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How to set different start page for each user group?

I have two different user groups in my Sharepoint 2010 site and start page is default.aspx. I want to show nothing or another page for only one user group as start page. How can I solve this? Is it ...
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SP2010 - Cannot add users through user interface

I have a SharePoint site where I cannot add users or grant permissions through the user interface. Adding permissions through Power-shell works fine. When I try to add a user I get an error message ...
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DataSheetView with Read-permission displays no items

When users with only Read-Permission access a DataSheet View in SP2013, the items in the list are not displayed. Do I need to create a new view for readonly users or is there a more elegant way to ...
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SharePoint Document Folders Not Accessible

I apologize if this question is dealt with elsewhere, but so far I haven't been able to locate it. My company is running SharePoint Server 2007. I am an owner/admin of several sites and they all ...
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Create permissions for multiple folders in a folder structure

I'm pretty new to SharePoint. My work stores a lot of files/folders in SharePoint. I need to change folder permission on multiple sub folders (maybe 3000 sub folders). We do have a folder structure, ...
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Remove manage content and structure for a sharepoint 2010 group

I have a group that needs to be able to submit forms, and add data. However they need to not be able to see the "manage content and structure" link under "site actions". I have found a couple ...
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BreakRoleInheritance and Inherit Permissions ListItem

I'm having a little difficulty with the BreakRoleInheritance in keeping inheritance of permissions in a users OneDrive for Business Documents list. By default the users Documents list has two ...
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Permissions required to share a document

Do you have to be a member of a site in order to be able to share documents? I have a user outside of the Teamsite, with explicit edit access inside a document set only - he cannot share those files ...
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Give read only permission to Sharepoint site to specific user

I want to give read only permission programatically to specific user whenever a new site is created
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User Permissions: Shouldn't be able to edit pages, but add/update/delete documents

I want members to be able to add/edit/delete documents, but don't want them to be able to edit the pages itself. When I set the permission level to Read, they can't edit the pages, but they can't ...
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Users with Full Control cannot see web part zones

I have created a page layout that (among other Things) have three web part zones. If I use this page layout on a page, I can easily add web parts to the zones. But trouble is, I'm not the one, who ...
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Remove all users from all folders within a Document Library - PowerShell

How to run through all folders in a specific document library to remove inheritance and then remove all users from all folders within a specific Document Library using a Powershell script?
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How do I delete content?

I'm an admin on our SharePoint 2010 install, however I don't seem to have permissions to delete pages or content. I've tried logging in with my own account as well as the global administrator ...
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Why is the date field throwing out an access denied error?

We have an InfoPath 2010 form with a Date field. When attempting to choose a date, an Access Denied error pops up for anyone without Admin privileges. Why is this happening and how can we fix it?
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Permissions on folder different to folder's items and subfolders

My Problem is that I need to create a data structure based on folders within a document library. e.g. DocLib >>(Folder) Package1 >> Item1,Item2,SubFolder1,... There will be thousands of items ...
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Document Level Permission

I have a document library that is accessible to many users, I need to maintain some confidential document in this library and in the meantime I must control the accessing permission on these document ...
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SharePoint 2013 People and Groups missing from Site Settings

I'm trying to access People and Groups from Site Settings in the root of my site collection but it doesn't appear in the options (In fact most of the options are missing) I fear that one of our other ...
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SharePoint 2013 Windows Extranet Permisisons

I have inherited a SharePoint site as part of a new job. The thing is a bit of a mess but I'm getting my head around it. The previous admin has created an extranet which uses a Basic Windows ...
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Give site level permission to user

I want to give site level permission to user programmatically. I want that user can only be able to view the site. How can I do this?
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SharePoint provider hosted in app user permissions

I'm building a business app where read and write access permissions are important. The project is a Provider hosted MVC 5 / SharePoint app built in Visual Studio 2012. Johnny needs to be able to Read ...
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Can I define a shared security groups for all my sub sites other than the site collection’s security groups

I have created a sub site then I save it as a template. Now I need to define the following permission settings for all the sub sites :- For all the sub sites to define a shared sub sites' admin ...
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Hide/Remove the site contents and site settings on user site (SharePoint 2013)

How can I remove or hide the setting (add an app, site content, site setting) from the user site <MySite>, but the user must have permission to edit his/her personal information?
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Site Contents / Site Settings

Right - before this gets marked as a duplicate, I have tried numerous suggestions for my issue, none of which have been successful. Here is what I need to do: Hide Site Settings link from sprocket ...
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Is there any way to control the instances of 'Limited Access' when sharing a document with existing users?

I have been noticing an issue recently where user with either a contribute or edit permission on a document library who have documents shared with them end up with a limited access tag for the ...
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Why the right top gear icon sometimes show and sometimes hide?

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 site. The Master page is designed by Vendor. I checked the Master page do not contains the part "SiteActionMenu". We have a test user have "read only" permission on ...
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Denied access to site's front page…but am still able to edit permissions & view other parts of site when accessing via direct link?

