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Questions tagged [permissions]

Assignment of security to content.

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PNP script for all users with Full Control within a Site collection's sub-sites

Via PNP/CMOS, we are looking to export all users that are of Full Control permission level in an on-premise site collection. This site collection could have 300+ sub-sites. We are trying to figure ...
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Edit User Permissions Disabled in Ribbon

In this particular site, I am unable to modify the Group permissions. As you can see, the buttons are disabled in the Ribbon. Why are these disabled if I have full control and am a Global admin? ...
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Access denied while changing ContentTypeId

I got an error when I have Contribute permission for site: Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource. my code is uploading the file and then trying ...
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Power BI - This content isn't available. Learn more about Power BI

I have replaced a colleague who has left the company 1 month before my arrival. Hence he could not give all permissions directly to me but the management and the support team has to deal with it. ...
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REST 500 error on list item

I have a REST request pointing to a list in which I am getting the items. I am using the the _spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl +'/_api/' then tagging the path on the end. This list is in the same ...
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Can a user with Contribute in a folder add a document when they have r/o for the library?

Imagine User X is in Permission Group A. A document library is created and Group A have read permission only on the library. A folder is created in the document library and shared with User X with ...
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O365 Gear Icon DropDown Menu Edit or How to get to Permission Faster

Our company just migrated to O365 and as I am trying to give people permissions and take away permissions, found out that our Gear Icon does not have 'Permission' option available. It is taking an ...
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SP2013 - Disable DDL choices based on permissions

Here's one I've been trying to figure out - I hope you can help: I'm trying to find a way to disable certain options that exist in a drop down list, based on the user's permission. For example, let'...
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How to change a Default Site Owner Group (not classic)

I don't know why, but the originator of one of our SharePoint sites set the owner group to our general pool group that has all employees. I want to set the access permission requests to be sent to ...
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SPHierarchyDataSourceControl doesn't show all hierarchy when user has permission only to Document Library

I am working with SP2013 using SPHierarchyDataSourceControl to show the user a tree with all sites, document Libraries and folders in SiteCollection. I found a bug now: When User has permissions ...
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Read / View permission not working

I have a announcement list where I give all users read permission. Everything was working fine and now everyone are facing issue in opening announcement item. It says 'This site has not been shared ...
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SPO User is able to access the site even after the site access is revoked completely

I have a sub-site called Operations from where I have revoked access for one of the users so ideally he should not be able to access the site at all. For some reason, after checking on the user's end, ...
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How to allow only the owner of a mysite?

Mysite sharepoint does a personal site for all user but in my sharepoint 2016, the users have access for another user with URL. http://domain/my/personal/user/_layouts/15/start.aspx#/Documents/Forms/...
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Exception calling “CreateDefaultAssociatedGroups” with 3 arguments: Access denied

Goal: Use PowerShell to create the default permissions groups (Owners, Visitors, Members) after site collection being created with PowerShell. I Logged into the Application server with a farm admin ...
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Data Classification

We create the Data Classifcation Policy , howevre the site owner are able to change it from the Site information tab . WHen owner click on SIte setting and site information , they will be able to ...
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I need to replace a Domain Group (Office 365 group) with another Domain Group (Office 365 group) on SharePoint Online

I have an Office 365 group added, for e.g. "ABC" which could be present at any of the below level. Permissions are broken at any level below Site Document Library Pages Page 1 Page 2 ...
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Remove User from SP Group without being a Full Control User Programmatically C#

I have a situation where I am creating a "Secondary Admin" role within a custom project I am building. I need the second admin to be able to remove a user from a group without giving the permissions ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Sharing Documents in a library to different people

I have a page that shows a library. The library has folders with documents in them. I want to give access to the folders in the library to different people and have the people see only the folders I ...
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Login issues with the search service application, the crawler and the database

the search service of the the farm is not responding properly. In particular the crawler component is having troubles. When I search for something I get this: I am constantly seeing the following ...
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How do I access Advanced permissions menu for folders in SharePoint Online when link is missing

I need to grant unique permissions for a folder from SharePoint Online. About one week ago, I was able to access the Advanced permissions by Selecting the folder Clicking i to open details pane ...
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External user unable to access site

I have a SharePoint Online site that I am sharing with people from another company with an O365 Enterprise subscription. I have added several people to the standard Members group on the site. About 25 ...
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Setting default associated group via PowerShell not working

In SPO we have a couple of sites that lack a default group for the "Allow members to share this site and individual files and folders". I'm trying to set a SharePoint security group named "OOTB ...
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Block sharing for a single document library

In most cases, the ability to share documents is great, but in some cases, we'll need to prevent the users from sharing documents as it is messing up the permissions on that library. I am aware of ...
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Different views on a library

I have two questions regarding views of a doc library. How can I restrict one of the views to be viewed by specific people? How can I disable the views from the ribbon?
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How To Prevent Site Collections Being Created By Anybody But Tenant Admins

We are seeing SharePoint Online site collections being created in our tenant by users who create Microsoft Teams areas/groups. Teams automatically creates a site collection. We want to apply ...
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How to move a document library with item level permissions from one site collection to other site collection?

