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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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Field level permission development

I am aware that there already are some questions regarding on how to implement field level permissions customization in SharePoint, such as: SP 2010: column permission Permissions for List or ...
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Why can't anonymous users not see what a regular read user sees?

Regular read user: Anonymous user: I get why they wouldn't have any way to edit anything, but how come they don't see the quick launch or the doc lib web part? What can they see / do?
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editing list item by users in different groups with different permissions

What is the best solution to acchieve following scenario programmatically (Visual Studio) in a Farm solution. There is a document library, two different Site groups (Managers and Approvers). The ...
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How to programmatically access and manipulate Discussion item and replies?

How to access and manipulate Discussion item and replies? I have a discussion board that has a check box, based on the input I switch the permissions of that discussion post for a specific user (from ...
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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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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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Add user to a SharePoint group - grant permission - right groups do not show

When I try go grant permission to a user in a new web I don't get listed the cusom groups on the current web. If you look at the image you can see that the list in the background are quite a bit ...
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Manage File permissions using REST API

Is there a way to manage File permissions (roles) using the REST API? http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/jj860569(v=office.15).aspx I'm developing an app asking for permission on the fly: ...
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Limiting permissions to list-items and library files without using folders

I have some files in a flat library, i.e., no subfolders, that need to have access restricted to a couple usergroups. I understand that one way to do this is by placing items in a subfolder in the ...
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User Permissions

I'm developing an app for SharePoint 2013 and need to assign different permissions for different users. Do I create groups in the app web or the host web? Can someone steer me in the right ...
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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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Webs.GetWeb() returns 401-Access Denied error for user with View Only Permission level

We have a Sharepoint 2013 farm in our labs with which we would be interacting using the MOSS SOAP services and generating reports for a client. To facilitate this, we create a user JohnDoe who has ...
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Permissions for List or Library Columns

Is there any way to give permission to a specific field of a list or library? I want one of my users for example cannot add or edit data in a specific column. Can I set permissions to the form and its ...
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SharePoint 2010 Add new item link disappears with broken inheritance

Hello Stackexchange SharePoint masters :) I've been a long time reader of this marvelous source of information but at long last I could not find a solution to a problem I encountered so I figured it ...
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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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helpdesk support ticket list. Users can only see their own, yet get emailed when they are updated by helpdesk staff

I'm trying to setup a list in sharepoint 2010 that end users can submit and view support tickets on. The user should be able to only see their own tickets, not ones other users have submitted. IT ...
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ListItem: Set Item-level Permissions with a few exceptions

I have created a custom ListItem in VS with a custom content template. I have enabled set Item-level Permissions. It is now only possible to see your own items in the list. Also it is only possible to ...
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Grant unique permission on an excel file in shared document but some permission grayed out

i've an excel workbook at shared libray, and i want to grant the permission: anonymous can can edit and view but when i go to shared Documents -> tick the checkbox of the excel file->Library ...
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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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Access Denied on use of AppPrincipalManager

We are getting the following error Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource. when executing the following code AppPrincipalManager ap = ...
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How can I create a new RoleDefinition in powershell

I need to create a new RoleDefinition and apply it to a group. Is that possible? How can I do that?
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Restrict List items HR Compliance

I need to restrict items in a list so that only the person who the incident involves, and their manager are able to see the list item. This is a compliance issue, so different views is not an ...
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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, ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Document Set Permission

The goal is to allow the user to create the document set and place the first document into the set. After that the document set goes to a group that will add other items to the document set, but we ...
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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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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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Limit a user group to a specific view created via InfoPath 2010

I have created a new view called 'RequesterView' (via InfoPath 2010) to add items to a issue tracking list. The purpose of this is to limit the visibility of certain fields such as 'Assigned To', 'Due ...
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Give AD group contributor permissions on a sharepoint site collection?

I am using sharepoint 2013. I have 1 webapplication and 2 site collections. I would like to give an AD group contributor permissions to one of these 2 site collections. What is the best practice to ...
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Blank browser screen even with correct permissions. Bug?

I had a user who couldn't see a few pages / lists even though she had full rights to read and contribute. The page would be blank (no error) if she tried loading them. In order to fix this, I had to ...
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Mysterious problems with groups and permissions

Since, it was not resolved in my previous question thread, I will try to simplify the problem. There are some users which belongs to Home Visitors. There is one list and one library. There is ...
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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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Why some users are able to see pages which they shouldn't?

I have some pages and 2 groups with one user in each. Those pages aren't shared with those 2 groups and users in those groups, I also removed those Groups from permissions list in those pages' ...
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Grant external users access to sharepoint external facing site

Can some please tell me how to grant external users access to SharePoint external facing site? I have a SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Standalone server.
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Sharepoint 2010 fails to run elevated code as IIS pool identity account

I changed the IIS pool identity service account for my SharePoint 2010 web application thus replacing the default "Network Service" account (using SharePoint Administrator.) The pool service account ...
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Vacation approval request?

Is it possible to create workflow when your manager approves your vacation in Vacation Request list than In Calender list it creates new item?? How i can do that?
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Logo doesn't appear normally to some users

There is normal version which shows mostly to all users: There is error version which shows currently to 2 users: Worth to mention that those 2 users have read permission on homepage, somewhere ...
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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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“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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Error 401 on ExecuteQuery SharePoint 2013 production SharePoint Server

I create a farm solution that query in a list of SharePoint 2013. When I run my solution in a development server using Context.Credentials = new NetworkCredential('user', 'pass', 'domain'), the query ...
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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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Group management - Site owner ability to add to other group except its own

I'm wondering if it's possible to have the following scenario: In each subsite, there are three groups: Site Owners Site Authors Site Readers I'd like to have only the site collection admins to be ...
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Lock down a folder

I only want to give permissions to a few people or a small group of people - this is only for one folder. Can I do this? If so, how is it done?
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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 different ...
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How to successfully implement “Auto-accept requests?”

Caution: If you select yes for the Auto-accept requests option, any user requesting access to this group will automatically be added as a member of the group and receive the permission levels ...
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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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Access denied using the STSADM command

I am unable to use the STSADM command. When i try to use it, it shows me access denied. I am the admin of my system, but still I am getting access denied.
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Give permission to List item in Document Library

I want to restrict users to view list items which are not created by them. Example: If I create a list item in a document library, Only I can view it, others should not see that information) Is ...
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How can I copy a folder from on library to another and maintain permissions on the folder structure?

I want to copy a folder from on document library to another document library and maintain permissions on the folder structure. When I CUT the folder and paste it the permissions on the folder ...
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External Sharing - External users are able to share - possible to turn this off?

So we'd like to be able to set up an external site collection and share it with specific external users. However, while testing this I noticed that an external user (with contribute access) is also ...