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Access (control) is the selective restriction of access to a resource. The act of accessing may mean consuming, entering, or using. Permission to access a resource is called authorization.

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Creating custom user profile section programmatically

Here when I am creating a new custom section it is showing an error as Adding a property definition requires Manage User Profiles rights in the code CoreProperty cp = cpm.Create(true); How can I ...
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Disable sharepoint mobile APP

So i know i can disable mobile access from the browser - that's easy. Problem is I do not want users to access sharepoint from the new Sharepoint mobile app they can download. Is there any way to ...
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Test if user has access to a web

We are trying to create a function to see if the logged in user has access to a web (subsite), and have come up with the following code; CheckPermissionOnWeb(); function CheckPermissionOnWeb() { ...
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Enable Anonymous Access to Subfolder Containing Handlers

I have a folder in an application that I would like available to the public. For example: /_layouts/Handlers/Public/MyHandler.ashx I found this question that says I should enable anonymous access ...
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How to Query a SharePoint list in Office 365

I am moving the company SharePoint site from SP 2010 on premises to online 365. I have a website for the vocations office here in our diocese which has a calendar. To update the calendar I enter the ...
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SPO External Sharing - authenticated users

We are sharing a SPO site collection to an external user domain. When we add the external users to a SharePoint groups, an invitation has been sent to the user using which the user can login to SPO ...
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Error when trying to update SharePoint with Access update query

I manage a SharePoint site, and I use Access queries to update it. I have a basic update query which keeps failing with the error message: "There were errors executing the bulk query or sending ...
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SharePoint 2013 Issue sharing 'Folder' within Document Libraries

I'm hoping there are others who have experienced an issue with Sharing folders on SharePoint 2013? Using the Share functionality within a document library, I am able to invite users (to edit or read) ...
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File Linking: Excel to Access to Excel

My organization is small and uses SharePoint to store our shared files enabling us to access shared files from each of our desktops. However, when we link files while they are on our desktop they ...
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SharePoint Online : Using REST API for getting list items return null

I am trying to create a Sharepoint hosted add-ins to get data list items. My code are below var hostweburl; var appweburl; //The SharePoint site where the App is installed hostweburl = ...
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Sharepoint 2013 version history for anonymous users

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 ...
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Workflow Task - Access Denied to User

Using SharePoint Designer I created an OOTB approval workflow using Start Approval Process action. When the user to whom the task has been assigned tries to approve/reject they get access denied. ...
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Best way to create a Relational Database App in SharePoint 2010

I have a company using SharePoint 2010 wanting a SharePoint based database and UI with about 10 tables, all linked with foreign key relationships. My preference would be to simply write a normal ASP....
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Access Requests settings explanation

I have recently problems with Access Request Settings. The thing is that I do not understand the difference between first two options. I have tested it with two users: user A is a member of the web ...
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Access Denied Error with Provider Hosted App (MVC/CSOM)

I built a PHA using MVC a little while ago. I'm receiving "Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource." error when trying to update or even access simple ...
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Site/Page permissions based on FBA roles

I've setup FBA for SharePoint 2013. I need that only users that have a specific FBA role be able to access to a specific Page. I tried: - Adding a FBA role into a Site Group and give permissions to ...
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Updating a SharePoint list via an Access query and VBA code exhausts system resources

My apologies: I asked this on StackOverflow already but have received no responses. I am hoping that reposting on a site more oriented to SharePoint might lead to more insight. For reasons beyond my ...
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How to create forms and reports using Access database and view the form in sharepoint 2010?

I need to create forms and reports using access database in sharepoint 2010. Require the steps to proceed.I have created the access db first. then i created,desgined the form using access 2010.Now i ...
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Draft item security Any user who can read items but not anonymous

I have a list which has the following settings: Content Approval: Enabled Versioning: Enabled (Major and Minor) Draft Item Security: Any user who can read items This list resides in an anonymous ...
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How to find data source for a SharePoint 2007 Access Web Datasheet

I inherited a SharePoint 2007 site. There is a Access Web datasheet that is retrieving data from some kind of data source. The user has informed me that it is no longer updating. For further ...
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SharePoint is stripping my url (removes the domainname) in a hyperlink inside the description of a task

I have a sharepoint 2010 portal and have builded a custom workflow in VS2010. In this custom workflow I create a task and sete the title, description and assign it to a user. When this workflow is ...
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SharePoint Access Request Approval Auto-Email

Is it possible to set up an automated email flow based on approving access to the site. For example: If someone requests access, when I click approve, it will generate a flow to send a custom email ...
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SharePoint Site Access denied for second trusted domain users

I have a SharePoint farm on premise (SP 2013) which is under 'domain 1', I have a second domain in which I have a trusted relationship. In my SP farm I have 13 sites which all together form my ...
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Best practice to bulk upload records to an existing list

I need to do a bulk upload over 10k records to an existing SharePoint list. I am using MS access and it is very slow and keep crashing. Is any better way of doing it? Thanks
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Unable to connect SharePoint 2010 Central Admin. HTTP 403 Forbidden

Recently when I am trying to go Central Admin SP2010 I received an error in IE. HTTP 403 Forbidden while login using Farm Account. There are no DB permission change that i am aware off. I could not ...
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Access for external employees suddenly no longer possible

external is added to list and does not appear in this list. the external had already accessed and was able to edit the documents, etc., this access was suddenly no longer possible for no apparent ...
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How to update email for User access requests?

