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How do I get the default member and owner SPGroups?

I want to show members and owners in a webpart. My site collection can be created in different languages, so I can't get needed groups like web.Groups["Contoso Members"]. Because it may be "Medlemmar ...
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Restricting a user to one document library

We have a subsite that contains a dozen or so document libraries and want to restrict one user so that they can only access one of them. Obviously I could create custom permissions on all twelve but I ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Restore default “Style Resource Readers” permissions group

What tasks are necessary to restore the default "Style Resource Readers" permission group? My problem is that a Sitecolletion Administrator erased this default group. Members of this group are ...
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List Security in Sharepoint

I need to set permissions for a list that looks like this: I have two different teams, each with a team lead and 3 team members. The team members should not see each others data. Team leaders have ...
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Remove permissions on list item change in sharepoint

Is there any chance I can remove survey permissions on List item change? Can i somehow set workflow on list item change to remove survey permissions?
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How to display library permissions to members?

Working on a SP2007 implementation that has a large number of document libraries with custom permissions set, and they have a requirement to give better visibility of who has access to each library. ...
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Why can I only login if I use “Sign in as a different user”?

Currently, I can only login directly (in any browser) with members of the Sharepoint Farm Administrators group. However, if I login as one of those administrators then login as a regular domain user I ...
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user with Readers access can't access a site or read a list; What else could be wrong?

Reader has read site, read list etc. But still a user can't visit a site or read lists. Any ideas guys? user with Readers access can't access a site or read a list; What else could be wrong?
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Error: Access Denied (Including Site Collection Admins) for all users

I have migrated to Sharepoint 2010 successfully but Search service wasn't working every time I get system error when I perform search. Today I have tried following things on server, 1] Application ...
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Why does SPWebCollection[Guid] needs more permissions than SPWebCollection[string]?

I have this code: SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; string dummy = String.Empty; SPWeb subwebByName = web.Webs["Example"]; dummy = subwebByName.Name; Guid subwebId = new Guid("{5fad4b3b-3124-47d1-...
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Is it possible to restore only permissions from a SharePoint 2010 backup?

Is there a way to only restore permissions and not the content from a SharePoint 2010 back-up? If yes, how?
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Cannot add user to SP group, SP 2010

I investigated one day, that I can't add some specific user to any group of some specific collection, I can add them directly to list/library/page only. For example "Xavier Xovi" can't be member of ...
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Anonymous users denied access to XSL stylesheet

I have a XSLTListViewWebPart on a page and it is linked to an XSL stylesheet located in the Style Library. Anonymous users have read access to the Style Library. When a logged in user views the page, ...
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Remove “Add new item” functionality from lists

I have lists where the items are created from nintex workflows. I need to prevent the users from adding list items manually, as the workflows ensure dependencies. Revoking the add item permission is ...
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The permissions granted to user 'MYDOMAIN\ryanhayes' are insufficient for performing this operation. (rsAccessDenied)

I'm getting several users getting access denied for some SSRS reports that are in a reports directory in SharePoint 2010. I have a single sharepoint group with all users in it so all users have the ...
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Entire webapp unable to log to ULS

I've reinstalled SharePoint with least privilege accounts, and use a separate account for all non-central-admin web apps. This separate domain account is in the WSS_WPG group, and seems otherwise to ...
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Weird error when creating a site collection from a Claims authentication WCF service

I'm having trouble adding a new site collection, from a service hosted in a claims enabled SharePoint web application. The authentication works just fine (I can confirm the identity of the user while ...
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How to restrict visibility of a group beyond “group members” or “everyone”?

On the group settings page, it looks like membership visibility is limited to either "Group Members" or "Everyone". Is it possible to restrict membership visibility of a group to something other than ...
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Managed Metadata is reporting errors, how can I start it again?

When I try to manage the managed metadata service I get "The Managed Metadata Service or Connection is currently not available. The Application Pool or Managed Metadata Web Service may not have been ...
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Where to manage users right for mysite?

A user needs additional permissions for his/her mysite. A user came by and wanted to add webpart to his mysite. However, that option is grayed out. How do I grant additional permission to that user (...
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Access denied for all users when they try to connect to SharePoint

User deleted a group out off people and groups and since then all users are getting an access denied error when they try to connect to SharePoint. They believed the group to be domain\users but I ...
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How do I let some readers view draft versions of items without allowing them to edit

We have a requirement where we would like to give some of our users the ability to view pending versions of the items in a particular list (not document library) to give feedback. We don't want ...
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How to view what a user has access to with PowerShell?

A user has limited access but I don't know what for. How can I view what this user has access to? I'm on WSS 3. Does anyone know of a PowerShell script to perform this method?
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Why are user permissions set in AD not updated immediately to SharePoint?

