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Assignment of security to content.

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Managing my user permissions for my Publishing site  enterprise wiki

I have created 5 separate enterprise wiki sites, which can be accessed using the following URLs:- …Wiki/HrManuals ..Wiki/SalesManuals ..Wiki/TechnicalManuals ..Wiki/legalManuals Now I need to ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Being Removed Randomly and/or Automatically from the Admin Group

I've been experiencing one particular error with SharePoint 2013. Each time I attempt to publish a workflow from SharePoint Designer 2013 onto our site, I am removed from the Admin Permission Group. ...
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Create a contact list from a site permission group in SP13?

Just like many others here I have been designated our command (or company) SCA with little experience and have been charged with designing the website. Just as my title says, is there a way to create ...
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Disable field when current user isn't line manager

I've been searching for a couple of hours now and not found anything useful or that fully answers my query. I have a new approval process for holidays but I need some assistance locking down the ...
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Clicking on 'More' under 'People and groups' through Server Error

I have created a custom master page and set it as system master page.when clicking on 'More' under 'People and groups'. I have referred this link. all the tags are included in the custom master page. ...
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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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Read rights on list items

I have a problem on my Sharepoint 2013 site, users can't view items in list created by another user, unless they are in site collection admin group if they are in that group they can see all created ...
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How to get a users' permission in Client Context model C#

Any idea how to convert the following code part to Client Context Model SPRoleAssignment currentUserRole = web.RoleAssignments.GetAssignmentByPrincipal(user); //Go through all Role Definition ...
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SharePoint Add-In Without “Basic Information about the users of this site” Permission

I am developing a SharePoint Add-In to be published into the Office365, When I install the Add-In into my Office365 account, it shows that my Add-In is asking for the following permission: "Let it ...
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Sharepoint Online CSOM Powershell - Remove Permission level for a Group in a list

I have a list in which I want to remove "Contribute" Permission Level for a particular group "List Members Group". After removing this, I want to add "Read" Permission level. Basically, I want the ...
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Multi language sites

We are about to create a multi lingual portal for a customer that has offices in many countries. We will have site collections with different language packs. All our users will have access to the ...
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Install app for SharePoint using PowerShell - permissions on user profiles

I'm trying to install our app using the PowerShell and after running the application I get an error while accessing the user profile data. We are using the following permissions in our app: ...
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What is the negative side of 'Remove-SPUser' in SharePoint 2010?

I may have to cleanup the inactive users, so thought of using the 'Remove-SPUser' cmdlet as below. Remove-SPUser -Identity "demo.net\karthik" -Web http://demo.net/testA/testA1/testA1a -Confirm:$false ...
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Security Group membership not updating in SharePoint Online

We have recently setup SharePoint Online and it has all been going well until... A few new people have joined and they have been added to their teams AD Security Group. This security group is then ...
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GetUserEffectivePermissionInfo for the 2013 Rest API

Does anyone know if there is a client-side (preferably REST) equivalent to SPSecurableObject.GetUserEffectivePermissionInfo(username)??
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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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SPD 2013: Access Denied - failed to run workflow

The user initiating the workflow has 'contribute' permission for this list, however, she is also included in another group with 'read' permission. I thought the higher level permission would take ...
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User permissions inheritance problem

I have the following problem with Sharepoint 2013 on-premises: Given a site http://site/quality, and its subsite http://site/quality/dc. All user are organized in groups, let's take one group called ...
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Site User Web App not updating permission group

I am fairly new to sharepoint and having a real time with this. I have a collaboration site that features the Site User Web Part to show who is a member of the committee. It is populated using the ...
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HOW to set permission on multiple folders

I got a client that has a really dense folder structure and they want to apply permission to the different folders. I wanted to know if there a way to apply permission to multiple folders at a time ...
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SharePoint 2013 Manage Permissions of Users from trusted Identity Provider

In SharePoint 2013, what permissions does a user need to be able to read users from a Trusted Identity Provider? I have one configured and Site Collection admins have no trouble modifying permissions,...
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Enable “Community Site Feature” on a subsite site, will prevent users from accessing it unless they have contribute permision on the root site

I am working on an on-premises team site collections 2013. now the site collection have some sub-sites which have unique permissions. and for certain users they only have contribute permission on the ...
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How to read a person field and hence assign that user a permission role

I try this code but i dont know why its failing ListItem targetListItem = companylibrary.GetItemById(listItemId); clientContext.Load(targetListItem,x => x["Directors"]); ...
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SharePoint IRM permisison caching

Today I tried this case User 1 has Contribute permission, User 2 has Read permission User 1 upload document to IRM enabled Document Library User 2 download that document, open in Word and has View ...
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powershell script get permissions for the user in sharepoint online

in the below PowerShell script I want to get the permissions assigned to the users. $spgroup.roles is not displaying anything. Can any one help me on this, #Add - PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint....
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Sharepoint 2013 BreakInheritance Breaks List

I am developing a dynamic approval workflow for a list library. I use a combination of 2013 and 2010 workflows in a 2013 on-premise environment. The workflow has some requirements that I am trying to ...
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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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Document Library for PDF's for View/Print only

I've made a document library for some regulatory documents that we would like users to be able to view and print but not download. I'm aware that users can still use print screen or retype documents, ...
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Provide permission access to document set

I have a document set that I have broken permission with the parent document library and added a specific user to have contribute access. They have access to the files in the document set, but not to ...
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Create a “Shared With” column for CURRENT permissioned users?

