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Add group to Library permissions using powershell

I have written a script that created a document library called "Audit Logs" for every site collection in our environment. I then wanted to ensure that only Site Collection administrators and the ...
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Site Permission from template to new site

I want to have a site template with the following features: SharePoint User Groups created for user access Libraries are added and permissions are set at each library Libraries may have different ...
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Limiting permissions to list-items and library files without using folders

I have some files in a flat library, i.e., no subfolders, that need to have access restricted to a couple usergroups. I understand that one way to do this is by placing items in a subfolder in the ...
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window.open JavaScript local file in SharePoint 2010 WebPart [closed]

I have created a list of scanned in docs where users can view and print documents (documents can range from PDFs, TXT, DOCX, etc). These files are scanned in from a printer and stored locally in a ...
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How do I use infopath to host a form on a parent website and have the sharepoint list on the child site

I have a client with a parent website that is open to their IT department with a child website that's permissions are set to just their members of the team. A public parent site and a private child ...
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Who updated the List/Library Columns

This is about governance of SharePoint site.. The owners of the SharePoint site are playing with the site and create tickets when they mess it up.. Worst they are playing with the Production sites.. ...
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Users getting empty folder instead of “Access Denied”

Our organization is in the process of migrating to SharePoint 2013, and we are experiencing a strange issue and we're unsure if it is intended behavior. We have a document library with several sub ...
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What is the correct way to grant permissions needed for Visual Studio 2012/2013 to connect to SharePoint 2013?

I'm attempting to use the "Empty Project" template in Visual Studio 2012 or Visual Studio 2013 and I'm having trouble determining the least-privilege way to do so. When attempting to add an event ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Permissions to allow item visibility not working

As a preface, I work in an organization that is considered a department, which comprises several branches. In this question, branches are sub-units of the department. I have a document library with ...
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How to get users who have permission on current item using SharePoint Designer 2010 or 2013 workflow?

Is it possible to get users who have permission on an item using SharePoint Designer 2010/2013 workflow?
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Can I set permission on who can use a certain page layout?

On our SharePoint site, we're currently using three types of custom page layouts: SingleColumn TwoColumn NoNavigation Is it possible to restrict usage of say NoNavigation to only Site ...
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Permission to add replies but not to create new list items for discussion board

I have requirement in which a group is to be given a unique permission on discussion board where they can read and add replies but should not be able to add new list items(discussions). I tried ...
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How to give userA sharepoint group “Readers permission” on the site and “Contributor permission” on ListA?

I am using SharePoint 2013. I would like to give userA the whole site read permission. I add userA to the usergroup "Readers". I have many lists in my site. I would like to give userA contributor ...
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Access Group Request

i want to send more than one request to multiple SharePoint group in the same time ? or send one request to multiple SharePoint group by code ?
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow Authentication Error 401

I'm trying to let a SharePoint 2013 workflow run as a regular user (not a site collection administrator). When starting the workflow it fails right away with the error: RequestorId": ...
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creating group programmatically

I'm trying to create a new group by event receiver feature with this code, but when I deploy it nothing changes public static void CreateSubSiteGroup(SPWeb web, string groupName, string ...
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Receive alert when group membership or permissions change

My client is wondering how we might notify someone (or several someones) when group membership or permissions change. We would greatly prefer a no-code solution. We have Nintex Workflow available as ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Permissions on documens library and folders

Does SharePoint allow read-only permissions to a document library but allow users to edit or upload to a particular folder? Here's my scenario.... I have a few AD groups in SP. They need read only ...
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SharePoint JavaScript Object Model Security and Permissions

I am writing an application whose logic executes in the browser using JSOM. The application might have permissions that exceed that of those who access the application. Let's say the application ...
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Prevent editing/creating documents in list

I have a webpart from a child list on the parent display form, and this is the only area that I would like for users to add new items to the child list. Restricting permissions on the list to remove ...
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User Permissions Problem

user xyz is member in group A and group B. In group A user xyz have visitor permissions. In group B user xyz have Full access. Group A and B are given access to a site. Then which permission for user ...
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CSOM Item Level Security “Cannot add a role assignment with empty role definition binding collection.”

I am trying to create an app that will set item level security for certain items in a library. However, I am getting the error mentioned above after these lines: item.RoleAssignments.Add( grp, ...
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How to validate if a SharePoint group already has permission on the site using Client Object Model?

I'd like to check if a certain group already has permission on the site using the client object model. I couldn't find any good example for that.
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Hide Custom Action

Hide Custom Action from all users and Groups except for anonymous users. For example I create custom action for registration page and I want this to appear for anonymous users only , how can this be ...
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.NET SharePoint Web Service - 401 Unauthorized - Grant Access to Web Service User?

