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Users added to AD group that has permission to site don't get permission

The SP Visitors group has an AD group with permissions. Users that already existed in the group when it was added have permissions but users that are added to the AD group afterwards don’t have ...
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Office Web Apps can't read/edit Powerpoint or read Word, but Excel reads/edits fine

A brief overview: I have a Sharepoint 2010 installation on Windows Server 2008 R2, with Office Web Apps installed. The Central Admin SQL Database in on the local server, but the SQL database that ...
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Share a folder (break inheritance), access denied

I have a problem in Sharepoint 2013 which is reproducible. Create a document library on any site. Create a folder in this library. Break inheritance on this folder and add a user that doesn't have ...
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“Name (linked to document with edit menu)” column always contains “Share”

I have a normal list with this column on the default view. But even when a user dosen't have the right to share elements, the "Share" option is still part of the "edit menu" Is this a known ...
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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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SPGrid ItemStyle custom changes not displayed for normal users

We have made some changes to the ItemStyle.xsl file for the style SPGrid in order to display a few extra columns using the Content Query Web Part. The ItemStyle resides on the highest level of the ...
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List does not exist when trying to startworkflowonlistitem from CSOM

Using SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2012 Standard. I believe this is an issue with permissions. When trying to start a workflow on a staging server, the following exception happens (as shown in ...
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Is it possible to mail to an AD group and use this AD group for permissions?

I am using SharePoint 2010. I have a site which gives Contribute permissions to some SP Group. Inside this SP Group I have a AD group. This AD group has is from type "Security". When I try to mail ...
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Set Unique Permissions to blog default and post page

I have SharePoint Blog. Basically I want to set Unique Permissions to defalut.aspx and post.aspx pages. How to set unique permissions for SharePoint Blog default page or post pages?
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Workflow - Can only see your own items

I have a simple list with a drop box column which can be either; Approved, Pending or Denied. It starts as Pending, but once it is set to Approved I want to the user who created that item to be ...
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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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Limit users to their own employees

I have a list of about 1000 employees with their addresses and phone numbers which I want to upload to a 2007 SharePoint in list format, which I know how to do, however due to data protection, ...
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2010 Sharepoint Secure Form unsecured, List from Form needs to be secured

Is it possible to have security so that anyone can fill out a form, but only a small amount of people can see the underlying list? We are implementing an form that can contain sensitive information ...
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Issue with Sharepoint 2010 site - read permissions do not allow a user to view a page?

Viewers cannot access a site unless they have contribute permission - read does not allow them to access the site? Ideas?
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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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Limited Access destroying my Access level strategy on one server, but is not there on the other

I have two Servers. One is "Server X", the other one is "Server Y". As far as I know (I didn't set up these) they should be equal. So I created a Site Collection on both and deployed my Farm Solution ...
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Check User has Full Control Site Permissions

Is there away to check if a user has Full Control permissions with out throwing an exception? I've tried the following using REST: ...
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How to copy permissions from one user to another?

Is it possible to copy permissions from one user to another? The reason is that I have to give same level permissions to 50+ users and it becomes very time-consuming to do it for each user. Any ...
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Handle individual permissions for users in SharePoint hosted app

How can developer handle individual's permissions on SharePoint hosted app? Let's says we have a document library and each user can only see there own documents. Not other users documents.
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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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WSS 3.0 Graphics/CSS Not Loading for special User | probably Permission Problem

following Problem occured on an old WSS 3.0 we are still running for intranet purposes. We have a Document Library called Projects on a Subsite. The Document Library has multiple folders all with ...
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Install app for SharePoint using PowerShell - permissions on user profiles

I'm trying to install our app using the PowerShell and after running the application I get an error while accessing the user profile data. We are using the following permissions in our app: ...
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What permissions do I need to open site & workflows in Sharepoint Designer 2007

I'm trying to view/edit a workflow in Sharepoint 2007, but keep getting denied access. In Sharepoint Designer, I click open site, then I put in the URL of the site. Only a portion of the site ...
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Permission group name change — effects on “display” and “internal” names throughout site

Due to a recent corporate reorganization, many of the Permissions Groups in my company's SP site must be updated. I understand that Permission Groups have "display" and "internal" names. Will ...
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GetUserEffectivePermissions returns wrong results