I have a SharePoint 2010 Foundation installation on Windows 2008 R2 and SQL Server 2008 and using Claims and Windows authentication. Subsites are visible only to members of a certain group. However, ...
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Can't pass authentication to browse a sharepoint site

I am trying to browse a sharepoint site in IE8 from the server where it is deployed. When I am promped to enter my credentials i enter them but this doesn't work. The box keeps appearing and asks me ...
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Change group permission level

How can I change a group permission level? In Site > Site Settings > My group I can see all the members. Add and remove members is possible. In Settings > Show Group's authorization I can see ...
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After migration from MOSS 2007 TO SHAREPOINT 2010 broken pics

I've migrated my MOSS 2007 portal to sharepoint 2010 and i had no customization in my previous portal and it was totally out of the box. Migration was successful although facing the following problems....
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Getting FullTextSqlQuery to return a permissions mask of sorts

I would like to have my FullTextSqlQuery return the permissions mask that the user running it has on the list items returned. Results are returned the same whether the user has Read or Contribute for ...
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sharepoint 2010 permissions on a page

It seems that sp has the following ootb behaviour when a user/group's persmission is removed from a page - SP hides the navigation link to that page. I am looking for the following behaviour (if ...
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some users get error “List does not exist” and others don't but they all belong to the same group

We have a subsite that shows data of a list that belongs to the main site and some users are getting the error "List does not exist" but others don't, they belong to a SharePoint group and we set the ...
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“Open with Explorer” credential problem

When connected as System Account (maximum permissions possible) I'm able to do whatever I want with all the document lists in my site. When clicking an "Open with Explorer", it opens an explorer ...
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Access Denied while setting Metadata Store Permission

Breaking my head with this issue for the past 2 days! Received Access Denied error in SPD so tried to set Meta Data permission and get the following error. I am one of the Admins for BSC service ...
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Access Denied on Site Collection after Migrating to Claims

I'm running into an issue with some site collections in a SharePoint 2010 web application. After migrating to claims, there are a couple site collections that give Access Denied, even to users that ...
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Do individual items displayed in a Linked Data Source use permissions?

Currently, in my main page, I'm displaying a brief list of documents added to the site recently. Now, not every user is allowed to see the contents of every document library, so I wonder if this rule ...
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How to create indices in large lists in SharePoint 2010?

My organization is in the process of migrating to SharePoint 2010, and some of our larger lists (15,000+ records) are now being throttled. I've read up on this and understand that I need to limit my ...
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NewItem.aspx with Different Columns?

I'm trying to create a IT ticketing system. Currently, all users are allowed to create new items (incidents). This is somewhat problematic because everyone sees every column, like "Status" and "...
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Permissions on Content Types?

I am using sharepoint 2010 and made my own content type that inherits from the page content type. This content type is in a folder called "content types" I am having a weird problem where if the user ...
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Permissions issue with new team site

I have a team site within a team site. In the top level team site I am in the owners group. In the second level team site I have full control, but I'm not in the owners group. In the top level ...
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Unable to modify SPWebApplication properties from feature receiver - Access Denied

The scope of the feature is Web. SPWeb site = (SPWeb)properties.Feature.Parent; site.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true; // Set the Web Application's default error page SPSite siteCollection = new SPSite(...
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Is there a way to add users in bulk?

I would like to add 20-30 users to a SharePoint site (Members group). Unfortunately, the Add Users interface is excruciatingly slow (nearly a minute to browse for a single user). Can it be done in ...
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connect disscussion board to outlook

I created a share point discussion board list. Later I attached the list for outlook. I gave some user authorization of contribute. And at this time the user can advertise his announcements in the ...
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Error accessing a new 'My Site' site collection

I've created a new My Site Host site collection and have provisioned the User Profile Service Application. When I attempt to visit the site as the site collection administrator, I cannot get access ...
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Error loading and running event receiver Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.Internal.PublishingWebEventReceiver in Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing

I am seeing the following error in my application log: Error loading and running event receiver Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.Internal.PublishingWebEventReceiver in Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing, ...
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User permissions to run custom code from Document Library

I have a user that doesn't have permissions to a site (Limited Access) but have Full Control permission on one of the Document libraries within this site. Now if the user tries to run my custom code ...
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How do I showing a user's site memberships in the top navigation bar?

I have a site setup which has a common shared root site. But the subsites (site collections on a managed path) aren't for all users. I want the main site's top navigation bar to show the main site ...
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how to add users in the sharepoint

I am a beginner in using SharePoint. I have Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer 2007 and I want to create a simple page for me and other users on the network to share files with each other. I have ...
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hide site action

Is there a way set the site actions drop down to be audience specific. Meaning that as the Owner of the site I want to be able to see it, but for other users (viewers, members, etc) I dont want them ...
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Read-only column in a SharePoint list

I want to create a read-only column in my "Request Approval" Nintex workflow task that I sent to the user. I did the following: Created a column in my list. Field name: “Guideline” In the default ...
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Making Document Libraries visible to some users and not others

I have several document libraries that I would like to list on the front page but make visible to certain users only. If I set it up this way: -UserLib1, user1 has read permissions -UserLib2, user2 ...
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Permissions required to sync SP Calendar with Outlook

I would like to create a Calendar in SharePoint (I think is SP 2007) for my team where I can see the member workloads by specifying in the "People Selector" field the name of the person. The problem ...