I'm trying to connect to a SharePoint list via a C# console application either using a functional ID or with the default credentials. Option 1: SpService.Credentials = ...
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Access denied when trying to access page from ribbon

I'd like to call cusom .aspx page (let's call it SomeNameRibbon.aspx) from the ribbon. I made mapped folder LAYOUTS and put in him subfolder (name of company I work for) and in this subfolder I put ...
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Prevent users from deleting webpart

In my SharePoint Portal I have web parts. I have added users to Contribute Permission level and hence he got permission to modify the page (Edit page option) and able to delete the web part. So when ...
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How can I display certain page to one group only?

I want to create registration form and display it for only anonymous users group I already make the anonymous users group
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App prison break

Me an my colleges were discussing the possibility of breaking out of the sandbox that a SharePoint-hosted apps provide. As most of you know host webs in SharePoint 2013 are protected by deploying apps ...
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Users in group with Read permission are able to edit documents and save back to Sharepoint

So I have a group of users for which the group permission on a document library is set to Read. There are other groups with other permissions, but there is no overlap in terms of group members. ...
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How to make an application page accessible to all users?

We are using SP2013, and have created an application page (policy.aspx), deployed via VS into layouts folder. Our environment has 1 web app with multiple site collections. The policy page should be ...
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List and list item permission and security in Sharepoint hosted App

Having created a SharePoint Hosted App which allows users to add records to a list i noticed that the list is accessible via the URL if the user knows the name of the list. If you access the list in ...
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is it possible to access web application from another server programtically

if I have full control rights on a SharePoint 2013 Web application which resides on another server, is it possible to access that web application on my server programmatically? for example can I ...
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Nt Authority in group not working with audience targetting in navigation of subsite

I have a very specific problem with the Site Top Navigation TABS on subsite level. To explain i will have to be a little descriptive, so please be with me. Also i have already gone through 1.) ...
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How to remove unwanted permissions from list items via powershell by name of user/group

I need to remove unwanted list item permissions. The problem is i need to add user in a people and group field to list items and assign them a READ permission. But the list inherits permissions from ...
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Error when creating new site collection by new user (developer)

We have installed SharePoint on a server. A new sharepoint developer has joined the team and the system admins have provided him a login: server\newemployee Now, if he logs into Windows and opens ...
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Library Folder Permissions

We have a site named 'DistrictAccess' with a document library under it. In that document library we have many folders. I need to be able to stop inheritance on the 'Document' and devise a script to ...
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How to find permission level for specific user using visual studio?

How to find permission level for specific user in site collection and subsite using visual studio?
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How to restrict access to a page or folder in a SharePoint site with anonymous access?

I would like to restrict access to specific parts of my SharePoint site that has anonymous access enabled. For example, everyone can access the entire site, but I want a page to only be accessible to ...
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Problem Creating site collection with Windows classic mode Authentication

If I use below powershell which creates Web Application in windows classic mode, I am not able to create site collection with XYZ name.i am getting an error as you don't have permission to access this ...
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Avoid giving full control, but still be able to create subsite. Question about groups

So I went ahead and created a new group and Permission Level called "Create Subsites". I added the Create Subsite permission and assigned that Permission level to a new group. The users can create ...
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SharePoint hosted App permission

I deployed a SharePoint hosted app. Can Someone explain to me the permission scope Web? My app has to create lists and items on the site. Which permission do I need? If I want to publish the App on ...
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Can't add users to SharePoint site - Cross Domain causing an issue?

The user can view the site, they simply always receive "ERROR: Access Denied". The error message also picks up their domain\user as expected. I am using SharePoint 2010. The SharePoint server is in ...
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Removing permissions from a user throwing exception - PowerShell

I was trying to remove Read permission to all sub-sites for a particular user. Following is the code that I tried so far - $site = Get-SPSite "http://pc152637/" foreach ($web in $site.AllWebs){ ...
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Make permissions read only for existing users of all sub-sites under a site

How to make permissions read only for existing users of all sub-sites under a site using power shell script? Other permissions like Full control, Contribute must be removed for the users.
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Break Role Inheritence Problem

I used following script provided by Nadeem for breaking permission inheritance of folder. but for me, when I tested ,it doesn't break inheritance at all. it is just assigning new group to the ...
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How to check username/accountname under which the code runs?

We want piece of code which we can paste in the code behind and get the username under which code runs for:- (usually .NET code runs under account of application pool) Timer job. Event receiver. ...
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What permissions needed for workflow to create subsite in sharepoint 2013 online?

I'm working in a sub-site of a sharepoint 2013 online site called "projects". Following the blog post at ...
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Contribute Access user unable to update people picker column

One of my user is unable to edit people picker column with contribute access but can edit with designer permissions. Is this a known issue?
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Can contents of a site be partially hidden from a certain user group?

I want to set up a site which distributes information worldwide in a company. There shall be at least 3 groups of users, according to their permissions: Group 1 which shall have the right to see ...