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SharePoint permission list - contribute minus ability to edit home page

Need: SharePoint permission list - contribute minus the ability to edit page contents (insert/delete new webparts). Also users in this group should be able to add/delete/update documents, create ...
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Getting error while giving access to DL to site

I am getting below error while giving access to distribution list to site. The user does not exist or is not unique. at Microsoft.SharePoint.Library.SPRequestInternalClass.UpdateMembers(String ...
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how to give visitor permission for top site and member perm for Shared Documents

SharePoint 2013 Office 365 I have a group of users whom I want to be visitors/view only of the top parent level page and sub-level wiki pages too. But I want these same users to have member/edit ...
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Permissions and Managed Metadata in Navigation

So I've set up on SharePoint 2013 Managed Metadata Navigation for a site collection, inherits to all sites below. When I access as a "Site Member" or "Site Owner" I get to see the full navigation. ...
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Cannot create new subsite in SharePoint 2013

When I tried to create a new subsite under a site collection, I get the error message "Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you." after I click the "Create" button. I entered the newsbweb.aspx by ...
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Locking ListItems for users but not workflows

Is it possible to "softlock" a SPListItem so that a user can't edit it but a workflow he had started can do it? Background: - ListItems should only be editable by users when no workflow is running - ...
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What has changed that the security scope limit for SharePoint 2010 is no longer 1000?

What appear to be outdated blog posts everywhere tell you to not exceed 1,000 security scopes per list. Some even provide hard evidence as to why this is a bad idea. What they seem to have in common, ...
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“Add a Page” option missing from menu

I have a user who is part of "Contribute" group. But when that user clicks on the wheel icon on top, then no "Add a Page" option is shown, although "Edit page" option is available. Even if I give ...
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Restrict one page of a wiki (or site pages)

In 2007 you could call out permissions for 1 object in a document library thus restricting a page in a wiki or document library In 2013 I dont see any options for that level of granularity, How can i ...
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Prevent “Access Denied” error for domain users

I would like all members of the DOMAIN\Domain Users' or 'DOMAIN\Users' AD groups to have read-only access to a site collection and its subsites. I have added these groups to Site Permissions at the ...
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SP JSOM: is there any way to get the group by name instead of getById(10)

is there a way I can use the below with something like getByName(thisGroup), instead of getById(10) in SP 2010 jsom: function setSomeUsers(dataObj, projGroup) { var clientContext = new ...
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Office Web Apps can't read/edit Powerpoint or read Word, but Excel reads/edits fine

A brief overview: I have a Sharepoint 2010 installation on Windows Server 2008 R2, with Office Web Apps installed. The Central Admin SQL Database in on the local server, but the SQL database that ...
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SharePoint Online give administrator access to My Site of all users

I want to migrate user data from a network share to the "Personal Documents" folders of the user's My Site. Therefore I want to give an Administrator full access to the My Site of all users. I've ...
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Group calendar resource permissions - SharePoint 2010

So I am trying to setup a calendar to allow meeting room reservations and am having some issues with limiting who has permissions to reserve specific resources. As an example I have two resources, ...
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Site Permission from template to new site

I will have a site template with below features SP Groups greated for user access Libraries are added and permissions are set at each libaray When I apply this template for creating a site, the SP ...
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Grant user access to List View but not list

I would like to create a view for a list so that users can load this view and see all of the results in it without having access to the underlying list. Basically the view has a filter in it and I ...
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SP2010 Activate feature Throws an error

I'm using the code below to modify Custom List Permission in SharePoint 2010. What I'm trying to do is to modify All Group's Permission Level to Read except for the Owners Group. My code runs fine ...
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SPD13 Workflow - Only site admin can start it

I've put together a mildly complex workflow that is supposed to be able to be started by the average user making a change to a list item. However, my admin account seems to be the only one that can ...
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How to view the lists and folders that Limited Access Groups can see

I can view what lists have unique permissions and I can view what groups are marked as limited access. However, if you give a group permissions for a folder, it will list that group as having limited ...
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Understanding Permissions in existing SharePoint site

I've recently joined a team, and been given responsibility for managing most of the SharePoint 2010 site and sub-sites (there are currently around 10 sub-sites I have access to, and this will be ...
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Error in SharePoint hosted app: Add permission level to the list programmatically

I am trying to add permission to the list which I have created in my app. I am trying to give current user some permission to add update delete items from my list. I have used one article from MSDN ...
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Users with read rights are not able to insert data in my SharePoint hosted app's List

I have SharePoint hosted app. In that I have created an List and I am managing data of that list using a form which I have created in my app page. When I am inserting data with the user who has full ...
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Least Level of Permissions for Web Part Page

I have a web part page with nothing on it. The user has SPBasePermissions.Open and SPBasePermissions.ViewPages only. The ULS shows: UnauthorizedAccessException for the request. 403 Forbidden will ...
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How to grant access to a list view but not to entire list

We have some views to our list, while each view reveals a specific columns. We want to grant (RO) access to a view without granting access to all list data. Is this possible? (I already examined the ...
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Can't deny user access to a library when he is inside the “All Users” group

I'm trying to give an user access to just one folder in our main library, first I gave him permission to access the Site and then I went on the folder that I would like him to have access to and ...
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How to hide menu item in navigation from users who have no permissions to view the page?

