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Hide/Remove the site contents and site settings on user site (SharePoint 2013)

How can I remove or hide the setting (add an app, site content, site setting) from the user site <MySite>, but the user must have permission to edit his/her personal information?
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User permission Problem for workflows in wss-3.0

Im running wss-3.0 on a Windows Server 2003 machine. The User Accounts are AD based. I made a Calendar List with 3 different Permission Groups. Users that can only read the list Users that can add ...
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Sharepoint permissions - see main site but not subsites

is it possible in sharepoint to see the company's main sharepoint site but not subsites? For an example the "homepage"- Main site is companyname.sharepoint.com and on this site there are links to ...
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Users getting access denied, until secondary alias is set

I am facing a bit of a strange issue, let me try to elaborate. There are three users Normal user Admin user Secondary admin Pro-grammatically I am provisioning site collection using below code: ...
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Word Documents in Library Erroring and Unable to Overwrite

I have a document library and a number of times I have experienced an issue where, upon trying to open a document in Word for editing, it throws an error The file filename.docx cannot be opened ...
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Can I make my SharePoint Add-in only available to Site Administrators

I am building a provider-hosted SharePoint Add-in. The add-in is intended to provide site administrators with some analytic capabilities and is not really intended for use by regular users. Can I ...
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The server was unable to save the form at this time. please try again

I'm receiving the following error message when trying to add or update a list item. "the server was unable to save the form at this time. please try again" The list has some folders and I ...
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How to set permission to Control in WebPart in this scenario?

I am having the Visual Webpart in VS2012 for SharePoint2010 site. On this webpart there is Publish button. I want to make visible and enabled to HR Group.What Permission I need to set for HR Group ...
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Subdividing Office 365 Sharepoint site for controlled permissions

Our company (A) recently bought a share in a company (The School) and we're in the process of adding them to our Office 365 environment, but this is the first time we introduce another company into ...
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Edit permissions, but not to all documents

I have a document library having documents (eg: word,pdf etc). User has add and edit permission to the library (required) But user should be able to edit a particular document. Can I set the ...
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SharePoint List Item Permissions

Does anyone know of a way to implement permissions within a SharePoint list so that items are only visible to the person who created it (or potentially who the list item is "assigned to", as in like a ...
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UserKey value in Sharepoint Online

We have a client using Sharepoint Online, where to manage permissions they have AD groups inside Sharepoint Groups. Client has asked us to send them a list of sites with permissions controlled by AD ...
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Not able to break permission using SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow

I'm unable to break permission using SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow, it throws this error: {"error":{"code":"-2147024891, ...
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Best practices on Folder permissions

When migrating a fileshare to SharePoint there is a tendency to copy the filestructure one-on-one to a library, and to maintain a permission setup based on folders. Sometimes I read articles that is ...
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How to get manager email id of selected user in people picker control?

I want to send mail to selected user in people picker control and CC to the his manager. Able to send the email to user. But how to get his manager email Id in C# Web part? Basically How to distribute ...
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How to Restrict Access to a Specific View on an InfoPath Form

I have a scenario that was given to me. The scenario: There is a List called Improvements for which a Requestor can make a submission. Within this same list, the Admin can then make any approvals ...
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Allow commenting on a document but not editing

Is there a way to allow specific users to add comments to documents without allowing them to make changes to the document content? I am creating a SharePoint Document Library with a bunch of SOPs and ...
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Anonymous access for links to documents but nothing else

I've done a ton of searching and couldn't find any potential solutions to my problem so hopefully someone has an idea. First off, this is SP 2010 Foundation. Currently, our site requires ...
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Which permissions does my SharePoint Add-in need to get Site Collections?

I am building a Provider-Hosted SharePoint Add-in. Given a SharePoint Online tenant (account) where my add-in is installed, I want to get a list of their Site Collections To get this done I am ...
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SP2013 Restore inheritance on document library

Restoring Inheritance on a document library would break unique permissions on childs ? I have a site XX, inside, a Document Library A, with Folders A1, A2 and A3. A1, A2 and A3 have unique ...
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Exporting SharePoint Members into Excel

Is there a proper way to export a group of sp group members into excel? I have been able to select a group from permissions and export them into excel. The problem I face was that even when I ...
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Quick Launch not visible for user with permissions to certain pages and libraries

I have a SP 2013 site that is made up of several libraries, lists, and site pages. I have been requested to give a certain group of users access to certain components of the site. Those components are ...
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Security report

I am looking for a tool able to perform a cumulative report of SharePoint rights, AD groups and IRM rights, at document level in a given library.
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Get all users who have permission to a specific folder

I am working with SharePoint 2010 . I have a folder in my SharePoint document library. I am trying to get the users who have any permission or role to that folder programmatically. But can't find a ...
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Full control user can't create service applications

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and have a user that is a farm administration and full control for the site collection. For some reason I can't create a new service applications. When I go the Manage ...
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Client Object Model RoleDefinitionBindingCollection.Remove not working

I'm using the Client Object Model and trying to remove a specific RoleDefinition from a RoleDefinitionBindingCollection in a RoleAssignment. This is the code I'm using: Web web = ...
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SPServices - GetRolesAndPermissionsForCurrentUser

I have a list where one group of users is not allowed to delete items but they have view and edit permissions. All items in the list contain an attachment. However, users are not allowed to delete the ...
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What settings need to do in following senario to validate Sharepoint Site url in VS 2012?