I have a document library with item level permissions. how to export the complete document library with item level permissions from one site collection to another site collection?
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Cannot Remove Permissions on folder (SPO)

I have written a script to create folders in SPO, this script creates a group, then a folder and assigns the group permission to the folder. The only issue is that the folder is created by the user ...
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Gain back edit permissions as admin - MS Sharepoint

I have been granted admin rights to a sharepoint folder, so I can edit the permissions to read only. Now I set the permissions for every group for this file as read only, including myself apparently, ...
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How to filter out list items from search by members + owners

I have a search that display list items from multiple subsites. I want these list items to be filteret out by users permissions --> if they are a member or owner of that particular subsite, then they ...
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Use a workflow to set permissions

Is it possible to create a reusable workflow that sets permissions? I want to create a workflow that can be used when i create a site using a certain template. The template doesnt save unique ...
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Unique permissions for site pages + document library in SharePoint Online

My organization has set up an intranet SharePoint with different departments contributing to the site. As administrator, I'd like to assign unique permissions to site pages and document libraries. ...
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Can we restrict Restoring deleted files from Recycle bin to the user who deleted the file

I have a classic team site inside our SharePoint online tenant. and we have 2 users (UserA & UserB) with contribute permission. now when userA delete a file, and the file got moved to the recycle ...
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Hide folder in Document Library from everyone including site admin except for specific users

I have created a subsite for our finance people and company executives on SharePoint under office 365. For a specific folder, I removed inheritance and specifically granted permissions to just the ...
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Access denied when user has read-only access

Strange issue I have here. Our users get access denied message to a site collection (top site, nothing above) when I grant them read-only access. I add them to the visitors group that has read ...
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SharePoint custom permissions Check in/Check out issue

I have a SharePoint 2013 site, which has no versioning set on the specific document library. I have a custom permission level, which does not allow users to ‘Delete items’. This works great until you ...
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How To Quickly Remove Access To A SharePoint Online Site

Sometimes we have a requirement to stop users from accessing a SharePoint Online site. For example, if there's an issue with data and we want a stable/non-changing site to work with we would like to ...
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How to make SharePoint Extension available for external users?

I need my SharePoint extension (.sppkg) that runs in New Experience mode to be available for external SharePoint users. Is it possible to achieve?
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SharePoint Permissions - Access for everyone?

We are currently migrating our intranet to a SharePoint based intranet. What we would like to do is add a URL into the older intranet linking to the new SharePoint so users across multiple departments ...
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How to get all Folders tree of a specific user with all the folders( or files ) permissions?

I am new to the SharePoint development. I want to write a C# code that will scan the sharepoint site and return the tree structure of all folders for specific user. It should also show the ...
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Are there any risks if we enable our workflow 2013 to run on elevated privileges (to use app permissions)

I am working on a SharePoint online site collection. We have a list which can only be viewed by certain users. But inside our workflow we want to be able to add items in this list and to be able to do ...
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How can I add a User (Or Group) to a SharePoint-Group (just view) with different Names?

my english is not the best. But I hope you can understand me clearly. To my question: We have one SharePoint with many different SiteCollections with different users and permissions. Last week was ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - News Feed - Users can't contribute

I have a news feed webpart which I have added to a page of the root site collection. I am able to post feeds and view them but all other users cannot. I have changed the permissions for this page to ...
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Show folders in document library after a file inside is shared

I have a document library with some folders which has unique permissions via AD groups for different departments. What have I done: I broke inheritance for each department folder and set access via ...
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Missing Documents

There is a document titled, we'll say its titled myDocument.pdf located at the following url: http://<rootCollection>/sites/<siteCollection>/<subSite>/<library>/myDocument.pdf....
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Permission level to edit My Regional Setting

I want to set a permission level for a group of users only to be able to change the My Regional Setting. I have made a custom permission level with the "Edit Personal User Information" check on. They ...
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Not all users can add Add-in to site

I have a SP 2013 Add-in that all users must be able to add to sites. The app have the scope User Profiles set to read. But the problem is that users that doesn't have the permission full controll cant ...
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Request access to teamsite puts user in the wrong permission group

When a user request access to our team site and I approve his/her request then the user is added to the team site members and should be added to the team site visitors instead. Is this a common ...
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Set the permissions on the teamsite as simple as possible

I have 4 pages on the top link bar. On every page are multiple lists. I would like to setup my teamsite that everyone can view (permission: READ) the pages and see the content of all the lists on the ...
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edit list without permission in C#

i need help wit this I want user to edit list items (insert) without having a permission of edit for that list in c# how can i do that?
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Limited Access - 'Given directly' missing for a user. User not able to view Site pages properly

We are facing a strange issue with one of our Intranet users. He is not able to view pages as expected. On analyzing his permissions noticed that specifically for this user 'Limited Access' 'Given ...