I have a menu item in my subsite menu (it is a term driven menu, so managed navigation) that links to a page with unique permissions. Only certain users have been given permissions to see the page and ...
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Why can't my SharePoint-hosted app write to its app web?

I have a simple SharePoint-hosted app which wants to create an item in a list in its app web. (Explicitly not in the host web.) That's all. If my understanding is correct, no special app permissions ...
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Sharepoint Site permission issue

We have a web application based on SharePoint. Every Saturday night Site collection permission default groups gets deleted automatically and it is difficult to find the cause of this issue. We have ...
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Browsing sharepoint site using full domain shows blank page?

I have a server, when use machine name internally, ie. http://mySPServer it works fine. however, we want external users to access this site, the external url is http://mySPServer.myinc.com ...
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Grant crawler account read access on all sites in collection?

I have a situation where permission inheritance is broken on a large number of sites. I'm trying to set up the Search Service App correctly so that it has its own crawling account which only has read ...
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Can I give a user access to a library but not the site?

I have a site that is strictly reports. I'd like to set up links for my users to the reports while denying them the ability to view the actual report site. Is this possible? I've removed access ...
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“Cannot open ..(document)” error for just the users with full control

I have a document library but when a user with full control for these document cannot open the document. But users with just read,view permission can open them. And the users with full control for ...
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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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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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Ability to edit files but restrict using Add Document to upload file

Can option be set to allow certain people to upload or add document while other could only edit existing files after checking them out? had a person1 download a file without check it out. Person 2 ...
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PowerShell command to get list of documents where users x and y has permissions?

I would like to get a list of documents where user x and y has permissions. Can someone help me? I would like to do it in either PowerShell or C# code.
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Work around possible for view report history permission?

I have a number of SSRS reports hosted in SharePoint for which I have set up a 10 snapshot rolling history, with the intention of allowing the end user to be able to access, display and export, ...
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Export list to excel with filters?

I have a list with the setting that a user can only read/edit items they have created themselves which works fine, however, if they click Export to excel (which they should be able to) then all ...
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Override list behaviors permission not working the way it should

I don't get it why Permission: Override List Behaviors - Discard or check in a document which is checked out to another user, and change or override settings which allow users to read/edit ...
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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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Users with “Contribute” access cannot edit document attached to a SharePoint 2010 Discussion Board post

Users on my 2010 site can't edit a document attached to a discussion board post even though they have "Contribute" access. Users with "Full Control" can, of course, but users with Contribute cannot. ...
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strip formatting when copy paste email address into people picker input user field

I'd like to get rid formatting specifically, mailto html tags that comes along with email addresses copied directly from outlook when i paste it into the user input field. It looks like its stripped ...
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Traverse folder permissions not working

When assigning permissions to a subfolder, the traverse (limited access) permission isn't working properly, the parent folder isn't view-able from the root of the document library. Document Library ...
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How to control content type menu options by group/permissions level?

Working on a document approval project with doc libs. We have different content types depending upon the type of user. Ie- MembersA, MembersB, MemberC, etc. I would like control the users content ...
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Permissions “Select People and Groups” returns error

Adding a user through the "Select People and Groups" popup fails with a generic error: I can successfully repro this error consistently on a laptop not connected to the domain, and outside the ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 Workflow to change file permission in Document Library?

1.What are my options with SPD 2013 If I want to change file permission in a workflow? 2.Where does SPO host 2013 Workfows? 3.If connecting to SPO Can I use Worklow Manager 1.0? 4.Will I need to ...
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List Workflow doesn't fire if site permissions assigned to group?

I'm trying to debug an incredibly frustrating scenario here and I'm at my wit's end. I have a simple SharePoint 2013 site with two lists. There is a workflow attached to the first list that is ...
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Sharepoint Profile Picture access rights

After setting user profile pictures (and user information pictures) for all our sharepoint users (images are kept in a list in one of the site collections), we configured user profiles so that users ...
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What is the best approach to manage my list permission

I have the following:- Site collection. A list inside the site collection, where I have inherited the permission for the list from the site collection. Which include having the build-in groups; ...
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What is the lowest level of permissions required to add users to a site SP2013

I've inherited an SharePoint 2013 instance that has a Site Collection with multiple sites beneath it. Each of these sites needs to have different users associated with it and is managed by a different ...