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What Permission Level is required to modify a library with unique permissions?

Need to be able to modify a Workflow on a library with broken inheritance. Do I need "Full Control" permissions at the library level, or at the Site level, in order to edit the workflow?
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Style Resource Readers allow access to list views

I have a site that only allows specific users to access. However, if a user with no access goes directly to a list view page, they see the view (although it doesnt actually show any of the list items)....
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Give Permission To A User Using Workflow From One Site To Another

I have two sites say S1 and S2. On the S1 I have a workflow which checks particular condition in a list and performs an action (provides permission to a users on S1). Somehow, I need to check the ...
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Need help to replace share drive nested folders with SharePoint

We used to make use of shared network drive to share various reports to our staffs. The report administrator will create the nested folder structure and assign permission using CACLS command line tool....
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Get SharePoint group permissions level name based on group name Using SharePoint Rest API

I am trying to get SharePoint User group permissions (Ex: Read, Contribute) based on the group name using SharePoint Rest API. My goal is to get the permission level of the group and disable features ...
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Restore unique permissions in 2010

A customer accidently clicked on Inherit Permissions on a Team Site in 2010. Is it possible to revert this action and get back all the unique permissions?
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SharePoint 2013 - Break inheritance subsite

i want to break the inheritance of a subsite. I know which button I have to press to solve this problem. But if I press this Button in the Ribbon UI in SharePoint, I cann not break the inheritance of ...
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How can I set permissions so that users can only see their own uploaded documents? Sharepoint Online (Office 365)

We are using Sharepoint Online (Office 365). We have multiple users that submit documents on a recurring basis in a specific folder. Is there a way to set permissions so that an uploader can only see ...
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SPHierarchyDataSourceControl permissions

I am new in developing sharePoint. I try to use SPHierarchyDataSourceControl of sharepoint to display a SPTreeView of all sites, doclibs and folders in my site. I set the property "Web" to "...
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Allow users to add elements to a list but do not allow them to view it - client side

I have a form which users fill in, and the information is inserted into a Sharepoint List using Javascript. I don't want to allow the users to view the list, but add elements to it using Javascript. ...
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List item permissions

I would like to create a list of ideas for employees to add. I want to have another column where only me can Approve/Decline ideas.. How can this be done?
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Can I have subsites inherit permissions from the top node but also add subsite specific permissions without breaking inheritance?

I'm a little confused about how sharepoint permissions are propagated. Leaving inheritance on, I go to my subsite and grant "group1" the read permissions level. But now if I view the permissions at ...
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How to define department roles hierarchy in SharePoint 2010 and get user's Manager information in c#?

Having the SharePoint site where need to configure the access to the lists and libraries according the roles and permissions. How to define following hierarchy in SharePoint 2010 site. What groups I ...
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User with Full Control Permission is avoided to create “team site” subsite in SP 2013

I granted some users Full Control permission to create sub sites. But they are not allowed and encountered error reading - "Sorry this site is not shared with you". Our SharePoint is a 2013 trial ...
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SharePoint accounts being created in SQL with $ at the end

I'm getting the following error: (EVENT ID 3760) SQL Database 'WSS_Content' on SQL Server instance 'SQLSERVER01' not found. Additional error information from SQL Server is included below. Cannot open ...
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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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Why can't I upload or create files to the Master Page Gallery on my sharepoint.com root site collect?

In a sharepoint.com trial site, for my root site collection, I can't upload master pages (or anything else for that matter). I tried deleting the root site collection and re-creating it as a ...
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Sharepoint permissions - see main site but not subsites

is it possible in sharepoint to see the company's main sharepoint site but not subsites? For an example the "homepage"- Main site is companyname.sharepoint.com and on this site there are links to ...
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Users getting access denied, until secondary alias is set

I am facing a bit of a strange issue, let me try to elaborate. There are three users Normal user Admin user Secondary admin Pro-grammatically I am provisioning site collection using below code: ...
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Can I make my SharePoint Add-in only available to Site Administrators

I am building a provider-hosted SharePoint Add-in. The add-in is intended to provide site administrators with some analytic capabilities and is not really intended for use by regular users. Can I ...
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How to set permission to Control in WebPart in this scenario?

I am having the Visual Webpart in VS2012 for SharePoint2010 site. On this webpart there is Publish button. I want to make visible and enabled to HR Group.What Permission I need to set for HR Group ...
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Subdividing Office 365 Sharepoint site for controlled permissions

Our company (A) recently bought a share in a company (The School) and we're in the process of adding them to our Office 365 environment, but this is the first time we introduce another company into ...
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Edit permissions, but not to all documents

I have a document library having documents (eg: word,pdf etc). User has add and edit permission to the library (required) But user should be able to edit a particular document. Can I set the ...
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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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UserKey value in Sharepoint Online

We have a client using Sharepoint Online, where to manage permissions they have AD groups inside Sharepoint Groups. Client has asked us to send them a list of sites with permissions controlled by AD ...
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Not able to break permission using SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow

I'm unable to break permission using SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow, it throws this error: {"error":{"code":"-2147024891, System.UnauthorizedAccessException","message":{"lang":"en-US","value":"...
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Best practices on Folder permissions

When migrating a fileshare to SharePoint there is a tendency to copy the filestructure one-on-one to a library, and to maintain a permission setup based on folders. Sometimes I read articles that is ...
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How to get manager email id of selected user in people picker control?

