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Item level permissions - access denied on check in

I have a document library with item level permissions set for the documents. Users with contributor access for a document cannot check a document into the library. Access Denied error comes up before ...
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Archiving SharePoint Sites Removing Permissions

A team separate from mine has started Archiving SharePoint sites and selecting the options to not delete the sites. Permissions for the archived sites are being removed when this happens. It seems ...
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Why can't anonymous users see what a regular read user sees?

Regular read user: Anonymous user: I get why they wouldn't have any way to edit anything, but how come they don't see the quick launch or the doc lib web part? What can they see / do?
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sharepoint 2010 user profiles Access denied error

We have provisioned MySites for users and created a new permission level according our company requirements, wherein the Mysite is visible only to the MySite owners. Now, from which ever page we are ...
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Discussion Forums - View only own discussions, but view all replies?

Good day again. Earlier, I posted about creating a discussion board-based ticketing system on SharePoint Online 2013, where only the original poster (and certain assigned personnel) can view/reply to ...
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How to prevent users from adding items to a list when the same user already has another item pending approval in that list?

When a user adds an item to a list (called 'Conference List') an approval workflow is kicked off. During the approval process, the user should not be able to submit another item to the same list. If ...
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SharePoint 401 unauthorized on _layouts/15

I'm working on SharePoint 2013 Enterprise since 3 months now. But I encounter an BIG issue now (and I don't know why). When I load the Central Administration page, I've a lot of GETs (in 401 ...
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Submit a document on a document library but not have it visible after that, is that possible?

Is it possible to have someone add a document to a document library and then hide it from everyones view except a certain person? Or would a different App be more useful for this?
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Infopath form opens as read only and cannot be submitted by only some users

We have an infopath form that we created so our staff can submit their expenses through SharePoint. This form then needs to be signed and approved by someone in upper management. Once a form is ...
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SPWeb.GetUserToken(x) vs SPWeb.Users[x].UserToken

I'm working in code to elevate an account with the Read role to a specific account with the Contribute role in order to create a list item. I currently get the SPUserToken for the contribution ...
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Field level permission development

I am aware that there already are some questions regarding on how to implement field level permissions customization in SharePoint, such as: SP 2010: column permission Permissions for List or ...
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editing list item by users in different groups with different permissions

What is the best solution to acchieve following scenario programmatically (Visual Studio) in a Farm solution. There is a document library, two different Site groups (Managers and Approvers). The ...
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How to programmatically access and manipulate Discussion item and replies?

How to access and manipulate Discussion item and replies? I have a discussion board that has a check box, based on the input I switch the permissions of that discussion post for a specific user (from ...
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MidTier process account should have 'Full Read' permission on all associated SPWebApplications

I'm getting a Health Rule throwing the error in the title. Full details on this: MidTier process account should have 'Full Read' permission on all associated SPWebApplications It also gives a ...
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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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Add user to a SharePoint group - grant permission - right groups do not show

When I try go grant permission to a user in a new web I don't get listed the cusom groups on the current web. If you look at the image you can see that the list in the background are quite a bit ...
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Manage File permissions using REST API

Is there a way to manage File permissions (roles) using the REST API? http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/jj860569(v=office.15).aspx I'm developing an app asking for permission on the fly: ...
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Limiting permissions to list-items and library files without using folders

I have some files in a flat library, i.e., no subfolders, that need to have access restricted to a couple usergroups. I understand that one way to do this is by placing items in a subfolder in the ...
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User Permissions

I'm developing an app for SharePoint 2013 and need to assign different permissions for different users. Do I create groups in the app web or the host web? Can someone steer me in the right ...
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Recreate the Style Resource Readers group

2013 Enterprise One of our client's site collections suffered the unfortunate fate of having its Style Resource Readers group deleted. For quick damage control I gave all users permissions to the ...
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Webs.GetWeb() returns 401-Access Denied error for user with View Only Permission level

We have a Sharepoint 2013 farm in our labs with which we would be interacting using the MOSS SOAP services and generating reports for a client. To facilitate this, we create a user JohnDoe who has ...
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Permissions for List or Library Columns

Is there any way to give permission to a specific field of a list or library? I want one of my users for example cannot add or edit data in a specific column. Can I set permissions to the form and its ...
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SharePoint 2010 Add new item link disappears with broken inheritance

Hello Stackexchange SharePoint masters :) I've been a long time reader of this marvelous source of information but at long last I could not find a solution to a problem I encountered so I figured it ...
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helpdesk support ticket list. Users can only see their own, yet get emailed when they are updated by helpdesk staff

I'm trying to setup a list in sharepoint 2010 that end users can submit and view support tickets on. The user should be able to only see their own tickets, not ones other users have submitted. IT ...
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ListItem: Set Item-level Permissions with a few exceptions

