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How can I set the permissions to gear icon

I have 4 different type user groups I want to display gear icon for Site administrators and Site owners only.Where can I set the permissions to gear icon
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Granting User/Groups a Permission appends unreadable characters to the User/Group name

in SP2010 i created 3 Domain Groups, then Granted them permissions as View Only, everything is working fine, but the added group names has unreadable characters and a guid appended to end (see ...
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SharePoint User Permisssion

We have sharepoint site running with many groups. Recently we face issue that some users have more rights than their group permissions. When we look into that group, that user was not mapped in that ...
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Trying to populate a dropdownlist with the webapplications from the farm on a custom property in a visual webpart

I'm trying to populate a dropdownlist with the webapplications in my farm. This dropdownlist is supposed to be visible from the custom property pane on the visual webpart that I'm creating. This is ...
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How to open word documents in read-only mode from a Document Library? Do not allow edit and save

I am trying to disable the end-user from being able to edit and save texts to a word document file in SharePoint 2010 Document Library. Is this done via access/permission settings? As in, give the ...
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What exactly does the “Browse Directories” permission do?

Ive been having a mysterious access denied error for site owners when they try to edit content query web parts on their sites, but site collection owners have no issues. I ended up creating a copy of ...
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Subsites and infoPath forms

I'm new with Sharepoint. I created a form with InfoPath for the main site (Ex. http://mysharepointsite.com/) that works well and save this app as a template (Ex. Test InfoPath form) to be able to use ...
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(Solved) How to create an event receiver for RoleAssignments on file in sharepoint 2013

I'm trying for like 5 days to achieve this event and i got to this but still not even close to what i want. I need to change permissions on file added in library like: user which added file to have ...
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SP_Admin SQL Permissions

I'm trying to create a web application using powershell and I'm getting a log in error with the SP_Admin account. I'm not sure if I've made a mistake when I was setting up the environment, I might ...
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Give user write permissions based on meta data tag (s)

Ex: The organisation do not have access to write back to AD Everybody (users) in a organisation have read permission on every document / library / site etc. Based on "something magic" (list / ...
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Search security trimming for tasks

I recently found a SharePoint behavior which I thought was out of the box. Herewith the scenario: The search security trimming looks at item level permissions and returns results based on the signed ...
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Short question about individual permissions for documents in a document library

Sorry if this is a really dumb question, but I can't quite figure it out. If I make a document library with no permissions for other people but me, will I and only I be able to see what's inside? ...
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How can I prevent user with full control permission on a subsite from adding a new app

Is that possible to customize full control permission on a subsite to such a way that user is prohibited from accessing "add an app"?
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How I can grant Users a different permission on the Calendar list, from the site collection where the calendar exists

I have a community site and I define the users who can contribute, visit, and admin for the community site. Next I define two calendar lists inside the community list site collection. Currently the ...
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User added to a group that have Contribute permision, is not granted a contribute permision

I did the following:- I create a new web application that uses NTL windows authentication. Inside this web application I have created a new wildcard managed path named “DiscussionForum”. Inside the ...
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Is there a way to set the datasheet.aspx page so that certain groups see different fields?

datasheet.aspx is my standard view for a list rather than allitems.aspx. The issue I need help with is setting the view so that the owners group can see the entire list, and the members group can ...
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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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SharePoint List Permissions - Edit Items = Edit Pages

I have a serious problem. When I give a visitors group edit permissions on a list, they have permission to edit all pages associated with that list, such as adding/removing web parts from the views. I ...
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No Sharepoint Configuration Wizard

I've Installed Shaerpoint 2013 Server as standalone and SQL Server 2012 on a single machine using the default Administrator account. When I went into Configuration Wizard, I can't see Sharepoint ...
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Search results differ between accounts?

I am an admin for SP2010 site. One of our clients has noticed that when he does a search for anything he never gets any results. However, when I do a search using the same query he has, I get results. ...
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“Document could not be checked out” permission problem?