I want to send mail to selected user in people picker control and CC to the his manager. Able to send the email to user. But how to get his manager email Id in C# Web part? Basically How to distribute ...
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How to Restrict Access to a Specific View on an InfoPath Form

I have a scenario that was given to me. The scenario: There is a List called Improvements for which a Requestor can make a submission. Within this same list, the Admin can then make any approvals ...
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Allow commenting on a document but not editing

Is there a way to allow specific users to add comments to documents without allowing them to make changes to the document content? I am creating a SharePoint Document Library with a bunch of SOPs and ...
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Anonymous access for links to documents but nothing else

I've done a ton of searching and couldn't find any potential solutions to my problem so hopefully someone has an idea. First off, this is SP 2010 Foundation. Currently, our site requires ...
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Which permissions does my SharePoint Add-in need to get Site Collections?

I am building a Provider-Hosted SharePoint Add-in. Given a SharePoint Online tenant (account) where my add-in is installed, I want to get a list of their Site Collections To get this done I am ...
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SP2013 Restore inheritance on document library

Restoring Inheritance on a document library would break unique permissions on childs ? I have a site XX, inside, a Document Library A, with Folders A1, A2 and A3. A1, A2 and A3 have unique ...
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Exporting SharePoint Members into Excel

Is there a proper way to export a group of sp group members into excel? I have been able to select a group from permissions and export them into excel. The problem I face was that even when I ...
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Security report

I am looking for a tool able to perform a cumulative report of SharePoint rights, AD groups and IRM rights, at document level in a given library.
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Get all users who have permission to a specific folder

I am working with SharePoint 2010 . I have a folder in my SharePoint document library. I am trying to get the users who have any permission or role to that folder programmatically. But can't find a ...
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Full control user can't create service applications

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and have a user that is a farm administration and full control for the site collection. For some reason I can't create a new service applications. When I go the Manage ...
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Client Object Model RoleDefinitionBindingCollection.Remove not working

I'm using the Client Object Model and trying to remove a specific RoleDefinition from a RoleDefinitionBindingCollection in a RoleAssignment. This is the code I'm using: Web web = context.Web;...
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What settings need to do in following senario to validate Sharepoint Site url in VS 2012?

Question may be basic, but scenario is not understood. scenario is I am having the SharePoint 2010 installed on Windows Server 8 under Domain1. My Developer machine also under Domain 1. But while ...
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SharePoint 2013 PowerShell - how can I remove 'limited access' permissions from a DL?

quick backstory, this site was migrated from 2010 to 2013 using the Share-Gate migration tool. Now there is this all users AD group that has all ad users in it, and since we broke inheritance on the ...
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I can't approve my own access request

So I'm the only "Site Owner" of a subsite on our Sharepointdomain. Today I was trying to "Add a page". I typed in the name (test.aspx) and then got this prompt: I thought this was odd, but I ...
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Enumerate permissions without the possibility to change the request e-mail address

We want to give managers the rights to view who is authorized to visit their sites without giving any extra right on top of this. Working in SharePoint 2010. The permission level "Enumerate ...
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User permissions by metadata?

I'm trying to set up a site architecture for a new Office 365 account, and we would need to have a site and its documents generally open to multiple employees, but some of these need access to most ...
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How hide “Site content” from “cog” menu for non admin users

I've a site, and visitors (logged) are seeing the menu option "Site content" when in a list page. I already looked this question "Hiding SharePoint 2013 ribon and Site Contents page for anonymous ...
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How do I get the highest permission level a user has in a site using c#

I am working on a task to clean up all permissions by removing users that are given individual permissions and adding them to groups with same permission level. There are multiple permission levels ...
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Access denied on all files in _themes folder from mobile devices

I have a very, very odd issue that's affecting all clients using our SharePoint 2013 solution from mobile devices. If a user with read access visits the site from a desktop browser, everything works ...
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Hiding menu items for users who are not in a particular group

Suppose I have a group Group1 and it has some members in it. I have alot of menu items in the Top Menu bar. I want to hide some menu items for those users who are not member of Group1 Is this ...
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SharePoint 2013 - User cannot edit documents on their computer, log on to mine and they can (they have correct permissions)?

I have a user who is trying to access MS Office 2013 files in SharePoint, this user has all the permissions necessary to edit the documents but when they open the files it says read only and when they ...
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“The server was unable to save the form at this time. Please try again.” … when submitting the Create form

I am facing this strange problem inside my sharepoint 2013 enterprise server, where users are able to view the Create new item link and Create form, but when they try submitting the create form , they ...
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Permission issue. Access denied

I have a user in a SharePoint created group which has 'limited' permissions on a site, but contribute permissions on a list in that site. When the user tries to save an item he receives the error: ...