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SP2010 JSOM: possible to automate breaking inheritance of item, and controlling role assignment using javascript

i am working on a custom system I am building into a site that allows various reps, of various departments to enter project information and many different aspects of related data (children) into the ...
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List view permissions

We have a PDF file in a SharePoint 2010 Documents library and have created a simple view that shows that one file. We'd like to limit who sees it based on an AD group. From everything on the web, it ...
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Assign unique permision on the Page level

I have the following inside my publishing site:- 5 enterprise Wikis sub sites. For each sub-site I have defined unique security groups on who can read, contribute, have full control on each such sub ...
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Permissions needed by System security officer

In our current setup. I am responsible for Sharepoint in our company. This means that I do everything from deploying to application support to giving users rights to the platform when it is required. ...
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SP 2010 Permission issue

I have a site that has the correct permissions to allow contribute / full control of a document list, but when I add a document the options in the ribbon are all grayed out except for the read only ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Contributers unable to add pictures/upload documents to discussion board posts

I've recently set up a SharePoint 2013 site internally as a small intranet for our staff. I've set up a discussion board and managed to assign permissions so that all users are contributors and my ...
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Setting permissions on folder not working

I am using SharePoint 2010. I set permissions on my folder but yet everyone can still see and access the documents in the folder. What is going on here?
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Recurse subsites - Where user has Explicit Permissions

I have a need to recursivily display all subsites which a user only has explicit permissions to view. Trying to avoid pulling back all sites that have All Authenticated Users permissions. I found an ...
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Is there any way to block editing on a document when a content approval workflow is active?

So I've got a Document under an approval workflow, but I'd rather not let the users edit the document while the workflow is active to keep consistency on everyone's approval (it's multi-step). I've ...
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Word Documents in Library Erroring and Unable to Overwrite

I have a document library and a number of times I have experienced an issue where, upon trying to open a document in Word for editing, it throws an error The file filename.docx cannot be opened ...
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How to display list item attachment to a user without permissions on the list

I have sharepoint list/library. Only admin user has permission on this list. Now i want to display attachment to all authenticated user in my custom web part. How can i achieve this functionality.? ...
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Add users with specific permissions for a library in sharepoint

Good Morning All, I have one issue in sharepoint. I have multiple libraries and I created new user with permission "Read", I want him to read only the documents in 2 libraries and I assigned him to ...
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Permission only get list information from admin site to user site Sharepoint 2010

I discovered a problem while I was testing my webparts this morning. In my project I have an Admin Site and a user site. The user site is supposed to only be shown by users. It contains a webpart menu ...
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How to show what level of permission a group or user has to a site?

In SharePoint 2007 when you go to a site and view advanced permissions (Site Actions - Site Settings - Modify All Site Settings - Advanced Permissions) you are presented with a page that has a table ...
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Remove permission from a directory in a designer workflow?

I guess I need at least ten reputation to post images, so here is a link to a screenshot of the entire workflow I have, and what happens when it is run on directories: http://i.imgur.com/St8Etxy.png ...
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Delete all list permissions and set Author as contributor (Event Receiver)

I wrote an Event Receiver on ItemAdded to automatically create a calendar (Template 106) from a ListItem (Title => Name of calendar). So far so good... Problem of all is, that I want to delete ALL ...
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How to provide edit attachment to list but not upload to items

How to set a group of users who has read permission on SharePoint list can able to edit the attachment, but unable to edit the items and can't able to upload new files in the list
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Permissions changes repeatedly and randomly revoked

Until recently all users had access to some surveys in one of my sites. Suddenly their rights were revoked. I assumed someone had removed them accidentally (an issue for another time), so I added them ...
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Creating bespoke permissions on an Excel file in a SP doc library

In SP2010 we have a document library containing an excel file. A number of users have contribute permissions on this library. However, our users are now saying they want to restrict permissions. What ...
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Users not assigned for a task in “Collect User Data” action in SP2010 can complete the assignee's task

This has been bugging me for weeks wherein the task assigned to a specific user which was issued by a workflow through the action "Collect User Data from a user" in SPD2010 can just be completed by ...
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Edit approved list items

I have a list here which requires new items be approved. There's a certain field that members would like to edit. When one makes edits, the other does not see. People with approve permissions can see ...
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Silverlight and SharePoint Presentation issues

A small subset of users (2 at the moment) are unable to see data presented in a Silverlight Dashboard hosted on SharePoint. When they open the page they see empty Dashboards with no data. I have ...
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site collection admin does not have permission to access web app

I have a SharePoint web app (let's say http:// providers), wherever I try to access this app (which only contains the root site collection) I get an "You are not authorized to view this page" IIS ...
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sharepoint lists - identical permission list - different user access

Sharepoint 2007 SP3 with December CU. One site, two lists. Permissions are not inherited and looks like these: List1: group1 - contribute group2 - read portal owners - full control List2: group3 - ...
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Setting attachments to Read Only after upload to an item on a custom list

I have a list where we add attachments to the list item. I want the list item itself to be editable but I want to make the attachment read only. Is this possible?
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Open documents from library in edit mode, just in intranet. How to open externally?