I am facing problem with document check out in a SharePoint document library. This is the message I am getting: I'm using the out of the box document library. I have logged on as Admin Document is ...
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Account from another domain is unable to access list, yet it can view the list's item

We're currently preparing a MOSS site for migration to another AD domain. When testing a account of another domain The account was granted Full Control rights, and it can access the site However, ...
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How to copy permissions from one user to another?

Is it possible to copy permissions from one user to another? The reason is that I have to give same level permissions to 50+ users and it becomes very time-consuming to do it for each user. Any ...
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Permissions error setting up SharePoint 2010 PowerShell account privileges

SharePoint Foundation 2010 SP1 on Windows Server 2008 R2 Std SP1 (Domain Controller) in a simple farm with a single SQL Server 2008 SP1/Windows Server 2008 Std SP2 backend I realise installing SP on ...
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Using custom SPRoleType

Environment: SP2010 Enterprise, VS2012, c# Server-Side, full control of environment I'm trying to assign unique permissions to an SPItem (a folder in a document library) through a console app on the ...
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Setting permissions on a folder

2010, c# server object model I'm trying to programmatically assign permissions to specific folders in a document library (see my original post here) but I'm hung up on selecting a folder as an ...
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Can you make permissions expire after a certain date?

I'm providing some users temporary access to an area for end of financial year and I want to make those permissions expire in two weeks. Is there a way to do this?
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Site permissions

I was looking for setting more comprehensive permissions than what's available out of the box. I'm looking to set up a group where users have the permissions to create/edit lists, pages, libraries but ...
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Hide a column on a custom list from non admins

When you create a new item is there a way to hide a field on the new item form? I have a status field which I dont want the user to fill in. I only want an admin user to be able to change the status. ...
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How to set list permissions based on Content Approval Status?

I'm trying to give all users access to propose new items for my lists, but I don't want anyone other than Approvers to have access to delete or reject items. I was able to figure out how to set up ...
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SP2010 JSOM: possible to automate breaking inheritance of item, and controlling role assignment using javascript

i am working on a custom system I am building into a site that allows various reps, of various departments to enter project information and many different aspects of related data (children) into the ...
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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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Meeting Workspace Permissions in Outlook 2010

I have a series of meeting workspaces in SP2010 which have different permissions depending on the AD group of the user (ie. HR employees can see the HR Meeting Space, accounts can the Accounting ...
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Hide Manager Permissions of Parent

In Document library, when clicking on Actions, users have "Manage Permissions of Parent" and "Edit Permissions". Is there a way to hide the 'Manage Permissions of Parent', as users are accidentally ...
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Only allow certain users to check in major versions

Is it possible to restrict "regular" users to only check in minor versions, while other users, say, approvers etc., can check in major versions? The backround for my question is that I have a custom ...
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InfoPath metadata for columns that are not user input; making an acknowledgment form

I am currently building a workflow that allows an admin to upload a pdf, assign it to users, and email a link to assignees requiring them to tick a checkbox saying they read the pdf. Most of the data ...
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How to use SPSecurityTrimmedControl to check if current user has edit rights to current page?

I am making a visual webpart in SP2010, and I want to use this below to only show content if the current user has edit rights to the current page: <SharePoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl ...
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Access denied when editing a page

I have a Sharepoint publishing site and I am controlling permissions using custom permission levels. I have created a permission level for editors and one for approvers. They have all of the ...
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2010 - Allow users to add to a list, and edit or delete ONLY their own posts

Is there a way to assign this permission level? Currently the lowest permission level that allows adding is Contribute. Unfortunately this allows users with this level to add/edit/delete all posts in ...
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SharePoint Document Folders Not Accessible

I apologize if this question is dealt with elsewhere, but so far I haven't been able to locate it. My company is running SharePoint Server 2007. I am an owner/admin of several sites and they all ...
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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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Why are user permissions set in AD not updated immediately to SharePoint?

I have a SharePoint 2010 Foundation installation on Windows 2008 R2 and SQL Server 2008 and using Claims and Windows authentication. Subsites are visible only to members of a certain group. However, ...
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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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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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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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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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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: ...