shows the different kind of permission types a community has. I'm interested in the "Open community with explicit membership. Everyone can view the site ...
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Full Control User Cannot View Items in a List

User wants to view uniquely secure items on 2 lists (List A/List B) I went ahead and inherited permissions the lists from the top level site. Lists A and B say Manage Exceptions because all the ...
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SSRS and Item-Level Permissions

Simple and straight question: Will users that access the SSRS reports I have connected to my SharePoint list inherit the permissions set for that list, including item-level permissions?
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Anonymous access icon not visible sharepoint 2013

I'm trying to make my sharepoint app hosted on sharepoint 2013 visible from anonymous users, but the anonymous access button is missing....anyone know how to make it visible? Thank you Mario
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PowerShell to Remove Users in Site Collection with Permissions set to NONE

I did an export of a subweb and imported it to a new top level site collection. To keep all the unique permission on all folders and files, I had to use -IncludeUserSecurity, which has brought over ...
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Sharepoint List Permissions And Admin Override

EDIT: This is being hosted through Office 365 I need to put together a folder where all users will submit their timesheets, but they can only see and edit their own. I want 3 admins who can see and ...
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How to prevent a user renaming the wiki welcome page?

We currently had a problem because a user unintentionally renamed the welcome page of a wiki (subsite) and thus there was no access to the wiki anymore. I managed to get to the pages library of the ...
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Share a Site Collection through Powershell SharePoint 2013

I cannot find the Powershell commands to share a site/site collection with a user or group of users. Same as Site Settings > Site Permission. Can you help me? Thanks
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Setting permission at item level in a List

I have noticed that it's possible to manage permissions at an item level in folder lists (open a folder list, click on an item, go to 'shared with', then click 'advanced', and here you are). ...
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Sharepoint 2010 subsite permissions

I'm new az the SP Designer "business"... Which are those subsites, where the permissions are not automatically inherited??
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Applying permissions to a sitemap driven global navigation

I recently took over for someone who left my company and so I don't know much about how they did that they did but here is what i see: We have a portal with a 3 tier drop-down navigation (can't use ...
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How to set “limited access” permission level to user/group

Im trying to give user/group "limited access", but following these "instructions". The article says that if you give a user/group access to an item (like a list) the users automatically get "limited ...
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Give users Edit permission to a list, but no access to the site

On my (SharePoint 2013) sub site I have a list (where users from a specific store can report errors). This list I want to share with another group of users, those who will do something about the ...
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how can I sandbox user areas?

What if I was to create a SP2013 document library that contains one folder for every user? Users can only view and edit their own folders. The idea is that every user would have their own sandbox area/...
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Permission user from different forest

A power user recently asked me a question whether or not he can share a site with someone whose account is in a different forest. Obviously he could not find that user through 'Select People and ...
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How do I let some readers view draft versions of items without allowing them to edit

We have a requirement where we would like to give some of our users the ability to view pending versions of the items in a particular list (not document library) to give feedback. We don't want ...
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Permissions on Document App within Document Center

I'm in the process of setting up a SharePoint 2013 test environment for work. We've got a structure as follows. Names have been made generic http://sharepoint/ - which goes to a top level, group ...