Security trimming is a process which "prevents users from seeing information that they do not have access to in the system." (-Microsoft)

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SharePoint 2010 Permissions Corruption After Server Updates

Last night our IT team pushed a bunch of patches that seemed harmless, but this morning we're having severe permissions issues. They didn't do a backup before pushing the patches, so I'm stuck putting ...
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Why is Sharepoint Search 2013 Security Trimming not working?

We have two fileshares (homedrive and a group drive) on a Microsoft Distributed File System based on Windows Server 2012R2 which are crawled with two content sources (with the default crawl account ...
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I want to have one group manage membership of another group in sharepoint 2010

I want to have group A manage membership in both group A and group B. How do I set that up? I have group A managing its own membership, but I can't figure out how to have group B's membership managed ...
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is it possible to implement crawl time security with sharepoint groups in a .net bdc model

We have a sharepoint 2013 site, which we crawl external source with a custom .net bdc model so that authenticated users can access by search. Users authenticate via FBA. Crawled external source has ...
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Differences between Item Level Permissions and Item Level Security?

The term Permissions is used in multiple places, with different meanings Item Level Permissions: Set in: List Settings -> Advanced settings: (note: you CAN set this for Libraries, not through the ...
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Hide the gear icon (Site Actions) for all users except Admin

How to hide the gear icon (Site Actions) for all the users except the Admin group?
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Architecture of SharePoint 2013 search security trimming

We are looking to partially replace SharePoint search with Elastic search, and one question that comes up is security trimming. I am trying to figure out how SharePoint does it and on the high level ...
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Best way for regular users to manage page permissions in SP2013 for news pages?

In my sp2013 environment, we have news pages, that appear to people. But we want them security trimmed. At times we want only certain people to be able to see certain news. Ideally if we can just ...
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Can the site owner browse the site in Viewer's view?

We are using SP2013 on-premise. On a site collection we have some both public content and sensitive content. Viewers do not have permission on sensitive contents. The site owner (who have full ...
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Document Library Sub Folder Access

I have a question related to folder access in a document library in SP 2013. I have a Document Library with a folder structure as follows: Document Library -Folder A -File 1 -File 2 -Folder ...
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Compliance center

When searching in compliance center - is it possible for peopl who have access to this, ie. Global admins - to search and read other users emails? Or are they only able to search within documents on ...
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How to do security trimming in sharepoint 2013 rest api?

In my sp 2013, I am trying to do a rest api and get security trimmed results, when I try my url _spPageContextInfo.siteAbsoluteUrl + ...
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What do “PermissionContext” do in SPSecurityTrimmedControl?

I am trying to understand SPSecurityTrimmedControl. I want to make use of it in Master page to hide Site action (the gear icon) from all readonly users. I found there is a parameter ...
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Security Trimming, Shared Folders, Limited Access and Possible Workarounds

I'd like to have both security trimming and shared folders within my site collection. This is seemingly impossible, as to allow shared folders you need to turn off Limited Access Lock Down. I was ...
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Avoid deleted site content to appearing in search results

A while ago I came across that some confidential material appeared on my search results. The material was located on a site which was already deleted a long ago (yet still the search result showed its ...
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Limit of unique permissions per site collection

How many items/documents/folders with unique permissions can you have per site collection? I am aware of the boundaries of 5,000 scopes per list/library and 5,000 members per scope. I assume it is ...
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Performing a search that is not security trimmed

I'm trying to documents of a certain content type that has a certain tagging (the documents are spread over several site collection). To get some performance I'm trying to do it with a KeywordQuery. ...
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View Based Alerts not being received

In our environment we have SharePoint 2013 using FBA Pack for user authentication. Using standard SP functionality users are able to subscribe to alerts on lists or views within lists. The users ...
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SharePoint Security Trimmer for BDC Search

I have a SharePoint 2013 site that includes a custom Application Page for viewing project information from a SQL Server database. I'm tasked with making the project information available through ...
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How to hide or remove items in File menu in Office Web Apps

Is there a way I can remove or hide the options in Office Web Apps for Save As, Print and Share? I've read something saying it might be possible with Active Directory Rights Management Services, but ...
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extending the security trimmed control for groups

I want to show a button just for a sharepoint group. Is it possible from the master page or with javascript? I mean without extending the sp security trimmed control?
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SharePoint setup where admin has no access to data

We have a customer who want's to store sensitive data on SharePoint which should only be accessed from a few members of the company. This would be no problem with SharePoint group policies, but we ...
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Is there any way to show Post Security Timming results without having display “gaps”?

