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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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removing NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users vs all authenticated users and adding domain group instead

I have a root site collection and under the "Style Resources Readers group" i have the NT AUTHORITY\authenticated and the all authenticated users . Are these the same groups but with different ...
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Can we have privileges to access 14 hive folder in Office 365 (SharePoint Online) ?

I am using SharePoint Online (Office 365) i want to know that can we have privileges to access 14 hive folder in Office 365 ?
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Profile/group expiration for non-use?

I am wondering if it is possible to be notified if a Sharepoint user and/or group has not been used in a specified amount of time. For example, if user - "Bob" does not log into our sharepoint site in ...
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SharePoint 2007: Farm administrator process

I have run into an interesting issue. We added a new user as a Farm Admin on the SharePoint 2007 env. The next day the user's account was disabled by IT as it was flagged by monitoring as the SPS ...
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Can I disable “Open with Access” option in the ribbon for a list? SP2010

Here is why: I have a SP2010 list with permissions set so that default is 'view only' and a limited group has 'contribute' perms. If I log in with a non-priviledged account, and view the list,there ...
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Edit the permissions URLs

Is there some way I can edit the URLs that a group can visit? When I go to Site Settings > People and Groups > Settings > View Group Permissions I can see the permissions that the group has on the ...
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FBA web app user permissions replicate to full control even after login

I have made a web application with Form Based Authentication that uses a custom form. Then each user is suppsed to enter the restricted area with their specific permissions. What happens instead is ...
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Access denied at root site collection

I seem not to understand the groups MS has added Sharepoint 2010 root sites. On my production I have simply added an AD Group(All staff) and I have given them read permission. Which means they should ...
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DoesUserHavePermissions returns true but user has no permissions

I have used following code to check if a user has "Read" Permission Levels on Root Web of a site if (site.RootWeb.DoesUserHavePermissions(SPBasePermissions.ViewPages)) { render root web url; ...
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My settings still showing up

I have all three unchecked for special permission. But "My Settings" still shows up. I rather not mess with the CSS unless I have to. Personal Permissions Manage Personal Views - Create, ...
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Site Collections <target user> is a member of

There is already a webpart for this but it shows subsites etc, which is not the requirement. What I need is a webpart that will list the Site collections a target user is a member of, and it must be ...
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SharePoint 2010: Site security

I have Site collection (http://myapp/sites/sitcol) and i have two site in that site collections i.e root site (http://myapp/sites/sitcol/) and site2 (http://myapp/sites/sitcol/site2). i have two ...
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sharepoint 2010: revoke rights to see “users and permissions”

I have a sharepoint site and i want few users not to see "Users and Permissions" in 'site settings'. It should not disturb anything else. Please help me.
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Providing read only permissions on a document library and edit permissions on a list

Trying to give a group access to read document libraries but add/edit lists. Tried creating a custom permissions level for this but would only allow one or the other. How can I make this work?
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How I can block to change view in list SharePoint Foundation

How I can block change view in ShrePoint list?Even when I add user Read Only permission to some list, person be able to change view in this list. I want to block change view but I don't know how. I ...
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How to transfer ownership using powershell

We are currently running SP2010 within a development environment in a different domain. What I have been able to accomplish now is to create a cross forest trust so that users within the live domain ...
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How to set different start page for each user group?

I have two different user groups in my Sharepoint 2010 site and start page is default.aspx. I want to show nothing or another page for only one user group as start page. How can I solve this? Is it ...
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Creating permission levels for a sub site

I have a site collection with one subsite. I want: One user to have contribute permissions for both the site collection and for the sub site. A different user to have contribute for just the ...
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How to show list as read-only, but not restrict permissions?

I have created a list. It inherits the permissions from the site settings and that's the way it should be. I want to create a SharePoint page in which I will show the list but I don't want to allow ...
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Permissions are being Inherited from List NOT Parent Folder

I am having a crazy issue that a number of list items in a large list are inheriting their permissions from the parent list and not the folder that they are in. Is there a programmatic way that I ...
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Page Permissions Help Need - Asking for Password 3 times

Ok so I have a page on our team site that only Management can see so I stopped inheriting permissions and set up its own permissions, this is the structure. User A Contribute, Limited Access User B ...
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PowerShell System.Reflection.TargetInvocationException on Line 1 - Permissions?

I've adapted a PowerShell script from Harry Chen's "SharePoint Connoisseur" blog to solve the broken Navigation Up issue he describes. My code is slightly modified, but only to reduce the data ...
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Workaround for inviting external users to site-level groups in office365

I've got a site collection where each subsite requires their own unique permission groups (Let's call them siteVisitors, siteMembers and siteOwners) Users in the siteMembers and siteVisitors groups ...
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Is there a licence issue using the “All authorised users” type of permission group?

