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How to add Full READ permissions and remove Full Control Permission on web application using powershell

how to give a user full read permissions to a web application user with powershell below Script assign full control to a user on this web application with full control and full read. $w = ...
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how to use JSOM to modify permissions for multiple list retrieved by a CAML query

Using SharePoint 2010 JSOM I know how to get a list item by it's ID, break its inheritance, then add a user to it's permission list with contribute access. What I cannot figure out is if I get ...
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How to reset a user's permissions

I need to reset the permission granted to a user in a Sharepoint 2013 farm. That is: revoking any permissions ever granted to this user (Read, Collaboration, etc...) for any sites, lists, folders, ...
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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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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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Anything lost/reset when copying a sharepoint site?

After copying a site to a new location, does anything get lost or reset? For example, if I copy site "bar" from SiteCollection/bar to SiteCollection/foo/bar. Does the new copy preserve EVERYTHING ...
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VLOOKUP data from a protected Excel file

I have two Excel files on SharePoint A source file which only I have permission to view/access and A public file that can be accessed by multiple people. There is a VLOOKUP in the "public file" ...
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create new item and limit who can view the item on the newform.aspx

I have a custom list. Is there a way to make it so when a user adds a new item they can, in the NewForm.aspx/EditForm.aspx page, specify who can view the item once it is created? I know they can ...
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BreakRoleInheritance(true) has no effect on Document Set Sub Folders

I am trying to Break Inheritance on a sub folder within a Document Set using the following code. After running the code and examining the Document Set's Sub Folder I can see that it still inherits ...
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Losing All Permissions upon editing List Item

I have access to SPD, and have SO permissions in the site collection. (no access to central admin) In a sub-site I have a list that tracks new-hires. I have workflows that run in the background. One ...
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Sharepoint Excel file opens Read Only when edit is selected

A user on a team sharepoint who has contribute permissions is getting a 'read only' version of ONE of the files in a folder. All other users can open normally and edit. However, when this user selects ...
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Manage SharePoint Permissions with remote ASP.NET Application

We have the following requirment and and I have my doubts if this is possible to implement. Application is a standalone ASP.NET application with it's own SQL Data source Application should manage ...
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What Permission Level is required to modify a library with unique permissions?

Need to be able to modify a Workflow on a library with broken inheritance. Do I need "Full Control" permissions at the library level, or at the Site level, in order to edit the workflow?
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Can i set a group as its own owner?

Good evening. I would like to know if i can set, as the owner of a given group, the group itself. For instance: "FooBar Group" owned by.. "FooBar Group". Thanks in advance.
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SPWeb.GetUserToken(x) vs SPWeb.Users[x].UserToken

I'm working in code to elevate an account with the Read role to a specific account with the Contribute role in order to create a list item. I currently get the SPUserToken for the contribution ...
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Is setting permissions on views now possible?

In the previous SharePoint version of SharePoint you couldn't have permissions on list views. Is this now possible on SharePoint Foundation 2010? So for example I have a list and 2 views but I want ...
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How to Add AD Groups in SharePoint Site?

I have created AD Groups but sharepoint picker throws the following error No exact "match was found" even though the groups exists in AD? I added these groups to folders on both servers(AD and SP ...
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How can I know when user changes permission for an item?

Is there any event when user changes item's permission ? I tried to catch SPListItemUpdating event for a necessary list, but it didn't work. Or can I attach to Permission list to handle ...
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User permissions by metadata?

I'm trying to set up a site architecture for a new Office 365 account, and we would need to have a site and its documents generally open to multiple employees, but some of these need access to most ...
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SharePoint 2013, 1 Farm, 2 Forests, How does the people picker determine who to display from which forest?

There's a main forest (company.local), and two company forests (companyA.company.local, companyB.company.local). I've read the post here about making the people picker span several forests, but ...
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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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Subsite Permission Re-inheritance

The oddest thing has happened with my permissions. I created a subsite. Within the subsite there are certain pages that I want to have unique permissions. So I gave each page on the subsite unique ...
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How to log changes made to Permissions?

I need to keep a log for any changes made to user permissions. Is there a way to do it in SharePoint 2010?
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Show drop down on item creation if user has special permission

I would like to show a drop down to only users with special permissions. Like normal users when they would be adding a new item they should not be able to see the drop down. And then if someone with a ...
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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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The server was unable to save the form at this time. please try again

I'm receiving the following error message when trying to add or update a list item. "the server was unable to save the form at this time. please try again" The list has some folders and I ...
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Sharepoint 2010 user permission issues

In Sharepoint 2010 (on prem deployment), I have created a publishing page which contains a custom list and a few views. I have broken permissions inheritance for this page. There are three users ...
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Workflow getting Access denied when calling the rest webservice from subsite

i have following problem. I am using SP 2013 Online and i am trying to access some informations from the sub site, like http://[SPOnlineUrl]/SubSite/_api/web/title. But i will always get the annoying ...
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What permissions are needed to create new TermGroup in Default Termstore?

