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Site Access request error for site owner “Request Approval Failed”

I have a user who is listed as a site owner on the site with full control. User also has full control permissions to access request list. Now when he goes to Pending request page and tries to approve ...
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Give anonymous access to explicit page in document library

I have the following situation (SharePoint 2010): A document library contains publishing pages. Anonymous access is enabled. The publishing pages are separeted in folders. Now i have the situation ...
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Invalid URL: ./. coming up when clicking on Advanced permissions>settings>permission levels

When I navigate from site actions>Advanced Permissions>Settings>Permission Levels, I am receiving error as Invalid URL: ./. We have 4 servers in the farm and one of them is working ...
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Workflow could not update item - access denied

I have a user that adds an entry to an Item List. However, getting the following error: "The workflow could not update the item, possibly because one or more columns for the item require a ...
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I want to set a unique permissions folder inside a drop off library

Our group will use the drop off library. My concern is if a document is left in the drop off library waiting on meta data to be complete, I do not want everyone to have access to that document. How ...
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show appropriate view based on user permission

I have a document library with different views. Some user must update som columns and other users must update other columns. Is it poosible to display different views based on which group user belongs ...
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List Workflow doesn't fire if site permissions assigned to group?

I'm trying to debug an incredibly frustrating scenario here and I'm at my wit's end. I have a simple SharePoint 2013 site with two lists. There is a workflow attached to the first list that is ...
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I need to add people to access a specific folder, but not the whole page?

I need to add some people to edit a certain file in a folder, but they do not have access to the page it is located on. Is that an issue?
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Unable to edit subpages with Full Control permissions

I am the owner of a site in which I have created sub-pages. I receive an error message with my correct user ID when I try to Edit the pages. I verified, multiple times, I have Full Control permission. ...
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Allow Anonymous Access to Document Library

I am having issues allowing anonymous access to a document library. At the site level I have allowed Anonymous Access to "Entire Web site" I have some links on my home page which all work fine, but ...
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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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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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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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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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Can I control who can and can't initiate workflows

Is it possible to control who can and can't initiate workflows? This seems like something that would be a standard feature but I can't find anything related to it. I looked into making a custom ...
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Document library permissions prevent folder creation and deletion

Is that possible to set permissions on document library folder, so users will be able to create/modify/delete files, but cannot do anything on folders (create/modify/delete). I read that I can ...
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Managing Permissions

Is there a way to manage permissions based on a value in a field. For example I have a master list of store locations with who works at those stores, then I have a list of sales with each store ...
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Permissions for subfolder

Here's my folder structure: Site Contents > Documents > Level 1 folders > Level 2 folders One of my "Level 1 folders" has unique permissions. Can its Level 2 subfolders inherit permissions ...
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How to create a letter box?

Our goal is to create a document library where all users can hand in documents, but only specific users can read those documents. We've already tried to create specific rights. For example just add ...
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Add New Users to groups for Document Library

I created a document library in Sharepoint Designer 2013. I want to edit the library settings and I will add new users for permission the document library. Then I go to library settings. And i clicked ...
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The server was unable to save the form at this time. please try again

I'm receiving the following error message "the server was unable to save the form at this time. please try again" when trying to add or update a list item. The list has some folders and I assigned ...
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Break Inheritance Of Permissions on site - SharePoint 2010

Good day, I have saved a site as a template and would like to enforce it that when a new site is created based on that template, the groups on the new site are like the ones on the template. I have ...
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Permissions / Forms for Task List Submission Only

I'm currently setting up a SharePoint 2010 site and my division will be using the Task List functionality to manage our work. One of the requirements is for customers external to our division be able ...
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Recreate the Style Resource Readers group

2013 Enterprise One of our client's site collections suffered the unfortunate fate of having its Style Resource Readers group deleted. For quick damage control I gave all users permissions to the ...
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How can I set the permissions to gear icon

I have 4 different type user groups I want to display gear icon for Site administrators and Site owners only.Where can I set the permissions to gear icon
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SPServices - GetRolesAndPermissionsForCurrentUser

I have a list where one group of users is not allowed to delete items but they have view and edit permissions. All items in the list contain an attachment. However, users are not allowed to delete the ...
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SharePoint List Permissions - Edit Items = Edit Pages

I have a serious problem. When I give a visitors group edit permissions on a list, they have permission to edit all pages associated with that list, such as adding/removing web parts from the views. I ...
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Override list behaviors permission not working the way it should

I don't get it why Permission: Override List Behaviors - Discard or check in a document which is checked out to another user, and change or override settings which allow users to read/edit ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 ...
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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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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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Task list permissions

I am new to the SharePoint and I have some problem hope you help me in my task list I want to grant edit task permission only to Assigned to & Created by I have many departments in my company ...
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How to know what kind of permission (Full, manage, write) is used for the current App?

I planing to build an JavaScript library to manipulate SharePoint Lists and Items , which developer can use with there SharePoint Hosted apps, and I want to publish on CodePlex, anyway, this JS ...
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Can't add anonymous access to a list

I have a list in a Site Collection that isn't allowing me to check any boxes in the anonymous access settings window. The Site Collection is already set for anonymous access (entire site) and i have ...
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Check if user changed list item permission in event receiver?

I need log changed permission action using an event receiver, how do I do that?