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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 Document Folders Not Accessible

I apologize if this question is dealt with elsewhere, but so far I haven't been able to locate it. My company is running SharePoint Server 2007. I am an owner/admin of several sites and they all ...
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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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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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Remove manage content and structure for a sharepoint 2010 group

I have a group that needs to be able to submit forms, and add data. However they need to not be able to see the "manage content and structure" link under "site actions". I have found a couple ...
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BreakRoleInheritance and Inherit Permissions ListItem

I'm having a little difficulty with the BreakRoleInheritance in keeping inheritance of permissions in a users OneDrive for Business Documents list. By default the users Documents list has two ...
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Permissions required to share a document

Do you have to be a member of a site in order to be able to share documents? I have a user outside of the Teamsite, with explicit edit access inside a document set only - he cannot share those files ...
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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 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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User Permissions: Shouldn't be able to edit pages, but add/update/delete documents

I want members to be able to add/edit/delete documents, but don't want them to be able to edit the pages itself. When I set the permission level to Read, they can't edit the pages, but they can't ...
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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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Remove all users from all folders within a Document Library - PowerShell

How to run through all folders in a specific document library to remove inheritance and then remove all users from all folders within a specific Document Library using a Powershell script?
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How do I delete content?

I'm an admin on our SharePoint 2010 install, however I don't seem to have permissions to delete pages or content. I've tried logging in with my own account as well as the global administrator ...
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Why is the date field throwing out an access denied error?

We have an InfoPath 2010 form with a Date field. When attempting to choose a date, an Access Denied error pops up for anyone without Admin privileges. Why is this happening and how can we fix it?
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Permissions on folder different to folder's items and subfolders

My Problem is that I need to create a data structure based on folders within a document library. e.g. DocLib >>(Folder) Package1 >> Item1,Item2,SubFolder1,... There will be thousands of items ...
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Document Level Permission

I have a document library that is accessible to many users, I need to maintain some confidential document in this library and in the meantime I must control the accessing permission on these document ...
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SharePoint 2013 People and Groups missing from Site Settings

I'm trying to access People and Groups from Site Settings in the root of my site collection but it doesn't appear in the options (In fact most of the options are missing) I fear that one of our other ...
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SharePoint 2013 Windows Extranet Permisisons

I have inherited a SharePoint site as part of a new job. The thing is a bit of a mess but I'm getting my head around it. The previous admin has created an extranet which uses a Basic Windows ...
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Item Level permissions - trouble when using “Create items and edit items that were created by the user ”

I have a list of items that I want viewable and editable only by the item creator and one other person (the other person is set in the item data). I created a list, and in the advanced settings set: ...
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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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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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SharePoint provider hosted in app user permissions

I'm building a business app where read and write access permissions are important. The project is a Provider hosted MVC 5 / SharePoint app built in Visual Studio 2012. Johnny needs to be able to Read ...
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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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Can I define a shared security groups for all my sub sites other than the site collection’s security groups

I have created a sub site then I save it as a template. Now I need to define the following permission settings for all the sub sites :- For all the sub sites to define a shared sub sites' admin ...
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Programmatically check if an anonymous access user has permissions to open a file?

I have a requirement to programmatically display a list of documents (which could be anywhere) on a SharePoint Server 2013 publishing site. The documents are found by using the KeywordQuery class from ...
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Hide/Remove the site contents and site settings on user site (SharePoint 2013)

How can I remove or hide the setting (add an app, site content, site setting) from the user site <MySite>, but the user must have permission to edit his/her personal information?
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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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Site Contents / Site Settings

Right - before this gets marked as a duplicate, I have tried numerous suggestions for my issue, none of which have been successful. Here is what I need to do: Hide Site Settings link from sprocket ...
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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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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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How do I clear the user list that the permission checker uses?

I have gone through my site user list and deleted all duplicate entries. However, when I go to the "Check Permissions" page and search for some users, they still show up twice. One entry has no ...
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Is there any way to control the instances of 'Limited Access' when sharing a document with existing users?

I have been noticing an issue recently where user with either a contribute or edit permission on a document library who have documents shared with them end up with a limited access tag for the ...
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Why the right top gear icon sometimes show and sometimes hide?

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 site. The Master page is designed by Vendor. I checked the Master page do not contains the part "SiteActionMenu". We have a test user have "read only" permission on ...
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Denied access to site's front page…but am still able to edit permissions & view other parts of site when accessing via direct link?

I'd been granted full control of a department site created by someone else and had been attempting to clean up permissions by removing unnecessary or repetitive user groups. I'd created separate user ...
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How can you prevent users following your site?

I don't want a particular site being found by search, therefore stopping users without permission on that site from following it and seeing social feeds posted into there on their Newsfeed (which ...
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Event Receiver Infopath Submission

I have a request that the permissions inheritance(library to item) in the InfoPath form library should NOT to be broken. So what I am looking for is that the submitter group that has a read access ...
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Giving a users without access to a document library access to a Docset

I want to give a couple of users who don't have access to a document library, access to the whole of a document set in that library including its welcome page. Doesn't seem an easy task as the welcome ...
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SharePoint Visitor Permissions

I have a Visitors Group in my Site. This Group has default Read Access. I did not customize the Permission Level. I added an user to Visitors Group. My question is, can a visitor add Documents to the ...
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Site permission settings will not be included in the site template

I have saved a sub-site as a template. Then, I created a sub-site based on the template. But it seems that the template will not include the site permissions. So can anyone provide any advice on this? ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 Document Permissions

I have a (what I thought is a simple task): I would like to set permissions on my SharePoint 2013 on-premise as follows: Each department has its own site (e.g Finance, HR, Admin etc) I would like ...
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Get permissions for all sites

Is there a generic powershell script that can output permissions (to csv) on all website within a site collection, as well as the top level site? I tried a few that I found but none of them worked. ...
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Site-Group has lost permisions on all lists

In our on-premise Test environment all lists have unique permissions and we grant permissions to these lists using Site Groups. A site group which was granted permissions a time ago, has lost ...
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SharePoint workflow list item permission

I'm working on a 2010 workflow that runs when an item is created and should grant a user read/edit access to that specific list item. The list admins will have full control but the users will have ...
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OneDrive for Business Permissions

I have a few users that have non-standard permissions for OneDrive for Business . I've found a PowerShell Script that will list all OneDrives but not the permissions. Is there a way given a site, to ...
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Error when querying list/roleassignment in 2013 REST API - Need to know if a user can query a list/library

In sharepoint 2013, I need to check if a the current user, has access to a specific list, for that I'm using the following REST endpoint (using AJAX) ...
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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 ...
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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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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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(NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users) login to subsites-SP 2013

intranet has department subsites (HR,IT,sales,..). i break inheritance at each subiste and grant access to (HR group to HR site, IT group to IT site,.,.) when I add "NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users" ...