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Need help to replace share drive nested folders with SharePoint

We used to make use of shared network drive to share various reports to our staffs. The report administrator will create the nested folder structure and assign permission using CACLS command line ...
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Get SharePoint group permissions level name based on group name Using SharePoint Rest API

I am trying to get SharePoint User group permissions (Ex: Read, Contribute) based on the group name using SharePoint Rest API. My goal is to get the permission level of the group and disable features ...
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Restore unique permissions in 2010

A customer accidently clicked on Inherit Permissions on a Team Site in 2010. Is it possible to revert this action and get back all the unique permissions?
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How can I set permissions so that users can only see their own uploaded documents? Sharepoint Online (Office 365)

We are using Sharepoint Online (Office 365). We have multiple users that submit documents on a recurring basis in a specific folder. Is there a way to set permissions so that an uploader can only see ...
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SPHierarchyDataSourceControl permissions

I am new in developing sharePoint. I try to use SPHierarchyDataSourceControl of sharepoint to display a SPTreeView of all sites, doclibs and folders in my site. I set the property "Web" to ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Break inheritance subsite

i want to break the inheritance of a subsite. I know which button I have to press to solve this problem. But if I press this Button in the Ribbon UI in SharePoint, I cann not break the inheritance of ...
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List item permissions

I would like to create a list of ideas for employees to add. I want to have another column where only me can Approve/Decline ideas.. How can this be done?
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How to define department roles hierarchy in SharePoint 2010 and get user's Manager information in c#?

Having the SharePoint site where need to configure the access to the lists and libraries according the roles and permissions. How to define following hierarchy in SharePoint 2010 site. What groups I ...
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User with Full Control Permission is avoided to create “team site” subsite in SP 2013

I granted some users Full Control permission to create sub sites. But they are not allowed and encountered error reading - "Sorry this site is not shared with you". Our SharePoint is a 2013 trial ...
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SharePoint accounts being created in SQL with $ at the end

I'm getting the following error: (EVENT ID 3760) SQL Database 'WSS_Content' on SQL Server instance 'SQLSERVER01' not found. Additional error information from SQL Server is included below. Cannot open ...
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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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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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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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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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SharePoint 2013 Manage Access Request History

I am requesting information on SharePoint 2013 Manage Access Request history. How long is the history kept or is there a size / item limit? Can you export the history? If so how? Can the History be ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Is there any ONLINE tool with permissions management for Office 365?

I need an online tool that has option to manage user permissions for office 365, sharepoint, exchange. Does microsoft allows that type of tool without additional password request?
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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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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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“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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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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SP 2010 — Row Level / List Item Security — Parent / Child Relationship

I have 2 Custom Lists in SharePoint 2010. Reconciliations Reconciling Items I need to apply row level security on Reconciling Items, based on the Status of the Reconciliations list item. ...
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How can I allow certain people to see all list items without edit permission?

So I have this issue with specific permissions. What I want is that certain people (not users, administration staff) can view all items of the custom list, but cannot edit them or delete them. On ...
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How can I prevent a specific group from printing a certian document?

I have a SharePoint site with few folders, each folder has users with permission to edit it and users with permission to read only. I want that the users with the 'Read Only' permission won't be ...
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JavaScript: add AD security groups to list item permissions

I use the code below to group permissions on list items. This works fine for SharePoint groups. How'd I do this for AD security groups? (SP2013) restrictToGroup = function( a ) { var ctx = new ...
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Setting Permissions for Views on a List

I'm working on a solution that will allow users submit requests to the finance department by area (A.Fixed Assets, B.Payroll, C.Accounts receivable, etc). This is the situation: Users can only see ...
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Hide Edit Links in Navigation for users with Contribute permission levels

I have users with contribute access level and read access level in my sharepoint 2013 publishing site, users with Read access don't see Edit Links in top Navigation but users with Contribute access ...
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Programmatically give a user permissions temporarily

I have a custom solution that generates temporary junk files that I need to remove at the end of the process. I was originally using the following code: // Loops through the converted PDFs and ...
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how to find custom permission levels

How to find permission levels that are created by user for a site? i.e other than default permission levels. I want to use CSOM. Do anyone have idea about this?