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Issue with Sharepoint 2010 site - read permissions do not allow a user to view a page?

Viewers cannot access a site unless they have contribute permission - read does not allow them to access the site? Ideas?
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How to make sharepoint 2010 site as readonly

How to make sharepoint 2010 site as readonly. Note: It should not be applicable for custom administrator group,Except the administrator group other group will get the site as readonly.
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Two members of a group can't view list items in sharepoint 2010

I created a list on a top-level site. The list inherits permissions from the site. All members of the group share the same contribute-level permission. I have checked all views and all list items, and ...
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How do I find administrators of a Document Library with custom permissions?

I have a document library which does not inherit the site's permissions ('Custom permissions' is set). How do I find out who has administrator permissions to this library, using C#?
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User Profile AD Sync - 2 Way Field-Level Update Permissions

I've got a working AD->SharePoint 2010 user sync running and also have 2-way updating specificed for for some of the user profile fields via the users' My Site. While this is very handy for contact ...
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Anonymous users can only see site if “SitePages/Home.aspx” is in URL

I have a public-facing SharePoint Foundation 2010 site managed by a hosting company, so I don't have access to the 14 hive, web.config, Central Administration, etc. The site is a standard Team Site, ...
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How to create “date based” folder permissions in 2010

I need to create permissions for folders based on dates. For example: Group B and Group A both have permissions for folder X. On june 21st of every year, group B will lose access to Folder X until ...
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Creating Sub Sites

Who by default can create sub sites? What role do you need to have? Is it possible to createa custom role that only has permissions to create a sub site?
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Restore-SPSite : Access Denied

Restore-SPSite : Access Denied You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource. This is the error I get when trying to restore a Site Collection backup from the integrated ...
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How to set library permissions so that only the docs/folder that a user has access to are visible

I am using sharepoint 2010. I am wondering how to set library permissions so that only the docs/folder that a user has access to are visible. I do not want users to see folders and documents that ...
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How to give groups/users permissions to specific folders?

I would like to know how to give groups/users permissions to specific folders only in sharepoint 2010? Thanks,
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Web Service UpdateListItems User Permissions

I'm trying to do an AJAX SOAP call to the Lists web service, specifically UpdateListItems. The query isn't malformed, and is working appropriately when using a user with full permissions. When a ...
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Access denied when user try to use Alert Me on a list - WSS v3

I have some users who have contribute access on a list and read access on the site but anytime a user tries to alert himself he gets Error: Access Denied Why is this? I even gave the user Full ...
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SharePoint Admin account permissions failed

Per best practice, I created Windows user and added to the Administrators group (sp_admin) to install SharePoint 2010 and installed the product under that account. However, after running the ...
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SharePoint 2007 Trim Permissions

Looked through a number of threads as well as searched the web for an answer without much luck. We currently allow users to request a work site and then when we create their site, we add them to a ...
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All sites are read only, even for site administrators

Every site in the collection is now read-only. I can still change settings in the central admin site but am unsure what has changed. This affects everyone, users with write permission, even site ...
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What is the recommended way of giving one Sharepoint user control over deletion of list items?

I have many (29) Sharepoint calendars, each with a separate owner. I would like to have anyone able to book an appointment in these calendars, but for deletion to be handled only by the calendar ...
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Powershell - Item Level Permission by Content Type

Here is the scenario. I only need to run this once as business team just decided their contents are confidential. User Group is "Marketing", will use OOTB "Contribute" and all of marketing items are ...
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SharePoint Search permissions for users and admins

I am using SharePoint 2010. I have created some sub sites and given permissions as admin to some of them. If end-user log in, it should not display secured pages in search results. If admin log ins ...
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Restricting access to certain out of the box SharePoint web services

As the title explains, I want to restrict access for certain web services in the SharePoint environment. Is this possible and how do you pull it off? Not finding much to support that it is. I do ...
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How can I get permissions of a document in sharepoint 2007 using web service?

I want to get permissions of a document in sharepoint 2007 using web service and export them to an excel file. The result should be something like the following content: document -> click "edit ...
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Permissions for users to view Report Library in SharePoint

Okay so i have created a report library with many dashboard pages stored in it. Problem is only users with contribute and owner permissions are able to view this and users with viewer and visitor ...
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How can I develop a sharepoint 2007 widget to generate permission of documents report on sharepoint 2007?

I want to develop a report which can show all permission of documents under a specific folder on sharepoint 2007. How can I do this ? Can someone point me the right direction ?
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SP 2010, Is it possible to set permissions at Content Type Level

Say I have a document Library "TravelRequests" and five different content types associated with library. Is there a way to apply permission for a given content type "ManagerCT"? When managers are ...
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Restore Item-Level permission inheritance by Bulk

We have an Document Library (a) with folders (b), subfolders (c) and subsubfolders (d) with documents (e) in it. All with a unique permissions set (a huge pita, came from a LiveLink env which was ...
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Create Editor permission level on SharePoint

I'm creating a permission level on SharePoint called "Editor" to allow users to do the following only: Edit publishing pages: add/remove text, pictures, etc., in a page layout. Can't delete page. ...
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Permissions error in IE 8 but not Firefox 6.0.2?

