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What is the effect of granting users "Restricted Interfaces for Translation" permsion on a site

I use that 'restricted interfaces for translation' when I have people who have contribute rights to a list in a site, but don't have any rights to the site itself. In 2010, giving a person contribute ...
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Group members must request access to access Group Files?

I guess you found "Something went wrong..." in creating the group. The whole point of Office 365 groups is that adding users to the group as members instantly give the access to the sites resources, ...
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Are there any differences if i create a new Sharepoint User Group from the site collection level or from the sub site level

It doesn't matter where you create them, groups only exist in one place, the site collection root. Creating them anywhere makes them available everywhere in the collection.
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Search and offline availability through powershell for all sites

try the below code and tweak it as per your requirement. $site=Get-SPSite "http://servername:1111/" $web=$site.RootWeb; $web.AllowAutomaticASPXPageIndexing=$true $web.ASPXPageIndexMode=[Microsoft....
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Add a new custom actions group to Site Settings in O365

Try using this code for adding custom action to the site settings page. // Add site settings link UserCustomAction siteSettingLink = clientContext.Web.UserCustomActions.Add(); siteSettingLink.Group = ...
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Strange encoding when my site column name start with a number

When you create a column name beginning with numbers in UI , SharePoint converts it internally as below: _x0032_ + Rest of the field name beginning with second digit. To answer your questions 1) ...
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Team site name change

Go to "Site Configuration" and then "Title, Description, and Logo" You can use this URL https://yoursharepointserver/yoursite/_layouts/15/prjsetng.aspx More info in this link Change the logo, title,...
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Manage Site Content and Structure in SharePoint Online missing

Starting from Sept 2018, this feature has been deprecated in SPO and replaced with new File move and copy functionality in the modern views Reference - SharePoint Site Content and Structure (In ...
Gautam Sheth's user avatar
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Team site name change

You can change the title of the site collections by going to site settings > Under Look and Feel click on Title, description, and logo. here you can update the Title of your Site collection. You ...
Waqas Sarwar MVP's user avatar
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Expand/Collapse Navigation content in Sharepoint 2013

The whole set of codes is as follows- <script> $(document).ready(function () { SetAccordionQuicklaunch(); }); function SetAccordionQuicklaunch() { var caretMarkup = "<a href='#' ...
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Why can't I define 2 site columns to have the same Display names but have different Internal names

Because you have to use unique DisplayNames for Calculated Column Formulas (and internal Computed Columns you don't see those in the UI) So there is a check for Duplicate names in a lot of (UI) code ...
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User can access site without permissions

If you stop inheriting permissions, the users with access remain to have access. You need to remove the users that are copied over from the parent. Next to that option, some users have persmissions ...
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Term Store Available from Central Administration But not from Site Collection

I received this error after running a patch (Dec 2016) on SharePoint. The thing that worked for me is running this in Powershell: Initialize-SPResourceSecurity (don't forget to run this first: Add-...
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what are the main differences between creating a Navigation Heading and creating a Navigation link inside my Quick launch links

Unfortunately you are overcomplicating the issue here. Headings are just links that allow other links to be under them, they are also bolder and a bigger font. Links are just plain links of a smaller ...
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People and Group in Subsite settings

Back in SharePoint 2003, we had groups at both site collection (root) level and sub-site level. From 2007, this does not exist anymore (unless with a deprecated API). All groups are now site ...
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How to activate site setting option in powershell?

Try this script $templateNamesToKeep = "STS#0","PROJECTSITE#0","BLOG#0" Start-SPAssignment -Global $web = Get-SPWeb <URL of site> # get the existing web templates from the site that ...
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Navigation settings in SP 2010/2013: how to recreate Global navigation and current navigation

How could they delete that from site settings in Navigation menu? I logged in as site collection administrator and I could not even see the delete option enabled. Have you checked the masterpage of ...
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Two Getting Started Options in Setting Menu - SharePoint Office 365?

Fixed, found the option in Site Settings > Site Features. Simply had to deactivate it.
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Why can't I define 2 site columns to have the same Display names but have different Internal names

Use below PowerShell script and try to search the name in "Title" (Display Name) field. If the name exists there, then you can't use that name. Add-PsSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell ## ...
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What is the effect of granting users "Restricted Interfaces for Translation" permsion on a site

There is lack of in-depth documentation about "Restricted Interfaces for Translation" permission. You need to give two kinds of permissions in order to access specific list with no access to your ...
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Why removing a Security Group from a site , will also remove it from the underlying list and list items which have unique permissions

That behavior is intended. With the final scenario you described (adding it back in to the list / item again), you should see at the sub-site level that the group also exist with the permission level "...
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Turned on publishing features, but can't save "Navigation" site settings?

Looks like a side effect of the scripting capabilities being turned off in your tenant. Whenever you create a new tenant, the custom scripting capabilities are turned off by default. Now, it appears ...
Gautam Sheth's user avatar
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Sharepoint 2013 How to hide Gear Button for non admins without change masterpage

Finally I get it!! Step 1: I have duplicated my masterpage in a custom masterpage. To do so : Gear button/site setting/Web Designer Galleries Part/Master Pages find the master page by default (mine ...
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Can we grant user Contribute permission on a folder, while prevent him from reading the site and other folders

If you give read rights on the library, I assumed that other folders in the same library had similar permissions given to separate user groups (and not having permissions inherited) making the users ...
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Error when trying to click 'Title, Description, and Logo' from the Site Settings (2013)

Actually, It's strange behavior specifically when editing lists Title, Description, and Logo settings, where you can have multiple lists with the same display name without any issue in SharePoint but ...
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Can't delete site collection after trying to deploy site via PnP Site Provisioning

If you wrongly deleted that root site, then it will be in the first level recycle bin so you can restore the site using SharePoint Online Management Shell using the following command Connect-...
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There's virtually no way a search engine can help me find similar links to "sitemanager.aspx" AFAIK

Well that was quick. Guess I wasn't trying hard enough/was impatient From 2013 https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/how24/2013/05/23/famous-sharepoint-urls-locations/ From 2016 https://www.concurrency....
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How can I enable the HTML Field Security link in Sharepoint online (O365)?

You can add a site to trusted sites list to embed the iframe from the site collection setting. Go to Site Collection > Site Settings > Site Collection Administration > HTML Field Security. Add your ...
Venkat Konjeti's user avatar
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Strange encoding when my site column name start with a number

I know this is an older issue but as of today Feb 2019 in SP online version, when I create a new SITE COLUMN like AG01 then it becomes _x0041_G01 Not sure why it converts the first character into a ...
YuM mo's user avatar
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Expand/Collapse Navigation content in Sharepoint 2013

Enable the Expand and Collapse(accordion) menu in the Current Navigation. <script> function expandedSelected() { var s = $(“div.noindex ms-core-listMenu-verticalBox>ul.root>li.static>...
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