Assignment of security to content.

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How to add specific SharePoint Group to List permission with c#?

using (SPSite site = (SPSite)properties.Feature.Parent) { using (SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { if (web != null) { web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true; SPList list = ...
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Contribute permissions for specific parts of a site

We're assessing SharePoint to use for our intranet site. I want specific groups of users to be able to edit some hierarchies of content but not others. For example, HR contributors should be able to ...
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Sharepoint Task Items

I am using a workflow which generates a task on the creation of new item of list. I want that task visible to only 'Assigned To' people not the one who create it. Tell me any way to do this. I have ...
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Unique Permission Issue

This appears to be by design. I have a user who used unique permissions on a subsite and then used unique permissions on a list in the subsite. They then decided to have the subsite inherit ...
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Groups with mulitple permissions. Contribute, Limited Access

We recently updated an intranet web site to Sharepoint. Some of the groups created have muliple permission levels e.g. Contribute,Limited Access. I know that There are Site Permissions, List ...
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Site Collection Permissions

I have to add an AD group to a specific site collection, but need to give them permissions to be able to only view all list, libraries, video's, and to be able to download excel files, powerpoints, ...
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Team Site Owners group is owned by which account?

When a team site is created as the root site of a site collection, it will ask to create the sharepoint groups (owners, members, visitors) in the wizard. After the site is created, it is observed ...
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SP2010 Provide Contributor Security/Permissions to Adjust the Navigation

Is there any way to allow contributor users to manage some settings on a site (for example, manage the Quick Launch order or the order of the Global Navigation) but prevent some settings from being ...
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Full Control and Limited Access security, huh?

If I look at the site permissions of a site I can see that some people have both Full Control and Limited Access. The two seem to contradict each other. How can someone have Full Control yet also ...
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How do I find administrators of a Document Library with custom permissions?

I have a document library which does not inherit the site's permissions ('Custom permissions' is set). How do I find out who has administrator permissions to this library, using C#?
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Parsing a HTML webpage in a feature's eventreceiver (Sandbox)

I have set up a feature with an event receiver with the purpose of parsing some values from a website and adding them to a sharepoint list. The parsing code is written with the help of HTML Agility ...
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A user with two accounts in the same group unable to access the site with one account

A user has two AD accounts, a 'user' account and a 'domain admin' account. He is in a SharePoint group that has contribute access to the sub-site. There's a document library in the sub-site which ...
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User Permissions Access Denied SharePoint 2010

I have a site collection in SharePoint 2010 and hierarchy of 2 subsites( sitecollection/subsite1/subsite2) under that. I am dealing with subsite 2. Sub site 2 doesn't inherit permissions from its ...
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Is there a way to set permissions so that a content editor part can be edited but not removed from the page?

I have a client scenario in which users need to be able to edit content within a content editor web part placed on a page via site template, but they need to be prevented from removing the web part ...
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Item Level permissions - trouble when using “Create items and edit items that were created by the user ”

I have a list of items that I want viewable and editable only by the item creator and one other person (the other person is set in the item data). I created a list, and in the advanced settings set: ...
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relationship between Site Collections in a web application

I have around 4 SiteCollections in a web application in Sharepoint 2007, I wonder if one site collection is for customer A, and second is for Customer B, will they be assessed using same IIS website ...
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Is there an asynchronous job when setting permissions programmatically?

This is in Sharepoint 2007. Suddenly, we've notice that our web service which sets permissions on items in a document library don't show the new permissions immediately. After a minimum of 30 mins, ...
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Clone User Permissions for Another User

I have a user that has access highly sensitive information. He is giving a meeting and we want him to use an account that has the exact same permissions as another user. I seem to remember there was a ...
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Set permissions for external content type from C#

When adding a new external content type you have to go into the CA and the Business Data Connectivity Service and then "Set Object Permissions" for each external contant type. Is it possible to do ...
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Can't pass authentication to browse a sharepoint site

I am trying to browse a sharepoint site in IE8 from the server where it is deployed. When I am promped to enter my credentials i enter them but this doesn't work. The box keeps appearing and asks me ...
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Assigning item level permissions adds user to portal permissions

I have an event receiver on a task list that gets the assigned to people, and grants them 'full control' on that item. Below is the method the event receiver fires, on add and update: public void ...
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How can I restrict the MySite owners to have limited permissions on their MySite

Is it possible to restrict the MySite owners (Site Collection administrator) to have limited permissions on their Mysites. Please let me know about possible approaches.
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CEWP won't allow text to be edited

Recently, I imported a CEWP on my site from another. For some reason, no other user can edit the text but me, even though they have Design permissions to edit it. I've checked the permissions for ...
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Can I manage views based on permissions in OOTB Foundation 2010?

As problem fixes are implemented, we are uploading additional or modified documentation and procedures to a sharepoint site where our employees can review those changes. We've got another sharepoint ...
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Foundation 2010 Search configuration without domain controller (Active Directory)

I have setup a SharePoint Foundation 2010 farm consisting of 2 servers: SQL Server and SharePoint all-in-one server. The setup is without a domain controller, which was possible with some effort with ...
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How to Create a Wiki-Page?