To add a taxonomy-Column to a List I try to add a new TermSet in the default Termstore. This is the code: TermStore termStore = session.GetDefaultSiteCollectionTermStore(); ...
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“Permission Denied” error in IE after adding content editor to form

A site that I have not modified in several weeks has suddenly stopped functioning in Internet Explorer as it has for the past few months. I have a content editor in my list on the New, Display, and ...
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Can't save alert - site hasn't been shared with you, but I have CONTRIBUTE

SharePoint 2013. I have a 'normal' account with CONTRIBUTE permissions on some FOLDERS within a document library. I can navigate through them fine, update documents, add documents, etc. I need an ...
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Creating a Subsite with a folder structure inherting permissions from parent folders

My company got started with Sharepoint. Our site is /projects with subsites under this like, /projects/project1 /projects/project2 /projects/project3 In each project there are three folders, ...
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Why can't I upload or create files to the Master Page Gallery on my sharepoint.com root site collect?

In a sharepoint.com trial site, for my root site collection, I can't upload master pages (or anything else for that matter). I tried deleting the root site collection and re-creating it as a ...
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Is there a way to add users in bulk?

I would like to add 20-30 users to a SharePoint site (Members group). Unfortunately, the Add Users interface is excruciatingly slow (nearly a minute to browse for a single user). Can it be done in ...
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CurrentUser.IsSiteAdmin should be true but returns false

Why does CurrentUser.IsSiteAdmin return false for a user that is listed in the site collection admin in SharePoint? I am building an Office 365 app that accesses SharePoint via the REST api. During ...
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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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User has no access besides having required permissions

So the situation - users create and upload new documents to library. Permission model is this - every user need to be in 'edit' group, group with permissions to create, edit and view documents, used ...
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“Prevent” User / Group Inheritance

In a Nutshell: How do I Prevent (Not break) User / Group Inheritance by default, when a new Document Library Folder is Created? Breakdown: I have a Document Library that Creates Folders via Email. I ...
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RoleAssignments with REST API and oAuth

I'm attempting to use the REST API to migrate files from our users' personal sharepoint sites (e.g. http://organization-my.sharepoint.com/personal/bob@organization.onmicrosoft.com). The account which ...
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Allow users to add item to the list but not view

I have a custom SharePoint list called "Feedback" and I customized this list form in infopath and I published to this list. Also I have added a link in the homepage say "Submit Your Feedback". All the ...
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Not able to create site collection in sharepoint 2013

I have created New Web application using PowerShell with Windows Authentication mode using spadmin account. Application successfully created. but when I try to do create Site collection for the same ...
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Access denied on all files in _themes folder from mobile devices

I have a very, very odd issue that's affecting all clients using our SharePoint 2013 solution from mobile devices. If a user with read access visits the site from a desktop browser, everything works ...
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Setup item permissions using sharepoint workflow 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 workflow that was created for us by a third party. There is one copy of the workflow deployed on a test install of sharepoint and one in production. It is applied to a ...
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Least Level of Permissions for Web Part Page

I have a web part page with nothing on it. The user has SPBasePermissions.Open and SPBasePermissions.ViewPages only. The ULS shows: UnauthorizedAccessException for the request. 403 Forbidden will ...
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Giving full control permission to one user on only one page

So i would like to give full controll permission to a user to only one page and keep his default permissions to any other page on the current site. If i use "Share" button on the page, and add the ...
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Is there a Performance impact if there are 5000+ items with unique item level permissions in a SharePoint Add-in web document library?

Around the internet I have read that have unique permissions for items within a document library can affect performance. Is this still valid for SharePoint online? I am writing an add-in and want ...
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Grant manage permission rights only without full control

Is it possible to grant people somehow rights to manage authorizations for a site, but not able to change anything else? The business case behind this question is to maintain the standard structure of ...
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some of persons or groups used in permission conditions/actions are missing workflow

I have created a workflow which has a consolidation stage which sets permissions for the form depending on who created it. For the most part it works but for a few people it gives the error occurred ...
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why Contributor users who create a grid view can view the options to create list columns while they do not have the permission to create list columns

I am working on SharePoint 2013, and i have a group of users with Contribute permission inside my enterprise wiki site collection. now those users will have these built-in permissions:- they can ...
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Calendar Overlay Permissioning

If I have a master calendar with calendar overlays from other SharePoint sites in our network (using a URL and the Resolve button for each calendar). Do viewers have to have permission to view the ...