I know this must have been asked before, but I can't find it anywhere on StackExchange. So the OOTB "Shared With" column shows a historical view of all users (current or past) who have ever had ...
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Which permissions are required to enable the low-trust authentication model on-premises?

Which permissions are required to configure the low-trust authentication model on-premises? I'll want to use low-trust add-ins on-prem. There are good resources available for doing this in PnP: ...
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could not access library via CSOM/REST API if end user only has permission on the library but not the web level

This is on SharePoint Online and here are the env setup: Site collection: https://xxx.sharepoint.com/sites/sitecollection1 - End user has Permission Subsite: https://xxx.sharepoint.com/sites/...
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Parent folder visibility with limited access permissions in sharepoint online

Inside a site collection, i have a subsite, and a document library within that. On the document library i have broken inheritance. In the library i have folders 1 or more deep. On a 2nd, 3rd or ...
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Get SharePoint group permissions level name based on group name Using SharePoint Rest API

I am trying to get SharePoint User group permissions (Ex: Read, Contribute) based on the group name using SharePoint Rest API. My goal is to get the permission level of the group and disable features ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Break inheritance subsite

i want to break the inheritance of a subsite. I know which button I have to press to solve this problem. But if I press this Button in the Ribbon UI in SharePoint, I cann not break the inheritance of ...
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Losing All Permissions upon editing List Item

I have access to SPD, and have SO permissions in the site collection. (no access to central admin) In a sub-site I have a list that tracks new-hires. I have workflows that run in the background. One ...
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Manage SharePoint Permissions with remote ASP.NET Application

We have the following requirements and I have my doubts if this is possible to implement. Application is a standalone ASP.NET application with its own SQL Data source Application should manage ...
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Hiding document sets based on field value

I have a large document set library (+ 4.000 folders). When a new document set is created the users define a department, which this document set belongs to (HR, IT etc.) The problem right now is that ...
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Setup item permissions using sharepoint workflow 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 workflow that was created for us by a third party. There is one copy of the workflow deployed on a test install of sharepoint and one in production. It is applied to a ...
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Get items permissions in OneDrive for Business using microsoft Graph API

I'm trying to get the permissions granted on items in personal OneDrive for Business drives using the Graph RESTful API. Querying the OneDrive for Business: GET: graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/drives//...
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Cannot create listitem REST API in SP 2013 with contributes rights

I have an issue with our Travel Tool based on SharePoint 2013. This tool consists of different Content Types - all in their specific lists (travel requests, train rides, flights, etc.). There are two ...
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Adding a SharePoint Group to a Document Library

I've been asked to create a document library and restrict it's use to a team of people. I've created the document library and also a SharePoint group with the team members. I'm able to add the group ...
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Access Denied on incoming email with claims based user accounts

I have a somewhat unusual set up - I am using Foundation 2013, and have integrated Windows Azure AD accounts for external users through a trusted identity provider. That part works fine, and I can ...
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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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MySite Newsfeed: Follow without Permission

Users can see Newsfeeds from pages they follow even without access permission to the page. When a user follows a page and afterwards his access permission is revoked he can still see all old and new ...
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Set permission on ListItem level. Issue with usernames with Norwegian letters

I have created an EventReceiver that is setting permissions on ListItem level. I am having some problems with users having norwegian letters (æøå) in their username. For other users it works. Under ...
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allow contributor users to add web parts to a page without granting them “Add and Customize Pages” permission

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, and when contributor users try to add web parts they will get the following error:- A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be ...
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Changing the Modified Date of a List Item using the SharePoint Client Object Model (C#) with Contribute Permission

I have a small snippet of code that I use to update the Modified Date of a list item and it works great for users with Full Control permissions. However, for users with just Contribute access to the ...
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Check highest priority permission to access folder or file

if any folder or file has more than one permission(e.g. read and full control) for any user or group to access it if i check that permission in code how to check highest priority if folder or file has ...
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What is the correct way to grant permissions needed for Visual Studio 2012/2013 to connect to SharePoint 2013?

I'm attempting to use the "Empty Project" template in Visual Studio 2012 or Visual Studio 2013 and I'm having trouble determining the least-privilege way to do so. When attempting to add an event ...