Question may be basic, but scenario is not understood. scenario is I am having the SharePoint 2010 installed on Windows Server 8 under Domain1. My Developer machine also under Domain 1. But while ...
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SharePoint 2013 PowerShell - how can I remove 'limited access' permissions from a DL?

quick backstory, this site was migrated from 2010 to 2013 using the Share-Gate migration tool. Now there is this all users AD group that has all ad users in it, and since we broke inheritance on the ...
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I can't approve my own access request

So I'm the only "Site Owner" of a subsite on our Sharepointdomain. Today I was trying to "Add a page". I typed in the name (test.aspx) and then got this prompt: I thought this was odd, but I ...
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Enumerate permissions without the possibility to change the request e-mail address

We want to give managers the rights to view who is authorized to visit their sites without giving any extra right on top of this. Working in SharePoint 2010. The permission level "Enumerate ...
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User permissions by metadata?

I'm trying to set up a site architecture for a new Office 365 account, and we would need to have a site and its documents generally open to multiple employees, but some of these need access to most ...
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How hide “Site content” from “cog” menu for non admin users

I've a site, and visitors (logged) are seeing the menu option "Site content" when in a list page. I already looked this question "Hiding SharePoint 2013 ribon and Site Contents page for anonymous ...
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How do I get the highest permission level a user has in a site using c#

I am working on a task to clean up all permissions by removing users that are given individual permissions and adding them to groups with same permission level. There are multiple permission levels ...
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RoleAssignments with REST API and oAuth

I'm attempting to use the REST API to migrate files from our users' personal sharepoint sites (e.g. http://organization-my.sharepoint.com/personal/bob@organization.onmicrosoft.com). The account which ...
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Access denied on all files in _themes folder from mobile devices

I have a very, very odd issue that's affecting all clients using our SharePoint 2013 solution from mobile devices. If a user with read access visits the site from a desktop browser, everything works ...
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Hiding menu items for users who are not in a particular group

Suppose I have a group Group1 and it has some members in it. I have alot of menu items in the Top Menu bar. I want to hide some menu items for those users who are not member of Group1 Is this ...
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SharePoint 2013 - User cannot edit documents on their computer, log on to mine and they can (they have correct permissions)?

I have a user who is trying to access MS Office 2013 files in SharePoint, this user has all the permissions necessary to edit the documents but when they open the files it says read only and when they ...
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“The server was unable to save the form at this time. Please try again.” … when submitting the Create form

I am facing this strange problem inside my sharepoint 2013 enterprise server, where users are able to view the Create new item link and Create form, but when they try submitting the create form , they ...
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Permission issue. Access denied

I have a user in a SharePoint created group which has 'limited' permissions on a site, but contribute permissions on a list in that site. When the user tries to save an item he receives the error: ...
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Contact List Permission

I was asked to facilitate creating a SINGLE contact list for the entire sales department. However, each division within the sales department, (e.g. Produce, Meat, Daily, etc...) should only be able to ...
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Making sure nobody (but the add-in) can access a list

I create Lists inside the app-web of a provider-hosted-app(-addin) using CSOM: All access to that lists should only be done by the addin itself and not by the user. So I want to make sure nobody can ...
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Access denied to site collection administrator

I am facing a very strange issue. I have two web applications. Inside those applications are two site collections each. When I log in as site collection administrator I can access all three site ...
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Users with Restricted Read Permission can not view lists

I have a Team Site inside my SharePoint 2013 enterprise server. and inside the site i created 4 lists, and i define the following :- Inside the first three lists (ListA , ListB, ListC) i define that ...
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Permission documents within library so only initiator and approver (varying) can see it

I am trying to build out a performance review site and need to allow reviewee (document originator) and approver the ability to see document (no one else). I need for the reviewee to upload their ...
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'Contribute without delete' permission which allows the users to delete their own document

I know it's possible to create a custom permission 'Contribute without delete' which doesn't allow users to delete any documents within a library (or edit a document title if there's no check out/in ...
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Active directory distribution group and user permission?

We have two active directory security groups(internal) added into the sharepoint members group explicitly. GroupB is a subgroup of GroupA, when I search a user permission (went to the member group and ...
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User unable to open docs from embedded webpart in page

I'm dealing with some unusual (to me) behavior when a special user group is attempting to open documents. The documents are displayed in a web part of a document library embedded in a page with a ...
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Prevent / Revert Feature Activation on Exception

I have a custom feature. In the FeatureActivated event receiver, I am trying to check if the user is a Term Store Administrator or not and if not, I am throwing an SPException. I actually don't want ...
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SharePoint 2013: can a user see a list and its metadata, but not be allowed to open the documents?

Is it possible to let a user in SharePoint 2013 view a list of documents (and their metadata), but not allow him to open, display or download the corresponding documents? If the answer should be ...