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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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MidTier process account should have 'Full Read' permission on all associated SPWebApplications

I'm getting a Health Rule throwing the error in the title. Full details on this: MidTier process account should have 'Full Read' permission on all associated SPWebApplications It also gives a ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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SharePoint 2013: “Shared With” gives “Unexpected response data from server”

After a considerable amount of headache with a strange server configuration I inherited from the past SysAdmin, I managed to clean up old installations of SharePoint on our Windows Server 2008 R2 ...
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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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2010: Allow editing documents without editing web part pages

In SharePoint 2010, what is the best way to allow users with the "Edit Items" permissions to edit documents, but not web part pages? SP2010 lists this permission set as "Edit items in lists, edit ...
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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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Deleting user permissions from document library instead of site level

I wanted to delete a user permission from ONE of the various document libraries in a SharePoint site. But when i deleted the permission, it seemed to have deleted the user permission at a much higher ...
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Under which account does code in web parts, user controls, timer jobs, JSOM on masterpage run?

I want to know under which account does code present in web parts, user controls, timer jobs, JSOM on masterpage run?
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Under what permissions/priviledge does the runwithelevatedprivileges code run?

SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges Method Executes the specified method with Full Control rights even if the user does not otherwise have Full Control. 1) But which under which account does this ...
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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 ...
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Remove “Add new item” functionality from lists

I have lists where the items are created from nintex workflows. I need to prevent the users from adding list items manually, as the workflows ensure dependencies. Revoking the add item permission is ...
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Office 365: am I part of farm administrators group?

Is there a definitive check that I can do to determine if my admin account indeed is a member of the Farm administrators group? I'm familiar with SharePoint 2010 but new to SharePoint 2013/Office ...
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User has correct permissions for subsite, but access is denied?

I have a site in SharePoint 2013 with 12 subsites. All but one inherit permissions from the top site. The subsite with unique permissions is named "General". This subsite has 2 new groups: ...
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Calendar editing

Does Sharepoint have a permission setting that will allow only a user to add to a calendar/site and edit only their additions to the the calendar/site and is will not allow editing of anyone elses? ...
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Server Error on “/Forms/EditForm.aspx” Pages list cache permission check failed. Pages list cache permission check failed. Pages list is missing?

I have a Sharepoint environment with two languages, english and german and now i got a little error on the german one. If i click on "Edit Page" in the top ribbon i get the following error: Its not ...
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How to view what a user has access to with PowerShell?

A user has limited access but I don't know what for. How can I view what this user has access to? I'm on WSS 3. Does anyone know of a PowerShell script to perform this method?
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Strange permission behaviour

We have a SP 2010 system. We recently discovered that users with no permissions to a library are able to open documents in a library if provided with a direct url link to the document, thereby ...
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“If [user group] contains [user name]” condition in workflow?

I have a list which has one permission group (column A) linked to one type of food (column B. Is it possible for me to create a workflow that deletes an item if it were created by a user who ...
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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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User permission Problem for workflows in wss-3.0

Im running wss-3.0 on a Windows Server 2003 machine. The User Accounts are AD based. I made a Calendar List with 3 different Permission Groups. Users that can only read the list Users that can add ...
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Nested AD Groups not propagating permissions

I have a list of AD Groups that are nested within each other and if I assign a permission level to the top leveled group, the individuals don't seem to get the access they need. Here's an idea of how ...
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Sharepoint Hosted Permission (SP 2013)

I am developing a test REST app currently, the app is sharepoint hosted and is being developed and deployed to the SP site without Sharepoint installed on my Machine. The app is meant to take in a ...
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Deny users access to site home, allow access to document library

I am using SharePoint Foundation 2010 and working on managing permissions at the moment. I would like all users to have access to the document library "Shared Documents". I would like only users part ...
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How to assign all users access to a particular page in sitecollection?

We have 5 site collections. 1 is for internal users and other 4 are for respective clients. None of the clients have access to internal site collection. There is an application page in layouts ...
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Unique security scope number inside library

I have seen a recommendation, that there should be no more security scopes than 5000: For most farms, we recommend that you consider lowering this limit to 5,000 unique scopes. For large lists, ...
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Users added to AD group not granted access in SharePoint

Let's say I have an AD group called domain\Group1, in SharePoint I create a group called Group 1. In the SharePoint group I add the corresponding domain group. Now if I add a user to the domain group, ...