I'm checking the permissions for user on a SharePoint 2013 list: using (var ctx = new ClientContext("http://comtoso.com")) { var list = ctx.Web.Lists.GetByTitle("TestList"); ...
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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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Problem accessing the resource in SP website

I am new to SP and my boss created a sharepoint resources, at let's say abc.sharepoint.com My boss wish to access the resources using a .NET program. My developing computer does not have Windows ...
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All sites are read only, even for site administrators

Every site in the collection is now read-only. I can still change settings in the central admin site but am unsure what has changed. This affects everyone, users with write permission, even site ...
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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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Turn off ability to use REST API

When you don't want users to use any web services it seems like you can turn off the permission to Use Remote Interfaces. However that permission does not mention REST. This made me wonder if there ...
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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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Setting permission on content DB

I have set permission explicitly on a content DB for a user using SQL Management Studio, but after installing SharePoint SP1, the permissions set for users explicitly were deleted. What's the best ...
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Give users Edit permission to a list, but no access to the site

On my (SharePoint 2013) sub site I have a list (where users from a specific store can report errors). This list I want to share with another group of users, those who will do something about the ...
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“Add Document” link is disappear when Permission to only SPFolder

I have given SPUser user1 permission to only SPFolder I dont want to give read access to specific site or document library. suppose there is one web http://contoso.com/sales and i want to give ...
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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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Can't Add Users and Groups Using the AD Browse Button

I am a farm administrator for our SharePoint Foundation 2010 site, and I have been experiencing a permissions problem for the past few months (it has not always been like this) that inhibits me from ...
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Sorry this site hasn't been shared with you

In SharePoint 2013, I am the administrator for central admin and all site which I have created so far. Now, I am facing the above mentioned error when I access the site. The problem exits still now ...
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How can I create 2 subsites (at the same level) without one being aware of the other?

I have a site collection called Vendors. I need to create a sub-site for each of my vendors, so I do so by creating a new sub-site with unique permissions. The problem is that when users of the ...
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How to programmatically modify item level permissions prior to first save?

I've got a situation where there are strict permissions requirements on an a list of which I already have written a custom form. The requirement is that upon creation, based on metadata, only certain ...
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Set permission on ListItem level. Issue with usernames with Norwegian letters

I have created an EventReceiver that is setting permissions on ListItem level. I am having some problems with users having norwegian letters (æøå) in their username. For other users it works. Under ...
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Different permissions on item creation

Within SP 2013, is it possible to do the following in terms of permissions : Two different AD groups : Admins & Users. With only one list. When Users access this list, they can add/modify only ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Hide User permission options in News site menu

Has only tried hiding The permissions section on new site in sharepoint 2010. Permissions You can give permission to access your new site to the same users who have access to this parent site, or ...
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Get all users based on a specific permission/role in .Net CSOM in SharePoint 2013

I want to get the list of all the users who have a particular role/permission on a site. For example, I need the list of users who have edit rights RoleType=Editor using .Net CSOM in SharePoint ...
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Encrypted List items

I have a SharePoint 2010 site that requires people to track their weights in a List. Apparently, people are very sensitive about this subject, and want their information hidden from everybody. However ...
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Workaround for inviting external users to site-level groups in office365

I've got a site collection where each subsite requires their own unique permission groups (Let's call them siteVisitors, siteMembers and siteOwners) Users in the siteMembers and siteVisitors groups ...
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SharePoint 2013 Content Library with Varing Permissions

Best Practices question for everyone: What is the best way to manage different permission levels within the same content warehouse? I work for a client who has two distinct brands. I am working on an ...
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Item level permissions settings for a document library in sharepoint 2013

How can I get item level permissions settings for a document library in SharePoint 2013. Something like below I want to create a page where everybody will be able to create/add their post/picture. ...
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Unable to manage Item Level permissions

I'm unable to set item level permissions on list items. This issue appears for all lists in a site. Take a look at the screenshot. Usually a "Advanced" button should appear in position of the red ...
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Multi language sites

We are about to create a multi lingual portal for a customer that has offices in many countries. We will have site collections with different language packs. All our users will have access to the ...
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Get a list of all sites user has edit rights in SharePoint 2013

We have a requirement where we have to display a list of all sites in which a user has contribute rights. We have many site collections and inside each site collection we have many sub sites. Users ...