We have implemented post security trimming on a SharePoint 2013 search site and it works fine, except for the very odd display - if I do a Search without trimming on, it will show 10 results per page ...
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Client side security trim DOM node

I know that you can apply security trimming to .aspx pages via the <SharePoint:SecurityTrimmedControl> control, but is there an equivalent way of security trimming dynamically generated DOM ...
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Crawling external database with security trimming

We have a legacy records management system that we want to index in SharePoint 2013. We just want to index it and leave the documents where they are. The records management system of course has a ACL ...
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Users with read only permissions can't see custom Master Page and Managed Metadata Navigation SharePoint 2013

Managed Metadata Navigation not working for Users with read permission in SharePoint 2013 if I give target url as /Forms/AllItems.aspx or blog/default.aspx, the term itself is not visible in the ...
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Managed Metadata Navigation Security Trimming Conundrum

My organization recently upgraded to SharePoint 2013. I was excited at the prospect of using managed navigation to display multiple site levels using flyout panels. After configuring my term set ...
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Security trimmed content based on group membership (target audience)

I realize that content editor web parts can utilize audience targeting in the full version of SharePoint. I'd like to go one step further and actually target content within my CEWP to specific groups. ...
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SharePoint 2013 search results security trimming

I have a .NET Web Application that acts as a front-end site for users, and this application leverages a separate SharePoint 2013 Application to serve data to the users. One of the tasks was to ...
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Is it possible to apply device dependent security trimming?

With SP2013, is it possible to apply additional restrictions to what can be viewed by a user using a mobile device (specifically Windows Phone) as opposed to a desktop or laptop? We can assume that ...
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Security trimmed results for custom query on property

The sites in my site collection are using a custom property to determine what "type" of site they are. E.g. web.Properties["SiteCategory"] = "SomeCategory1"; I'm planning on creating a web part to ...
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SharePoint Search BDC / BCS Model with Item Level Security Using SharePoint Groups

I have a BDC / BCS model that I use for indexing content with SharePoint Search. In the model, I assign item-level security using the method described on this MSDN article. This method gets the ...
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Security Trimmed Control Show Only to Authenticated Users

I have a public facing website and on the homepage there are few contents that I want to show only to Authenticated Users.. Anonymous users should not be able to see it, what Permissions String should ...
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SharePoint security trimming control on masterpage doesnot hide the div completely for subsites if MDS is turned ON

We are using SharePoint security trimmed control. This control surrounds the '<div id="s4-ribbonrow">' Only users with 'edit items' permissions are able to see the ribbon. However, suppose a ...
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Issues with SharePoint Security Trimmer control

I notice that using the security trimming control (say for RibbonBox) only hides the content, I want something like display:none, can we achieve this?: CASE 1: ...
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What is the way to use security trimming in masterpage deployed via VS in 2013?

This article mentions how we can modify the masterpage html file in SP2013. However, we are deploying a '.master' file and setting the masterpage via VS package. What is the way that we can perform ...
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Security trim list-items based on a session variable

I have created a session variable. And have created a site column that sets a flag that corresponds to that session variable. I would like to hide/show list items across any list utilizing this site ...
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Can I use a Search Security Trimmer Pre to deny access?

In SharePoint 2013: Imagine I have around 10 sites containing a document library and have created say 8 Active Directory security groups. Visitor/read access for each site has been granted to one or ...
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Hide and disallow access to ribbon except for users in SP Administrators Group

I have a SharePoint 2010 site using a custom themed master page. It does not show the standard SharePoint ribbon. However, users are able to append showRibbon=true to their URL to see the ribbon. I ...
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Is it possible to leverage the security trimming feature so that users cannot see content posted before a certain date?

I need to create discussion site for a company that disallows the users from seeing any content that was posted before their hire date. I can bring in the hire date through the AD as part of the user ...
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How to cleanly remove a search security trimmer (ISecurityTrimmer2)

I created a very simple implementation of ISecurityTrimmer2 in SharePoint 2010. Registered it, and everything worked as expected. I removed it using the following PowerShell: $searchApp = ...
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Security Trimming for Wiki

I am building a help wiki for my WSS 3.0 site. Each wiki page will explain a different feature about the site. It is written for the average user, with screenshots, etc. In addition, I want a matching ...
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Read vs Restricted Read and View

I have number of subsites where I give " read only " access to all users problem is if I just check "Read only" permission list (Marketing Visitors) users in that group get accessed denied, but if ...
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How does one render a security trimmed link in a display template? [solved]

In the old ListView/DataForm XSL based webpart you could throw down some XSLT that would render out a link if the viewing user had sufficient privileges like so: <xsl:choose> <xsl:when ...
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sharepoint hosted app pages authorization

I have multiple pages in a SharePoint 2013 hosted app. I need to restrict access to some of the pages to certain group. what is the best practice to do this?
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Show link only to specific group

I have a page in which several sharepoint groups have access to. Picture a department page in sharepoint. On this page we have several webparts that we would like everyone to see. My question is, how ...
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List view permissions

We have a PDF file in a SharePoint 2010 Documents library and have created a simple view that shows that one file. We'd like to limit who sees it based on an AD group. From everything on the web, it ...
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Restrict access to a hive page

The purpose is to block the Incoming e-mail settings internal page (/_layouts/EmailSettings.aspx) to non-admin users or, simply, to all with an exception account. Via authorization element in web ...
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Refinement panel and paging web part stopped working after core search result WP modification

I have tried following example for my requirement: Disable search security trimmer? Search result web part is working fine but the Refinement panel and paging web part stopped working. Any way to ...
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Top navigation bar links

Is there a way of making the links in the top navigation bar in SharePoint 2010 visible to only selected users/groups? I am running the Foundation version so I am limited with options. The SharePoint ...