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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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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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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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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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What is the negative side of 'Remove-SPUser' in SharePoint 2010?

I may have to cleanup the inactive users, so thought of using the 'Remove-SPUser' cmdlet as below. Remove-SPUser -Identity "demo.net\karthik" -Web http://demo.net/testA/testA1/testA1a -Confirm:$false ...
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Managing my user permissions for my Publishing site  enterprise wiki

I have created 5 separate enterprise wiki sites, which can be accessed using the following URLs:- …Wiki/HrManuals ..Wiki/SalesManuals ..Wiki/TechnicalManuals ..Wiki/legalManuals Now I need to ...
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Adding a SharePoint Group to a Document Library

I've been asked to create a document library and restrict it's use to a team of people. I've created the document library and also a SharePoint group with the team members. I'm able to add the group ...
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MySite Newsfeed: Follow without Permission

Users can see Newsfeeds from pages they follow even without access permission to the page. When a user follows a page and afterwards his access permission is revoked he can still see all old and new ...
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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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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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allow contributor users to add web parts to a page without granting them “Add and Customize Pages” permission

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, and when contributor users try to add web parts they will get the following error:- A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be ...
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Changing the Modified Date of a List Item using the SharePoint Client Object Model (C#) with Contribute Permission

I have a small snippet of code that I use to update the Modified Date of a list item and it works great for users with Full Control permissions. However, for users with just Contribute access to the ...
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“Discard a check-out” Option in Ribbon disabled

We have a problem with the "Discard a check-out" option in ribbon. The user checks out a page and without editing anything in the page, wants to discard the page by clicking the button which is ...
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Cannot create new subsite in SharePoint 2013

When I tried to create a new subsite under a site collection, I get the error message "Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you." after I click the "Create" button. I entered the newsbweb.aspx by ...
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SharePoint 2010 Custom Permission Setup for Excluding One User from Top Level Site

Been thinking through an interesting problem I have been presented with and I'm looking for any ideas how to approach it! Here is the scenario Single Site Collection with multiple sub sites NT ...
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Sub-sites contributors and reader are unable to view the sub-site navigation

I have created a term store using the site collection administrator. And I associate this term store with a sub site navigation. But the problem I am facing is that the sub-site readers and even the ...
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GetUserEffectivePermissionInfo for the 2013 Rest API

Does anyone know if there is a client-side (preferably REST) equivalent to SPSecurableObject.GetUserEffectivePermissionInfo(username)??
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How do I get Active Directory Group Name from Sharepoint programmatically?

So my problem is this: I have created a Sharepoint Group and added a New User, which in fact is an Active Directory Group. Now I loggin using an account from this Active Directory Group. I need this ...
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User Permissions Randomly Removed

have a user who lost permissions to author content in our site. I went and checked the authoring group and realized she was no longer a member. I figured someone had inadvertently removed her and ...
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Workflow Permissions

I have learned from this article http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee428324.aspx that "the default setting for associating a workflow is to allow users with Edit Item permissions to manually ...
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Foundation 2010 Search configuration without domain controller (Active Directory)

I have setup a SharePoint Foundation 2010 farm consisting of 2 servers: SQL Server and SharePoint all-in-one server. The setup is without a domain controller, which was possible with some effort with ...
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Setting rights for CustomAction. Problem with sandboxed or language?

I've got a CustomAction which contains a button. Only users with high level permissions should be able to see this button, so I tried setting the property Rights ="ManageWeb" on the CustomAction. ...
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Permissions set for documents in a library don't work from hyperlinks

I have a Sharepoint site which contains a document library with several folders, a forum etc. I have set up a group (30 people) who can view the site. One of the folders contains about 40 Word ...
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Sharepoint 2010: In external application need to get all sites with write permission for logged in user. [C++]

In my external application I need to find all sites with write permission for logged in user. I am using Web Services. Is there any web service available for this task? Or can I send a Query and get ...
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Providing Read access to the Welcome Page

I am in the process of retiring a site collection (SharePoint 2010). I have a splash page (splash.aspx) located in a document library on the root web and have set the Welcome Page to this splash page. ...
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Sharepoint Online CSOM Powershell - Remove Permission level for a Group in a list

I have a list in which I want to remove "Contribute" Permission Level for a particular group "List Members Group". After removing this, I want to add "Read" Permission level. Basically, I want the ...
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Domain users, with access to a library, receive “Sorry, you don't have access to this page ”