I am using the Javascript Client Object model to access some information from a list. Below is the code I am using: function getDeptInfo(id) { //var value = ...
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Group owner on SharePoint

When creating groups on SharePoint, how important is it who the owner of the group is? I tried setting the owner to an AD group but it said that was not possible. Can we set one custom group's owner ...
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web-part permission

I'm using SharePoint 2007, Custom list. I have created 3 different view on one list, and a custom permission. in the home page each list-view appear in different wep-part. In each web-part I ...
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SharePoint 2010 SP1 - Set permissions error

I updated my SharePoint 2010 (Language: German) environment with SP1. After the update I had the problem that when I want to create a (Website/Blog/Forum etc. but not Documentlibrary/List etc.) with ...
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data sheet list view permission

I have created custom list on sharePoint 2007, on that list I create data-sheet view. I send a link to the "data-sheet list view" to some users, in order that those user fill-in data. I need to ...
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SharePoint permission levels

How do permission levels work? I don't know why I have "access denied" every time I access a subsite even if I have read permission. I am hopeful that somebody will shed light on this. Here's the ...
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How can I hide inline editing controls for a given security group?

Does anybody know of a way of hiding the 'Edit' and 'Delete' controls provided within inline editing to people within the Viewers group?
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How can I let Contributors create a new list?

I am building a site where users have Contribute access. They are allowed to add, modify, remove items in any of the lists, but they are not allowed to change or remove the lists. However, they also ...
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Permissions to see checked in but not published content

I'm working on a SharePoint 2010 publishing website where content authoring happens on an authoring site, e.g. http://authoring, and scheduled content deployment jobs deploy published content to a ...
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Add login account to access “WSS_Content”

I need to run the SharePoint Content Deployment Wizard (2.8) on SP 2010. It tries to read the database "WSS_Content" using my login account but keeps blowing up with this error when it tries to do the ...
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Check object's permission levels

Are there tools that will display all the permissions to an object in SharePoint 2010 Server? For example, we want to see which AD groups, SharePoint groups, and individuals have any level of access ...
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Login trouble between URL's that point to the same server

We have a strange problem on our intranet. The intranet is accessed through http://intranet and http://intranet.company.com. They both point to http://intranetsrv01.domain.com. We are experiencing ...
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What level of permissions to give per site

What is best practice for departmental sites' permissions? Should certain users within each department have permission to create objects (pages, lists, etc.) or should the permissions only allow them ...
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Unique Permission Issue

This appears to be by design. I have a user who used unique permissions on a subsite and then used unique permissions on a list in the subsite. They then decided to have the subsite inherit ...
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list customactions and rights

we have a custom action for list settings, that requires ManageLists rights: <CustomAction Id="fear.is.the.path.to.the.dark.side" Location="Microsoft.SharePoint.ListEdit" ...
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Why can my group in SharePoint 2007 not be located?

I have a SharePoint 2007 solution, that runs off FBA. I've created a new group called "Admin" and added all of my users who require administrative priviledges to this group. During registration, I ...
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How to set permissions for SP2010 Server

I'm new to SharePoint 2010 and am creating numerous Publishing sites with workflows, each for a different department. Each department needs to have a few people assigned to be able to create pages, ...
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How can I set permissions for a users group to see only one page?

Is it possible to set permissions for a users group to see only one page? Can it be done via Site settings or is this a programmable task?
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'Access Denied' error while uploading a document to a Library

I am unable to add documents to a Library. When I try to upload a document it says 'Access Denied' instead of a "New Document" form. The group which is getting this error has "Design - Can view, add, ...
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Permission for specific document libraries only

I have a user (or group) without any permission on a site. I break inheritance on a document library and give that user permission on the library. Now, if the user navigates to the document library, ...
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Unable to modify Sharepoint site on my local machine

I just started at a new job and have had my credentials set to administrator. When I attempt to modify our pages on my local machine, I am only allowed to minimize, close, and delete web parts. When ...
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Why does a caught System.UnauthorizedAccessException exception redirect me to an error page?

When this code executes in a custom web part: try{ ...Offending code here... } catch (System.UnauthorizedAccessException e) { //Do nothing if the user doesn't have access to the site or list. ...
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AD groups with upper-case letters are all lower-case if added in wss

we are running an wss 3.0 connected to AD. New Users were directly given permissions to subsites/lists by adding them to the permission list in sharepoint. The users are already in AD security groups ...
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Trying to update a SPItem from an asp.net page and get the error “The security validation for this page is invalid”

I am trying to update an SPItem from inside a asp.net page but I am getting the error The security validation for this page is invalid. Click Back in your Web browser, refresh the page, and try ...