I'd been granted full control of a department site created by someone else and had been attempting to clean up permissions by removing unnecessary or repetitive user groups. I'd created separate user ...
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How can you prevent users following your site?

I don't want a particular site being found by search, therefore stopping users without permission on that site from following it and seeing social feeds posted into there on their Newsfeed (which ...
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Event Receiver Infopath Submission

I have a request that the permissions inheritance(library to item) in the InfoPath form library should NOT to be broken. So what I am looking for is that the submitter group that has a read access ...
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Giving a users without access to a document library access to a Docset

I want to give a couple of users who don't have access to a document library, access to the whole of a document set in that library including its welcome page. Doesn't seem an easy task as the welcome ...
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SharePoint Visitor Permissions

I have a Visitors Group in my Site. This Group has default Read Access. I did not customize the Permission Level. I added an user to Visitors Group. My question is, can a visitor add Documents to the ...
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Site permission settings will not be included in the site template

I have saved a sub-site as a template. Then, I created a sub-site based on the template. But it seems that the template will not include the site permissions. So can anyone provide any advice on this? ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 Document Permissions

I have a (what I thought is a simple task): I would like to set permissions on my SharePoint 2013 on-premise as follows: Each department has its own site (e.g Finance, HR, Admin etc) I would like ...
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Get permissions for all sites

Is there a generic powershell script that can output permissions (to csv) on all website within a site collection, as well as the top level site? I tried a few that I found but none of them worked. ...
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Site-Group has lost permisions on all lists

In our on-premise Test environment all lists have unique permissions and we grant permissions to these lists using Site Groups. A site group which was granted permissions a time ago, has lost ...
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Error when querying list/roleassignment in 2013 REST API - Need to know if a user can query a list/library

In sharepoint 2013, I need to check if a the current user, has access to a specific list, for that I'm using the following REST endpoint (using AJAX) ...
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Cannot see Incoming E-mail setting options under communication tab for list/library

I am not able to see Incoming e-mail settings options under communication tab for Custom list? why is this so? I am using SharePoint server 2013. Do I have to activate any feature to see it? or have ...
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SharePoint 2010 AD User permission not updated instantly in SharePoint

This is similar to the issue asked here in SE before Why are user permissions set in AD not updated immediately to SharePoint? but in my case it doesn't work. I have a SharePoint 2010 Enterprise ...
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What permission level is required for a user to sync a document library?

My users have the default 'Read' permissions set on SharePoint online, but the option to sync a document library is not available for them. What is the minimum required permission level to be able to ...
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Adding Item Level Permissions to InfoPath 2010 Document on SharePoint

I have an InfoPath 2010 form/document with a person picker field. Because InfoPath people picker fields cannot be properly promoted to user columns in SharePoint, when the document is saved to the ...
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Permissions to view files in a doc lib but not view/open/download

Is there a way to set permissions on a folder in a document library - let's call it a Confidential folder - such that anyone can view the list of files in the folder but only authorised people can ...
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Access denied on other users mysite after deploying delegate control

I created a delegate control and deploy it on all existing my sites. When I go to my own mysite the delegate control is working fine. When I go to the mysite of someone else I got an access denied. I ...
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Add or Remove List Item Permissions Without a Workflow

I have a list in SharePoint 2010 that has custom SharePoint forms built for different situations depending on an approval process where each item is approved by two different people. Once the item is ...
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User access to documents, folders, and list without access to everything else on the site.

I know in the permissions settings I can give a user permissions to view documents, folders, and list via a link. However, I would like the users to be able to navigate to the documents, folders, and ...
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Users Cannot Open Document In folder to edit

I have a Site with a Document Library with a User with Full Control. We are running in https mode. The users cannot open the Spread Sheet for editing, though I can. The site is also asking her to log ...
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HTML in SPGroup.Description

I am trying to add a group (SPGroup) programmatically. Everything works fine except for one thing. I would like the group's description to include a link to it's site. Similiar to the look-and-feel in ...
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Check permissions of groups on a document library folder, write out the group names and permissions

I can get to the document library folder/item like this: SPDocumentLibrary docList = (SPDocumentLibrary)web.Lists["Documents"]; string caml = "<Where><Eq><FieldRef Name='ID' ...
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Event Receivers in SharePoint 2013

I have a scenario where I have to develop multiple event receivers, on which I want your help. the scenario is : I have a list say "userlist" with two columns as "Title" and "username" and a ...
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Get all users in Office 365 and their permissions in Sharepoint hosted app

How to get all users of office 365 and their permissions in SharePoint hosted app and is it even possible ? I want to get everyone's permissions and display content based on permissions of current ...
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Issue while show/hide content using SPSecurityTrimmedControl

I want to show/hide the search box based on the current logged in user. I have one permission group for e.g., xyz. this group has contribute permission to only document library(not even to the web). ...