In SharePoint 2010, I have only the following Site Actions available to me. Edit Page Sync to SharePoint Workspace Manage Content and Structure View All Site Content Can I conclude I don't have ...
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Grant permissions on documents in a document center based on the document ID

First of all let me start by saying that I'm not a professional SharePoint 2010 developer. I know some basics and read about how SharePoint is constructed and stuff, played with it a little, but it ...
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Add a server to SharePoint Admin user?

I need to add one of our production servers (that hosts SQL Server 2008) let's say XXX to SharePoint Admin in SharePoint 2010. How can I do that? I agree that a server is not a user or a group. Let ...
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EventReciever to change permissions

I am trying to create an event reciever on a document library that on creation it removes all permissions and gives the author contribute writes. All other users get nothing. I have the following ...
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Unable to delete site outside of site collection

In a fresh install of SharePoint 2010, I naively built a site without first creating a site collection to put it in. The site sites in the root of the server's URL space (i.e. it is simply ...
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deploy a list with specific item-level permissions in ListAdded event receiver method

I have a certain type of custom list I have designed in my 'solution.wsp', that, whenever an instance of it is instantiated, it should have at the outset a specific Item-Level permission. To further ...
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SP2007: Change/Set permission for Folder possible as in SP10?

I know in SP 2010 it is possible to set/change permission for folders in a library. I dont have SP 2007 here, but is it there also possible to do that in the same way? Is it possible to add users with ...
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Specific Access to Files within Document Library

My company is trying to develop a solution within Sharepoint for sharing documents across similar departments of different companies. The requirement is that there is a store of documents that each ...
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What permissions do I need to open site & workflows in Sharepoint Designer 2007

I'm trying to view/edit a workflow in Sharepoint 2007, but keep getting denied access. In Sharepoint Designer, I click open site, then I put in the URL of the site. Only a portion of the site ...
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Insufficient SQL database permissions for user “”

I'm working with SharePoint 2007 and when I start the search service I keep getting the following error: Insufficient SQL database permissions for user '' in database Test_ConfigDB on SQL Server ...
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Sharepoint 2010 List Unable to Edit documents

We have a list in sp 2010 and members of a group with the following permissions: Limited Access (greyed out) ViewAddEdit are not able to edit documents that they uploaded. Here is a link to the ...
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Remote Desktop rights - SharePoint 2010 Service Account (is it really required)

I am preparing a SharePoint 2010 (1 WFE/APP + 1 DB) farm. While planning for service account creation , I was wondering do I really need to give Remote Administration Rights to this account. The ...
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Allow users to set permissions on items they own, but not the whole site

This question is related to SharePoint 2010. It seems that the only way to allow users to set item permissions for items in lists/libraries is to grant them "Manage Permissions" on the Site Level. ...
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Document viewing according to permissions/login

We would like to see if there is a document library web-part that can have security based on specific users. Say there are two doctors, Dr. Jay and Dr. Jack. We would like Dr. Jay and Dr. Jack to ...
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How to tailor permissions so users of the Contribute group are not able to delete web parts?

As of now when I add users to the OOTB Sharepoint 'Members' group with contribute permissions they are able to delete web parts as well. I tried two suggestion I found online: Go to site ...
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Permissions to write into but not view a list?

I have a custom web part on my home page that is essentially a textbox and a button for submitting suggestions. The suggestions are written to a custom list named "Suggestions". Now, I would like ...
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Strange problem with adding some users

I'm encountering problems adding "some" users(of a certain domain) to a group.. The code works every "domain1" user, but for "domain2" for doesn't: ...
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Sharepoint unique access

I recently created a sharepoint site for my project I would like to just grant all access to any user without them having to request permission. Basically I’d like to link it to the wiki so anyone ...
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SharePoint OM wont' read item property

I have a list item with one field Classes which is a multiple choice lookup. I want to implement an ASPX page which contains a ListBox which is filled with values from the Classes field. The following ...
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Delete rights on Custom List (No Code)

I have created a custom list with 3 below columns. Name(Single line of text) Approved(Radio Yes/No) Comments(Multiple line of text) I have given users the contributor rights on this list. Once ...
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terminated employee still shows up in user search

From Central Admin > user profile search > Employee not listed (meaning nightly sync took him out) However, went to a site permission and type the terminated employee's user id "tpatel" and SP ...
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file not found error when I go to user.aspx

Getting following error when I go to central Admin area and click on Site Actions > Site permission. The page is http://SPServer.com:5600/_layouts/user.aspx. TopNavBar.ascx does exist. btw, we did not ...
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“Allow Close” and a couple other options grayed out while trying to edit my custom web parts?

I have a few custom web parts on my home page. When I add users to the members group (contribute permissions) they seem to be able to delete them as well. I want them to be able to interact with them ...
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How to manage a dynamically updated Excel file in SharePoint

When we have a client that requests a call back, we fill out a web form that automatically populates an excel spreadsheet on a shared drive. Reps will then access the spreadsheet and take appropriate ...
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Sharepoint 2010 > Central Admin > Create special permission

I have a business unit "Marketing" and they would like access to Central Admin Search Area. Is it a good thing to share Central Admin with business unit? Could I create a special permission that ...