Questions tagged [anonymous-access]

A means of allowing access to Internet-available services without requiring authentication of users. Use this tag if your question centers around enabling anonymous access, or seems pertinent to the cause of your issue/question.

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Can i create a SharePoint online site which is accessible to any user (anonymous user)

Can i create a SharePoint online site which is accessible to any user (anonymous user)? is other word to create a public facing site-like using SharePoint online? Thanks
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giving a sharepoint online communication site anonymous access

I'm creating a sharepoint online site destined to be for outside customers. I would like it to be a site with anonymous access. Can't find anything to do that. How can I do that?
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Discussion Board

Good Afternoon, I have a discussion board that I would like to remove the latest reply from being seen. Can someone assist. I have tried multiple views but no getting the option. I have already ...
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Can we share a site with public users using a link

In SharePoint online we can share a file or folder using anonymous links, so users without login can view the file or folder, but can we do the same for a whole site or a whole library? so the site or ...
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Share a file with external users using anonymousAccess by using REST API

After doing some research, I reached out the i can do the following POST request which will allow me to share a file with external users using anonymousAccess using SharePoint REST API:- Method:- POST ...
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Sharing with Anyone link is disabled for folders?

In my SharePoint online, external sharing is enabled and I am able to share files externally but in the same site and documents library when I am trying to share folder, the anyone with link sharing ...
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Setup a virtual directory with ASP.NET application under existing SharePoint IIS entry

I come into a difficult situation. We have a SharePoint 2016 on-premise farm with URL https://sharepoint.com Due to restriction on our network, we have to setup an ASP.NET application under it with ...
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Anonymous access for SharePoint Views with Paging and Sorting

I have a SharePoint Publishing site with document library views added , when the anonymous users are trying to do sorting or to move to next page using paging they are prompted for credentials. Is ...
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SharePoint 2019 (on-premises) Modern Search does not show results to anonymous users

I have SharePoint server 2019 (on-premises) Communication site (Modern UI). I have set it up for anonymous access. Anonymous users can view all pages of the site without any issues except for search ...
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Search result not showing in SP 2019 on-premise modern site to anonymous user

The search result does not show when an anonymous user searches in SP 2019 on-premises modern site. Site is fully anonymous access enabled. I have done this literally 100s of times for classic. And it ...
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SharePoint 2016 Publishing Site with anonymous access asking for Credentials

I have a SharePoint publishing site with anonymous access with domain eg xxx.xxxxxxxx.com. Whenever I request the following URL it is asking me for credentials. https://xxx.xxxxxxxx.com/EN/Pages The ...
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How to use CSOM, SOAP or Rest API to detect anonymous views of list items for a List?

Let's say I have a SharePoint site with anonymous view enabled for the entire website But I have a List that breaks role inheritance. How do I use CSOM, Rest API or SOAP API to detect if a List has ...
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Options for migrating anonymous InfoPath 2010 form to SP 2016? Nintex? Aspx? JavaScript page?

I've been thrust into an architect role on SharePoint and have zero knowledge on how to best do this migration. We have old SP 2010 InfoPath forms that need to be rebuilt (since InfoPath is no longer ...
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Sharepoint REST API - SP.Web.CreateAnonymousLink - Unable to CREATE Links

In short - the issue appears to be that I can access a folder or file's anonymous link - but only after it's been created. When I say created - I mean clicking the 'copy link' button as show in the ...
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"Specific People" showing up as guest user on SharePoint

When I use my OneDrive and invite specific people, their email addresses show up in the comments, while in SharePoint it says "guest user" as it does with the anonymous link. Does anyone ...
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Anonymous users getting login prompt when they filter SharePoint list

Anonymous user are able to view page(sitepage/main.aspx) in sharepoint 2013 on-premise. (main.aspx contains HTML file, JS file, script editor, list web part called "mydata" with view "...
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Anonymous access on SharePoint 2016 site collection not working

I have set up anonymous on the web application level. I have created a new site collection called "X" and enabled anonymous access to the entire site level. But when I am trying to access the site it ...
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Online - User able to upload file with anonymous share link

I'm facing this issue on my SharePoint Online. I've shared a folder with an anonymous link where I disabled edit. In this scenario I don't want to let anonymous users to upload files or create ...
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Is there a way to make public facing SPO Communication site?

I know that SPO Public sites are not supported anymore. But I need to find a way to make a SharePoint Online Communication site public i.e I want to enable anonymous access to the site without having ...
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Anonymous Sharing links: Possible to tell which IP addresses were used for access?

Is there a way to get IP addresses of devices that are accessing SharePoint documents from One Drive for Business and SharePoint that were shared via anonymous links? I'm guessing, we can get this ...
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Anonymous access icon not visible sharepoint 2010

I have a SharePoint 2010 site that I am trying to enable Anonymous Access on. However, the Anonymous Access icon in the Users and Permissions ribbon is missing so I am unable to complete the steps as ...
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CSOM Check Anonymous Access

I'm trying to write some C# CSOM code that creates a report of what websites can be accessed anonymously. In PowerShell, I would get this info with something like $webUrl | Get-SPWeb | % { $_....
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Anonymous access for Custom List

I have a Custom List which is named as "Enquiry". I required to set the List to anonymous access for my SharePoint Online 2013 Public facing site. Can any one help me to achieve this?
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