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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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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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All user lost permissions including system account

All users have lost all the permissions on the site collection. Even the System account can not perform any action. I have reviewed the services and profile sync is correct.
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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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People Picker Only Returns User Search Results For One Account

We currently have SharePoint 2010 running a single server farm, single domain. We have it configured to authenticate using ADFS 2.0. Users have no problem authenticating, but we have noticed a very ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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 ...
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SharePoint 2010 - My Site Memberships Tab

I know that you have to be added to a 'member' group for the site to show within the Membership tab of My Site. However, if you have many permission groups on a site, does the Membership tab only ...
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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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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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Document sharing history, who shared this document with whom and when?

Is there a way to see when exactly a document was "shared" with someone else? For example, John doesn't have access to see Document A. So Matt, who has access to the document, clicks "Share" on the ...
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Prevent the assignment of full control

Is there any way to allow someone to assign permissions, while preventing them from assigning the Full Control permissions level? Our organization (site-collection) has multiple sub-organizations ...
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Post MicroBlog message which includes Hashtags - InsufficientPermissions Error

I have a webpart in the master page which uses a jscript file to perform microblogging operations. This webpart has similar features like OOB NewsFeed part. There is no problem if I create a post ...
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How to prevent site collection admin delete his site collection?

We need to avoid our users, who are "site owners", delete his site collection by mistake. The only method I think of is use Jquery to hide/disable the "Delete this site" button. Do we have other way ...
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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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Application page in layouts folder accessing web application object

There is an application page, deployed to the layouts folder. The URL of the app page is: http://server:port/sc2/_layouts/test/mypage.aspx Now, there is a user with read only permissions (added ...
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backup-restore without permissions

I want to restore backup from production environment to dev/test environment to get latest content from production environment. User/groups who have permissions on production are totally different ...