Is there a licence issue using the "All authorised users" type of permission group? Does it require extra CALs or is it just a synonym that doesn't matter?
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Anonymous access not allowed

I have a web application that i created //myapp.port# on my web server I have enabled anonymous access according to this link: ...
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Single files permission error (cannot modify/delete)

When I try to modify or delete a file on a subsite I get the "This control is currently disabled" error on the ribbon, and "this item is no longer available" if I try to click on the dropdown-triangle ...
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Calendar Permissions - Edit/Delete

I was wondering if anyone knew of a way to give a user permissions to edit/delete calendar events but nothing else. For this I created a new group, and that group has only one permission level ...
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ControlMode not set error for some users

I have a page with an Infopath Form Web Part at server/Lists/listname/UserUpdateForm.aspx. When I link to this page and pass an item ID in the querystring using my account with full control ...
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MOSS 2007 Unique Site Permissions

I have two sharepoint web applications. In first one when I create a subsite I get these options to set user permissions for new sub site in the site creation form i.e. In the second application I ...
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Workflow Permissions

I have learned from this article http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee428324.aspx that "the default setting for associating a workflow is to allow users with Edit Item permissions to manually ...
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What permissions are required to access SPSite.Usage?

I am using the SPSite.Usage property in the object model to get statistics on the size of a site collection in SharePoint 2010. With my own user account being a farm administrator, site collection ...
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How can I know when user changes permission for an item?

Is there any event when user changes item's permission ? I tried to catch SPListItemUpdating event for a necessary list, but it didn't work. Or can I attach to Permission list to handle ...
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How to hide specific list from user or a group

I have one list called Projects. I want to enable this list to the administrators or project managers. If any other person login to the site, that list should not be appear to that person. Also it ...
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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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Inheritance Sharepoint 2010

I had full control to a sub-site and removed the inheritance from the parent site by mistake. Our Sharepoint Administrator does not know how to do this. She was able to get to the parent and re-add ...
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SharePoint Plan P and external user access

I Have a problem with External User Access. On of my clients (his administrator) has delete the SharePoint group name TeamSite site visitors. After that I cant add a External User. I have receive this ...
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Sharepoint 2010 permissions repeatedly revoking

I have a Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise edition farm that we primarily use as an intranet, and random groups (and individuals) permissions keep revoking on random sites. This morning I came in and ...
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How to make dropdown link only visible to a certain group of users?

So we have a Management Meeting every two weeks and inside there is confidential information. Basically we want to make it so that link for this site/page is not even visible except to users within a ...
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Delete a user Completely in SharePoint 2010

Is there a way that when an administrator deletes a user from a SharePoint group the user can be totally deleted? Presently when an admin deletes a user from the group he can still see the user in ...
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How to save a permissions group

Is it possible to save an entire Permissions group as a template with all the users within the group to bring over to another site? Thanks
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Does Workflow run with admin privileges or user?

Does Sequential Workflow run with admin privileges or user's privileges who run a workflow?
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How to partial disabling 'Open to Explorer' Ribbon Action

I'm disabling, for all user Rights, the 'Open with Explorer' button in the SPRibbon with the following code: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Can sharepoint enforce section level authorizations in an uploaded office document?

Take for e.g. an excel document. There may be a set of rows in the excel assigned to a person/team to work on. Only that person or team is authorized to edit those rows in the excel sheet. Does ...
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Error in opening sharepoint site using SPSite

I created document using office XML but now i m going to store that document in sharepoint library then it giving me an error like ["The Web application at {siteUrl} could not be found. Verify that ...
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Blog customization - removing delete options

We'd like the 'delete' capability for Posts and Comments to be unavailable. Just being able to See and Create Posts is all we want [so technically, removing the Manage Posts, Manage Comments and ...
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Site Data web service requires “Site Collection Administrator” permissions

The Site Data web service requires "Site Collection Administrator" permissions. This seems to be a fairly far-reaching permission to grant. Is there a way to programmatically determine which sites the ...
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Permission levels on webs that do not inherit permissions

How does permission levels work when webs do not inherit permissions? I have a site collection with 3 webs: Root Subweb LeafWeb Each web has unique permissions. I also have a permission level ...
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Why breaking inheritance copies limited access in ALL cases

So I get why breaking inheritance copies over the limited access to sites/items from the parent site. I'm under the assumption that this process of copying over limited access is sometimes completely ...
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How to enable user requesting permission through email approval

We have a sharepoint environment , now we want to enable user requesting permission through email approval. That means if a user has no permission on a document, he or she can send an email to the ...