A method of the SPSecurity class, RunWithElevatedPrivileges executes the specified method with Full Control rights even if the user does not otherwise have Full Control.

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RunWithElevatedPrivileges doesn't work in Webpart Constructor

With Sharepoint 2007 I am using RunWithElevatedPrivileges to write to the Event Log, but if I place the call inside the Webpart constructor, I get a "Request Failed" message. However, if I put this ...
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Permission issue creating site collection from service application

We have a custom service application set-up which is tasked with the creation of site collections. It uses the blank site template for this, on which we want to activate several of the out of the box ...
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Update current list item c#

When using a custom workflow activity with elevated privileges to create an item in a list. It creates two instead of one. What I am doing is that when a user create an item in the list . It displays ...
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Unauthorized error when adding form to a form library

I have a webpart that extracts a form from an infopath template then it attempts to add this to a form library in SharePoint. I get an unauthorized error 401 when it attempts to add the file. It ...
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Strange Behaviour While Connecting to Database using SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPriviledges

I am a beginner in Sharepoint. I have a stored procedured which needs to be executed when the user clicks on a button on the sharepoint page. The Click event is firing as expected but I get an error ...
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SPWeb permissions inside RunWithElevatedPrivileges

Please consider following scenario: public override void ItemUpdated(SPItemEventProperties properties) { SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { SPWeb web1 = properties.Web; ...
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Access Denied reading list with RunWithElevatedPrivileges

I am trying to read a list with a user without read permissions. I am using runWithElevatedPriviliges and I get this error: Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or ...
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Write-Output Powershell fails within RunWithElevatedPrivileges Block

This is possibly a heads-up as much as anything. I have found that if I write a Powershell with write-output statements, they do not appear when using RunWithElevatedPrivileges i.e Write-Output ...
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Best practice to check out current page add webpart check out page under ElevatedPrivileges?

I have craeted a delegate control. Inside this delegate control I add a custom webpart to the welcome page. After this I deactivate the delegate feature. I am struggling now with the check out/in of ...
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SPUtility.ValidateFormDigest breaks ASP.Net server side validation

I have a Web Part which is using SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges, and thus needs to call SPUtility.ValidateFormDigest. However, this apparently causes it to ignore all ASP.Net validators server ...
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Getting Site Collection admin email address if ReadOnly enabled

I have a site collection which is in read only state. I need to get Site Collection administrator's email address. I've tried to use elevated privileges, but still get "Attempted to perform an ...