I have a AD Security Domain Group populated with a test user account(test\johntester). In one of my SP2013 sites, I've given the Domain Group 'edit' access. I do a 'Check Permissions' and receive ...
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How to load Group.Owner properties using CSOM

When I try to load owner = TargetSite.Web.EnsureUser(grp.Owner.LoginName); I got the exception : The property or field has not been initialized. It has not been requested or the ...
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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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Users Cannot Open Document In folder to edit

I have a Site with a Document Library with a User with Full Control. We are running in https mode. The users cannot open the Spread Sheet for editing, though I can. The site is also asking her to log ...
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Apps Permission Request XML for Workflow, and Rest Workflow Help Please

The documentation on msdn is pure junk if you ask me, for setting up App permissions in a Workflow. Here is the link ...
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Minimal access required to add a new Event Receiver

I created an empty SharePoint project in Visual Studio 2013 (with elevated rights). When I try to add a new Event Receiver, i get the following error: SharePoint Connection Error Cannot ...
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SP13 - Finding all sites a group has access to

In SharePoint 2013 when you're looking at a group's page (the one that lists all of the members of the group) you can open the 'settings' menu and there's a choice to 'view group permissions'. This ...
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Can't edit Excel documents in SharePoint 2010 using the webapp - but it is fine using the Excel Client Application

I have a SharePoint site where I can edit excel documents using both the SharePoint web app and the excel application installed on my PC. However, in a new site, I can edit the same excel files using ...
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How to prevent a user renaming the wiki welcome page?

We currently had a problem because a user unintentionally renamed the welcome page of a wiki (subsite) and thus there was no access to the wiki anymore. I managed to get to the pages library of the ...
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How to set “limited access” permission level to user/group

Im trying to give user/group "limited access", but following these "instructions". The article says that if you give a user/group access to an item (like a list) the users automatically get "limited ...
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Access Denied on incoming email with claims based user accounts

I have a somewhat unusual set up - I am using Foundation 2013, and have integrated Windows Azure AD accounts for external users through a trusted identity provider. That part works fine, and I can ...
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Remove Replicating directory changes on a user - AD - powershell

I'm having problem in my production environment with User Profile Synchronization Service that is stuck on starting. I'm not able to reach the AD but the hosting company does. I think they might have ...
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SOME documents saved to Sharepoint won't open via the URL/link

So the background is that we have a document library that files get saved to. When users open the site to access the files, they open up and it is not a problem. However, when the links to these ...
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Don´t allow a user to see who an item is shared with?

Can I somehow prohibit a user from seeing who an item, in a list or library, is shared with? I tried to set a new permission level but I can always can see it.
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How to stop “Site Members” group modifying Quick Launch or Top Nav in SharePoint 2013

With the standard groups and permission levels how do you stop "Site Members" modifying the Quick Launch or Top link bar in SharePoint 2013 (This related post answers the question for 2007 and 2010, ...
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Disable datasheet/Quick Edit mode in SP 2013 on all views but one

Is there a proper way to do this in SP 2013? In 2010, you could just create your datasheet view and then click "disable editing in datasheet view" to prevent regular views from being converted. An ...
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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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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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Top Navigation not displaying correctly in Search Centre

I have amended the navigation in the Enterprise Search Centre to inherit the Global Navigation of my Site Collection. I have recently found out that the navigation in the Search Centre for ...
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View user names inside groups WSS 3.0

When I click on users an groups inside WSS 3.0 I just get a "IT Members" entry in the list that pops up. How do I drill down and find out who is exactly in that group? I see no options for listing ...
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Ribbon not visible in edit form even if user has contribute permissions on the list

I have a SharePoint 2010 sub site where a user has only read permission on this site. I have an Announcement list on which I stopped inheritance and gave Contribute permission to the same user. The ...
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How can I retrieve permission levels for site and list using powershell?

Sharepoint 2007 Powershell. I have a powershell script that checks the permissions of a 2007 site collection and outputs it to an xml file. The script is taken and modified from here: ...
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Getting client context token for other site collections

Suppose I have two SPSites in SharePoint Online. My app is installed on an SPWeb in one of the site collections. When running the app you get a context token for the site collection where the app is ...
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Does changing Item-Level-Permission trigger ItemUpdated/ItemUpdating in Event Receiver?

First of all: I know that setting item-level-permissions are bad :) I just wonder: When I created an Event-Receiver that set per-item-Permissions on the ItemAdding-Event: Will this trigger the ...