I have created a custom ListItem in VS with a custom content template. I have enabled set Item-level Permissions. It is now only possible to see your own items in the list. Also it is only possible to ...
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Grant unique permission on an excel file in shared document but some permission grayed out

i've an excel workbook at shared libray, and i want to grant the permission: anonymous can can edit and view but when i go to shared Documents -> tick the checkbox of the excel file->Library ...
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User Profile Service: Can add my user to Administrators, but not Permissions

I'm trying to run a Powershell script that updates the "PictureURL" for a specific FBA user on my SharePoint 2010 site. However, the script returns an error saying: New-Object : Exception calling ...
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Access Denied on use of AppPrincipalManager

We are getting the following error Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource. when executing the following code AppPrincipalManager ap = ...
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How can I create a new RoleDefinition in powershell

I need to create a new RoleDefinition and apply it to a group. Is that possible? How can I do that?
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Restrict List items HR Compliance

I need to restrict items in a list so that only the person who the incident involves, and their manager are able to see the list item. This is a compliance issue, so different views is not an ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Document Set Permission

The goal is to allow the user to create the document set and place the first document into the set. After that the document set goes to a group that will add other items to the document set, but we ...
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Give AD group contributor permissions on a sharepoint site collection?

I am using sharepoint 2013. I have 1 webapplication and 2 site collections. I would like to give an AD group contributor permissions to one of these 2 site collections. What is the best practice to ...
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Blank browser screen even with correct permissions. Bug?

I had a user who couldn't see a few pages / lists even though she had full rights to read and contribute. The page would be blank (no error) if she tried loading them. In order to fix this, I had to ...
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Why some users are able to see pages which they shouldn't?

I have some pages and 2 groups with one user in each. Those pages aren't shared with those 2 groups and users in those groups, I also removed those Groups from permissions list in those pages' ...
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Sharepoint 2010 fails to run elevated code as IIS pool identity account

I changed the IIS pool identity service account for my SharePoint 2010 web application thus replacing the default "Network Service" account (using SharePoint Administrator.) The pool service account ...
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Vacation approval request?

Is it possible to create workflow when your manager approves your vacation in Vacation Request list than In Calender list it creates new item?? How i can do that?
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Logo doesn't appear normally to some users

There is normal version which shows mostly to all users: There is error version which shows currently to 2 users: Worth to mention that those 2 users have read permission on homepage, somewhere ...
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“Add Document” link is disappear when Permission to only SPFolder

I have given SPUser user1 permission to only SPFolder I dont want to give read access to specific site or document library. suppose there is one web http://contoso.com/sales and i want to give ...
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Error 401 on ExecuteQuery SharePoint 2013 production SharePoint Server

I create a farm solution that query in a list of SharePoint 2013. When I run my solution in a development server using Context.Credentials = new NetworkCredential('user', 'pass', 'domain'), the query ...
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Group management - Site owner ability to add to other group except its own

I'm wondering if it's possible to have the following scenario: In each subsite, there are three groups: Site Owners Site Authors Site Readers I'd like to have only the site collection admins to be ...
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Lock down a folder

I only want to give permissions to a few people or a small group of people - this is only for one folder. Can I do this? If so, how is it done?
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How to successfully implement “Auto-accept requests?”

Caution: If you select yes for the Auto-accept requests option, any user requesting access to this group will automatically be added as a member of the group and receive the permission levels ...
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Post MicroBlog message which includes Hashtags - InsufficientPermissions Error

I have a webpart in the master page which uses a jscript file to perform microblogging operations. This webpart has similar features like OOB NewsFeed part. There is no problem if I create a post ...
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Access denied using the STSADM command

I am unable to use the STSADM command. When i try to use it, it shows me access denied. I am the admin of my system, but still I am getting access denied.
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Give permission to List item in Document Library

I want to restrict users to view list items which are not created by them. Example: If I create a list item in a document library, Only I can view it, others should not see that information) Is ...
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External Sharing - External users are able to share - possible to turn this off?

So we'd like to be able to set up an external site collection and share it with specific external users. However, while testing this I noticed that an external user (with contribute access) is also ...
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SP_FAdmin given “Full Control”, but when check permissions, it shows as “None”

In one of my sites, I stopped "Inherit permission" from the root site, it has its own set of permissions. The "SP_FAdmin" (SharePoint Farm Admin) account is given "Full Control" directly to the site ...
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Remove all users from all folders within a Document Library - PowerShell

How to run through all folders in a specific document library to remove inheritance and then remove all users from all folders within a specific Document Library using a Powershell script?
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List all sites in web application where user has member access

I want to list all the sites in a webapplication for the user where the user is either a member or admin(not visitor). I definitely do not want to iterate through the sites. All the other options of ...
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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?