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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Hide document web parts in page from group/people

I have document libraries for each Group. For example Company1 library for company1 Group and etc. When they go to site, they see only their library. My needs are that those libraries would be ...
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Super Users of a site can view all sub-sites regardless of the unique permissions

I got a parent site with several people who are in "super users" group. There is no way I can remove that. I made a sub-site with confidential info & I made unique permissions for it. However ...
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Local admin still has permissions after removing builtin\administrators

I am trying to remove an account as SharePoint Farm Account, yet having it as local admin account. I though that removing builtin\administrators and keep permissions per-user would be enough, but it ...
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Exclude partners, contractors from sharepoint site

I am creating a sharepoint site and struggling with the permissions. My client provides IDs to the its partners and contractors the same way it provides to its employees. I have to configure the ...
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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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Add Group to Folder in a Document Library using Powershell

I want to create a Function with a single command line to add a SP Group to a Folder within a Documents Library. Structure: Site Document Library Folder (Permissions/Group(s) to be added here) ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - ASP.NET/HTML Requires Sign-in to render?

I have a website where one specific block of ASP.NET/HTML code renders only when I am signed into the website. This happens across all browsers. I need the 'caption_homebanner' div to render for ...
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Sharepoint Active directory permissions

I have a functioning Mysite with all user accounts added. I imported the accounts from active directory when I first constructed SharePoint. I have recently made changes in active directory to users ...
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Allow SPDesigner on some site collections but not allowed on others? [SP2013]

I am wondering if, as the farm administrator, I can activate the SPDesigner features at the web application level, but ensure that site collection admins will not be able to activate SPDesigner on ...
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2010 Workflow: Adding Domain Group Permissions Creates Extra Groups

I'm having a problem with a 2010 workflow causing SharePoint to create new permissions groups when I try to alter permissions on a document in a library. I want the permissions on a library item to ...
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Permission errors on several stored procedures in shrpnt_srch_srvc database

I'm seeing the following error message from Sharepoint: EXECUTE permission was denied on the object 'proc_MSS_GetConfigurationProperty' This is being thrown by ...
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Import Documents into SharePoint 2013

I want to import some documents to a SharePoint document library. I know how to import into this library, but the problem is with user rights. I have to many documents to import so, the process has to ...
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display document of certain content type by user group

I've a document library with some content type. I'd like to show the document to user group depending on content type. For example: i have the following content types ct1, ct2, ct3 and the ...
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Hide feature based on user sharepoint

Is there any way to manipulate feature.xml file to control its visibility from a specific group? Thanks.
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Can the footer of a password protected document be left unprotected, just like highlighted sections, for anyone to update? If so, how?

I have documented procedures that I maintain in SP and sections of the document are password protected. However, other sections remain open for change. This document gets reviewed and updated and ...
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How to AppPermissionRequest for more than one generic list?

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 Online - Provider Hosted App, which needs to have write access on two generic lists. Instead of requesting access on web is it possible to request app access for ...
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Users with no permissions can still see empty list views

I have a problem regarding security on lists. If I break role inheritance on lists and exclude users from having access to that specific list, the users are still able to navigate to the list and ...
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Folder permissions

I have a problem where I need to allow access to a folder to a select group of people where the folder is buried deep within a series of folders. For example Folder A (top level | ---->Folder ...
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Setting permission to a folder created by user

How can an end user set a permission on a folder which he has created in SharePoint 2013? Which permission level does he need, and how can he give the permissions?
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How to have 'add item' button appear only in certain level of heirarchy

I have a document library with multiple level of folders and I only want the user to see the 'add item' button at the innermost level of each subfolder. I've placed the library in a webpart on the ...
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Handling permission using metadata

I'm working for a company with several departments (human resources, comptability, and such). Each department must be able to create documents. User groups must be able to access documents from a ...
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Manage list permissions by app

I need to manage permissions of SPFolder in a SharePoint document library from a SharePoint app published in the Office Store. But looks like it's impossible, because: ...
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Change method of granting permission with claims based

Our SharePoint site has claims based authentication right now and we want to change the default method of granting permissions. Whenever a new user is added all related permissions should be adjusted ...
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High-trust provider-hosted app vs. standalone web application with CSOM

I'm considering developing a website based on MVC, with SharePoint 2013 in the background - used for document management, permissions and workflows. I'm not interested in providing any SharePoint ...
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Page Permission

I have to set permissions on a unique page to a unique user. How can this be done? Example: I have a home site collection and a page called "Info". I have to allow all users to see this page but ...
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SP13: Checked Out Document Items Not Visible

I ran across something that I have nevertheless experienced using a document library. Normally in a document library if a document is checked out the document is still visible on the list, however, ...
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Vanishing permissions entries SharePoint 2013

I have noticed that when I add permissions to my 2013 page, the individual doesn't show up in the permissions list. Meaning I click "grant permissions" and add Joe Smith. The email goes out to Joe ...
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Set Permmision to SSRS report Programmatically

I like to get all SSRS reports in my custom web part and set Permission to specific User for specific Report. How to list out all reports and set their permissions programmatically?
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SharePoint user group cannot access a certain field in a list

I want a certain group with contribute permission to be able to add and edit items into a list. One of these fields is a lookup value. This seems to cause trouble for the user, since the person cannot ...
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Add user in group

I'm trying to add a user in a group during my event itemupdated. Like this he has the necessary permission to move a file and after I remove him from group. I've tried this to add but nothing ...
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How to create permission level for add only

I need to create a permission level for allowing to add only in document library. The issue is when i add permission: Add items, it checkes automatically View Items I'm n sandbox solution so i don't ...