Good evening. I have a document library, with some Word documents. I am trying to open the documents in Edit Mode, but I only have sucess when I'm on local intranet. What is happening? And how to ...
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SharePoint groups show no members in UI, but do in powershell?

I have a SharePoint 2010 (SP1 OCT 2012 CU) farm with two web applications. The root site collections of both these web applications have SharePoint groups that are showing no members in the UI. I ...
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People picker finds group, then says no exact match found

I'm trying to add a group to a document library to give them permission to see it. If I type the group name and ask SP to check it, it says No exact match was found If I search the address book it ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Exception caused by required managelist permission

I've found a strange behaviour using Linq2SharePoint in a customcontrol. I run InsertOnSubmit on my EntityList<> and SubmitChanges() afterwards. The following 'exception' occurs on InsertOnSubmit:...
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Allow Contribute-user to delete only draft version?

We have a SharePoint 2010-portal for document collaboration, developed for one of our customers. The require the ability for authors to be able to delete their own draft versions, but not published ...
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Maintaining role groups and users in two farms simultaneously?

We currently have two farms - a SharePoint 2007 one and a SharePoint 2010 one. We have the same groups in both farms and the same userbase. At the moment when someone joins or leaves the company we'...
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How to show all users in “Select People and Groups” dialog box?

Is there a way to show "All Users/Groups" in the Select People and Groups dialog? I have tried "*" and "%" but they come back with nothing.
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Run Publishing.Administration - method as a Farm Admin

I need to call a method from publishing.administration-Namespace as a farm admin. To be specific: ContentDeploymentJob.GetAllJobs(); When I try to run that code I get the exception that the code can ...
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Permission and Access & Edit Item

i created 2 Groups "Site Owners" ( with Approve & Contribute Permission) and "Site Member" (only Contribute Permission ) and i have 3 account (Administrator, Useradmin ,UserMember ). "Site Owners" ...
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Group permission inheritance, with 1:1 to Active Directory?

I am looking to add some groups to a subsite and wonder how the SharePoint permissions are cascaded for nested groups? e.g. Is it least priveledge? All_Users |__Managers |__Request_Managers |...
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How to allow users to fill out forms in a form library, yet not create new views?

In my forms library, I want users (who have contributor rights on the site) to be able to add forms and edit forms but not create new views. How can I accomplish this?
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Can I give access to a user who is NOT a member of a user group?

Is it possible to give access to a user who is a member of one group but NOT a member of another group? [edit] In other words, if they belong to a certain group, I need to deny them access. I want ...
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User Profile Service: Can add my user to Administrators, but not Permissions

I'm trying to run a Powershell script that updates the "PictureURL" for a specific FBA user on my SharePoint 2010 site. However, the script returns an error saying: New-Object : Exception calling "....
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sharepoint 2010 hide admin pages

I have several lists on a public facing sharepoint site that are open to the public. These are simple lookup lists and this configuration can't change (not my call). Since users have access to the ...
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Only give permission to modify/delete a list item to the user that created it

I have created a simple Hyperlink list on which everyone can create, edit and delete items. Now I need to add some more restrictive permissions similar to the following: Only the users that created ...
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Infopath form opens as read only and cannot be submitted by only some users

We have an infopath form that we created so our staff can submit their expenses through SharePoint. This form then needs to be signed and approved by someone in upper management. Once a form is ...
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Permissions required for deploying wsp files and debugging workflows

I am having issues at a client with regards to permissions that I need to request for my account to be able to deploy wsps (using WSPBuilder) to the development environment, and to debug workflows in ...
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List icons greyed out

I have a site collection for which I am a Full Owner and also have an account which is the site collection admin. I can create lists, but cannot get to the list settings. I have the same problem with ...
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How to show quick launch items for Anonymous users?

I have an issue with the quick launch with regards to anonymous users. I have set up my web application and site to allow anonymous read access. All of the libraries, lists, and subsites have this ...
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How to transfer ownership using powershell

We are currently running SP2010 within a development environment in a different domain. What I have been able to accomplish now is to create a cross forest trust so that users within the live domain ...
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Permissions are being Inherited from List NOT Parent Folder

I am having a crazy issue that a number of list items in a large list are inheriting their permissions from the parent list and not the folder that they are in. Is there a programmatic way that I ...
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Anonymous access not allowed

I have a web application that i created //myapp.port# on my web server I have enabled anonymous access according to this link: http://blog.drisgill.com/2009/11/sp2010-branding-tip-9-turn-on-...
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SharePoint Plan P and external user access

I Have a problem with External User Access. On of my clients (his administrator) has delete the SharePoint group name TeamSite site visitors. After that I cant add a External User. I have receive this ...
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Delete a user Completely in SharePoint 2010

Is there a way that when an administrator deletes a user from a SharePoint group the user can be totally deleted? Presently when an admin deletes a user from the group he can still see the user in ...
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Insufficient SQL database permissions for user “”

I'm working with SharePoint 2007 and when I start the search service I keep getting the following error: Insufficient SQL database permissions for user '' in database Test_ConfigDB on SQL Server ...