i have Sharepoint 2013 site with anonymous access enabled. I have custom list with versioning enabled.

Can anyone tell me best way to enable "Version History" access (view permissions) for anonymous users.

  • You want that anonymous users should be able to view versIon history?
    – Taran Goel
    Commented Jan 3, 2016 at 7:39
  • What access level do anonymous users have?
    – Taran Goel
    Commented Jan 3, 2016 at 7:40
  • Yes, I want to anonymous users should be able to view version history. Anonymous users have access level "Entire web site" Commented Jan 3, 2016 at 16:07

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If the permission of the anonymous access is “Entire web site”, the anonymous user can view version history and restore the previous version.

  • Im not sure. Login is required anytime when I try it as anonymous. Commented Jan 5, 2016 at 9:24
  • you could enable anonymous access in IE.
    – Amy_MSFT
    Commented Jan 8, 2016 at 7:25
  • Can you describe little more, how can i do it? Thanks a lot. Commented Jan 8, 2016 at 19:28
  • you could open IE->internet options->security option->custom level->in the settings, find "user authentication"->select anonymous logon.
    – Amy_MSFT
    Commented Jan 12, 2016 at 5:48
  • Not working. You can try it :) eudeska.justice.cz/Lists/EUD/AllItems.aspx Commented Jan 15, 2016 at 17:08

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