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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 ...
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Can I add a user to a SharePoint Group in a workflow

We need to have a list where contributors request new users to be added to a site. The site owner then needs to approve this request on the list (the users wnat to see the progress of their request as ...
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Cannot upload to a permissions-enabled document library even with RunWithElevatedPrivileges

In our WSS 3.0 application, we have a document library that has an elevated folder called "Approved". It has different permissions from the rest of the Document Library in order to prevent people from ...
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Weird Sharepoint 2010 permissions errors

I went to the U.I and set a group of users to have limited access and read access and tried go to my home page of my site. I get an access denied error and have no clue why. I found that I must give ...
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How would I set permissions when column = *?

I need to set permissions where only certain users have access to view an item when the column equals a certain value. For example: User1 can't see item TV when Vendor = "Walmart". User2 is able to ...
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Can I create a hidden page in SharePoint 2010?

Is it possible to 'hide' a page to everyone but a certain user or group of users?
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Can I prevent a user from deleting his MySite

Can I prevent a user from deleting his MySite?
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No log on as batch - but sites still work

So I came across an interesting error today. I've got a SharePoint 2010 server setup and running a few web applications. Each of these web applications are configured with their own app pools and ...
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List permissions for different groups

I have created a custom list (custom list def / content type /custom field). For this list I have 3 user groups. For each of the user groups I have different requirements: Group 1 : can only see ...
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Is it possible to grant security roles through an event receiver?

I have a requirement to grant a department contribute to their department parent & child sites. The catch is, they also want to be able to grant & remove contribute to outside department ...
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Check location of explicit permissions for a given user

In SharePoint 2010, when inheritence is broken for a subsite and a user is explicitly given permissions to that subsite, they then show up under http://sharepoint/sites/sitecollection/_layouts/user....
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Page History/Page Permissions exceptions (BreakInheritance(false, false)) [closed]

I'm experiencing a serious problem (SharePoint 2010) I want to share with you. Steps to reproduce it: Create a Web application. Create a site collection inside the Web application previously created....
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Accessing Lookup Values fails with Exception when the connected user is not the SharePoint Site Collection administrator

In sharepoint 2010 Foundation, after we installed a simple event receiver that mainly runs when certain items are added/modified, we noticed, during manual testing, that if we logged in as a user ...
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Site permissions relative to library permissions

I want to be able to give user John Doe full permissions to a site, but I want to give the same user read-only permissions (or perhaps none at all) to a specific document library that resides within ...
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Users with Full control can't add documents and don't see all menu options

I am currently looking at an interesting issue with a WSS 3 standalone instance. Up until late last week all was working with well. Users are now reporting issues. Users with Full Control access ...
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SharePoint List Item Permissions

Does anyone know of a way to implement permissions within a SharePoint list so that items are only visible to the person who created it (or potentially who the list item is "assigned to", as in like a ...
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How to get Column Level permission in SharePoint 2010?

I require column level permissions in SharePoint 2010. In MOSS 2007 I was using SPListDisplaySetting. However, it does not work for SP2010. Anybody has an alternative solution?
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DocLib permissions - Only edit your own submissions?

Related question to SharePoint 2010 restricted document library contributors. Is it possible to allow contributors to a document library to add documents, edit their own documents, but only read (not ...
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EditModePanel in Display mode not showing for all authenticated users

I've got a Publishing Layout with some content placed inside an EditModePanel the PageDisplayMode of which is set to Display. This is to hide the contents when the page is in Edit mode. However, I ...