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Disable/Enable columns based upon content of another column

In a custom list I have 2 columns. Column A is a drop down selection, lets say the selections are True/False for simplicity. What I want to do is have a second column that is either Enable/Visible ...
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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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Dynamic permissions setting for forms

I am currently using Sharepoint 2010 with forms designed by InfoPath. I have workflows setup such as when a form is created and checked in, the user has to select the workflow and submit it for ...
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Restrict document editing only to document authors

How do you set the permission on the document library to allow only authors of the document to edit it and all other users will have read-only access? Can this be done on the check out/check in ...
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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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How to manager large user access to specific folders? (300+ users)

Okay, got a internal sharepoint setup for authenticated users (about 3000 users). This sharepoint has one group that is specifically in one region and a small group in another region overseas ...
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If a user can't read Excel file, can they still view Chart Web Part created from it?

Title sums it up. I would just try it myself but my test environment is down and I figured I might get a speedier response here than to wait for that to come up. If users don't have permissions to ...
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My permissions have changed - again!

Three colleagues and myself have Full Control of our top level site. I don't often log into our site, however, a week ago I did and noticed I no longer had rights, however, my colleagues' rights were ...
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A Complex Permission Structure and A Question

Suppose that i have two lists OFFICES [COLUMNS: OFFICE NAME (Text), OFFICE MANAGER (User), AND OTHER OFFICE DETAILS ETC...] EMPLOYEES [COLUMNS: EMPLOYEE NAME(Text), EMPLOYEE OFFICE (Lookup), AND ...
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Remove non full controlled Permission Sharepoint Groups from a SharePoint List using Client Object Model

I have SharePoint List which has stop inheriting from the Parent Sub Site. I need to retrieve the SharePoint Groups which are not been assigned with Full Control on the List. Then need to remove them ...
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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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Content DB not getting any permissions on web application created through central admin

I tried to create a Web Application using Central Admin. It created web app without displaying any error, I can browse site too after creating site collection and that, but content db got no ...
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Check what a user or group has access to?

I have a sharepoint 2003 server. Some permissions are just a mess - very little planning was done so there are lots of permissions set at the site, library, folder and item levels. I've seen the ...
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Powershell to check usage of a custom Permission Level

As the title says I need to find/write a Powershell script that will look through all of my Site Collection to see where a specific (custom) Permissions Level is being used. All the articles I have ...
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Update user permissions in list

I have a list which has individual permissions set on each item. Yesterday, a cockup occurred where a number of these items had their permissions erased. Rather than clicking each one individually, ...
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Full Control Permission Problem

I am in a group which has Full Permission (site collection owners). However i cant add users to groups that i am not a member off. I thought this would give me full overriding permissions. Am i ...
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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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Restoring site from another server doesn't seem to copy permissions

I have backed up a site, from development box, and restored it to another, live, server. Everything seems to have been copied correctly. The site looks the same, and when I look in the permissions, I, ...
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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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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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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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How to copy roles for folders?

When I create a folder in one list, I create a folder in other list. I need to copy roles of first folder and paste them to other folder. How can I do this?
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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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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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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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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: column permission

If I understand well in SP (out of the box) it is not possible to define single column (fields) permission for the various users of a site. I have seen some third party solutions which can do that, ...
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UserProfile WebService understanding permission required to create user

I've currently written a proof of concept console application to add a single user to our user profile service, using the SharePoint web services http://sharepoint/_vti_bin/userprofileservice.asmx. ...
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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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Sharepoint User groups

I have a Sharepoint 2010 portal set up with custom user groups like ManagerUserGroup, SubManagerUserGroup etc. When I add any new user to those User groups, that user gets an 'Access denied' error ...
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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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Setting “contribute” permissions for blog comment lists

It appears as though Sharepoint 2010 OOB does not give Authenticated Users "contribute" permissions for users' blog comment lists. Authenticated Users only have the permission to read, which is not ...
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Why does SPWebCollection[Guid] needs more permissions than SPWebCollection[string]?

I have this code: SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; string dummy = String.Empty; SPWeb subwebByName = web.Webs["Example"]; dummy = subwebByName.Name; Guid subwebId = new ...
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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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Read-only column in a SharePoint list

I want to create a read-only column in my "Request Approval" Nintex workflow task that I sent to the user. I did the following: Created a column in my list. Field name: “Guideline” In the default ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...