I am a new owner of a SharePoint site, and am trying to set it up so that I receive an email whenever a user requests access. I have gone into Site Settings -> Site Permissions -> Access Request ...
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User can access Sharepoint Online on desktop in office, but not on laptop via wi-fi or on -phone

I have a user who can access all areas of SharePoint he has access to using the desktop in the office. However, when trying to access SharePoint on his iphone or on his laptop via wifi he gets the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Permissions - A.D and SharePoint 2013 on premis

I wonder if anyone could advise on this. I have a user that cant use all the functions within a document library, edit delete etc. To me this points to permissions. I have checked the site ...
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Permissions for a Sharepoint PWA collection site for Resources

I have an office 365 SharePoint site collection for PWA (Project Web app) and when I add team members as resources they cannot click on the "update tasks" link as they get a permission denied ...
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Anonymous access gets authenticated

I have a strange problem with anonymous access in my site-collection in SharePoint 2013(in all sites collection were visual upgraded to 2013 or site-collections that were created in farm 2013 from the ...
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On sharepoint : How to send data from a infopath to an access database

Good Morning, I'm new with Sharepoint, i started to use it 1 week ago. I uploaded on sharepoint an infopath's form and an access Database, those two ones are uploaded on the same to the sharepoint ...
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How can I export a Access table to share point and have it appear under “documents” instead of “site contents”

Every time I export and link a table to Sharepoint, it appears under my site contents even though I specify the link in my documents.
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TypeError: g_accReqCSRBridgeSPSecToGrps is undefined

we have a lot of site collection here. The things is depending of the site, when the manager wants to answer an Access Request, they get this error message. Weird stuff, the message is not the same ...
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Can I alter the display message on the Access Request/Denied page?

I have inherited a SharePoint site that contains data used by specific employee groups across 2,000+ locations. We have automated access to these people, but if they try to access the site via link ...
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SharePoint PWA 2013 - Visitor Access Issue

so I am working with SharePoint 2013 Project Web App security and it's giving unexpected access issues. So in PWA security Manage Group settings, I added a new user to the Portfolio Viewers group, ...
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Add a user with full control rights on multiple site collections from one import csv

I have aa Excel sheet which have multiple site collection sites (around 600) of same web application. I want to add a user with full control rights on all the site collections from Excel sheet. My ...
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How to have a data validation in access?

I have an Access App linked to SharePoint, there are few columns of data, there is a particular dropdown list created by lookup manually inserted values. What I want is, the dropdown list when ...
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Few users cant see the Top navigation bar in SPS2013

Even though the user has the permission to access the site and they can view other content on the SPS 2013 homepage. Not sure why few users cant see the TOP navigation bar. I have logging with my ...
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SharePoint Access Requests List Change Default Permission

We are using SharePoint 2013, we have a library with contribute permission on it and when we try to share a document the default requested permission level in Access Requests list is edit how to ...
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Access denied during TimerJob activation

I have a custom timer job that kicks off a workflow on a items in a Custom list. When trying to activate it I encounter this error: 09/08/2015 11:16:26.93 w3wp.exe (0x1B170) ...
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SharePoint Online - View Only access is able to view latest draft versions

I have the document library settings enabled for content approval. Require content approval for submitted items? Yes Create Major and minor versions. Who should see draft items in this document ...
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Access SharePoint 2013 site from other Network

I have a SharePoint 2013 site on my Windows Server 2012 that is connected to a Virtual Network(INTERNAL) and I want to access my SharePoint site on another Computer that is connected to another ...
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Allow access to enter data , but not full database access

Using Access 2013 or Sharepoint 2013 is it possible to give someone access to data entry forms that work with a back end database whether Access database or Sharepoint SQL. But from everything I've ...
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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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Get Logged user name

I am using MS Access 2013 Web app with SharePoint lists. I want to get user name of SharePoint logged user to retrieve the user's items in Access form. I tried select current_user(); but it is always ...
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Control Access Request Dialog

I want to write in the text area that there in the control of access request programmatically I take copy of the control from sharePoint and added it in application page but I cann't catch it with ...
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Multiple subsite lists but need them to be linked into Access in one master table

I have multiple subsites each containing some project template lists (e.g. risks, issues, tasks, etc.) I have a quite developed solution in Access with a few of the Sharepoint tables linked into it so ...
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Access table linked to SharePoint Library will not refresh

I have an Access table linked to SharePoint Library of InfoPath forms that will not refresh the Data in the data sheet view of Access. I have tried all of the options found in File-> Options-> ...
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Filtering Subform Based On Parent

I am working on a timesheet system, and I am trying to create an Access form to show in SharePoint. I have a parent form with a subform that is based on a crosstab query (projects along the side, ...