"User permissions" refers to the permissions defined by modules to allow users to perform specific actions defined in modules. It is different from "file permissions," which are the access permissions users have for files in a file system.

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Which permissions are responsible for managing fields?

On my Drupal 8 site I have some users and some of them should have an access to the settings of custom module. Which permissions should the user get to be able to manage fields, form display and ...
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Access Denied when I try to flush cache or change theme

This is a very odd issue. Logged in as admin. All permissions given to admin. But Access Denied page when I try to flush cache or change theme. I can flush the cache with drush. I tried switching ...
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How do I multisite with share user (and SSO), separate/dedicated users' role and content database on each site [on hold]

I like to make Drupal 8 in CentOS 7 with Apache 2.4, mySQL and PHP 5.6 environment with requirements: Multi-site within domain (site0.example.org, site1.example.org, etc.) Shared local user account ...
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Management of priorities with node_access

I do not understand how priorities are set for the node_grants... I have a module node_grants function that provides 4 grant ids for the user, but some nodes only have 2 gids... how do I know which ...
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How to use hook_node_grants with multiple values?

I am struggling to find relevant information on this subject... Here is my issue: on my site, people can join various groups. Within each group, members can create events, only visible to the other ...
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multisite with shared user, shared session,separate role

I'm trying to build Drupal multisite with separate DB but shared user, session and separate roles. I did this in settings.php: Master/default/parent site: $databases['default']['default'] = array ( ...
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What does “dynamic permissions” mean?

What does dynamic permission mean, in Drupal 8? When should I use this?
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Access by role based on term referenced in the node

I'd like to restrict access to content based on a term referenced in the node. For example, I have a content type 'submission' and I want users with the role 'curator' to be only able to view nodes ...
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Users Unable to Log on to Site Due to Infinite Loop (Edited)

When any users attempt to log on to site they are redirected to 'log on page' infinitely with no error message. Error log shows 1 error. The error persists as follows: '20-Apr-2016 21:52:37 UTC] ...
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How to call a certain function when access denied message is shown?

How call a certain function when access denied message is shown? Note: The access decision being made by drupal code for anonymous user.
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How to send a notification to admin on profile picture change?

I want the new uploaded pictures to be sent (notification) to me (admin) for review and approval just to be sure they are in line with the terms and conditions of the webpage. Naked or semi-naked ...
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User can't edit user profile picture

Drupal 7 Users can't edit their own profile pictures. The admin can edit them, but the regular user cannot edit his own. A user can see their own picture, but if they click the Edit tab it is not ...
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Features + user permissions: what are the pros and cons of all in one versus separate?

I need to carry out a review of our user roles and permissions. Currently some roles and permissions are already bundled into existing features (usually custom content types), but most are not. I ...
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Drupal 7: Menu item being accessed even with false access callback?

I have a menu item: $items['login-now'] = array ( 'title' => 'Log In', 'page callback' => 'some_or_other_method', 'access callback' => 'the_permissions_function', 'menu_name' ...
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Blocks only visible to Admin, despite clear permissions

This problem concerns two related content types: Vendors and Resources (which are products sold by the Vendors). I have set up a Views block, "Resources by vendor", to display on all Vendor pages. ...
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field_attach_update does not respect node edit permission

In Drupal 7, I have a particular node type for which users are allowed to edit their own nodes only. In some ajax callback function for a custom form, I give the users ability to modify a particular ...
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How to implement gamification in a Drupal site and award incentives?

How can a Drupal site be transformed in a gamification platform, which can be used to encourage actions on your site that you want users to perform within a specified time frame. Some examples of ...
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Does the $form['element']['#disabled'] = TRUE guarantee that the user cannot edit the field or is it just a UI setting

I have a form element like this: $form['title'] = array( '#type' => 'textfield', '#title' => t('Subject'), '#default_value' => $node->title, '#size' => 60, '#maxlength' ...
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Cache Actions Modules Options Not Available

I have the cache actions module enabled but do not have the list of options as stated in the module. Clearing Drupal cache bins Clearing CSS/JS cache Clearing The cache of specific views Clearing ...
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Role creation in drupal at multi level? [closed]

I want to create to some role as business manager,manager and last is handler. Business manager should have the role who can create manager user . Manager role should have the privilege who can create ...
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How to grant permissions for translating block content?

I used Block Image module to create some content; now I want to give the site's editor, permission to translate the blocks, but I can't seem to find how I can do that. There's no permission to let a ...
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How to give users with role Role2 the right to edit only user accounts with role Role1

I need to make a user edit users that have a specific role. In fact we have two user roles here. Role1 -> is able to edit a particular kind of node Role2 -> is only able to administer users with ...
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How to set permission to ALWAYS be full on for administrator?

I'm looking for a module that will give the administrator permission on ABSOLUTELY everything. Not only to retroactively give all permissions after having installed modules in the past. But also for ...
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Connect multiple AD's to one site

Is it possible to connect 2 AD's to drupal intranet to have single sign on (with the LDAP module)? thank you in advance
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Is there a way to restrict some pages like node/add, /user/login and more?

Can we restrict some page like node/add /user /user/register - as I dont have login/registration page at all /user/login node/200 or node/500 - so that may be of any content type and it should be ...
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User permission to edit only nodes with taxonomy term

I want to let my customers only edit nodes that have a specific taxonomy term. For example i have user TimCook from company Apple. He got the role "customer" and i want to give him the right to edit ...
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Site Access control through a particular user field in Drupal 7

I am trying to only grant user the access to the site if one of the user fields have a particular value. If not, the site should show an access denied. Is there an efficient way to achieve this? ...
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What can I check to find out why my Organic Group permissions and roles don't work?

When I add a user to the group and assign them an organic group role they are not working... I am trying to restrict what they can do on the group but they keep getting automatic elevated permissions ...
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Custom comment access

I need to prevent users from posting comments based on some conditions but I can't find any hooks I can implement. For nodes we have hook_node_access() but apparently there is no ...
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Full access to admin panel

So I have an access to the site as 'content' manager (at least it says content in the username field when im into dupal panel). And they asked me to change the menu a bit. But all I can do is making a ...
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Create node, register, then activate using email and then publish

I am not sure if this is a rhetorical question but I have not found an answer yet. I am trying to build a review system. I have a node - A and and using nodereference url widget I have node - B, ...
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Where does Drupal store its url/domain name?

I created a site using an IP address and imported a live site on another server, then I made the domain name live on the new server created with the IP address. Since then I get permissions error for ...
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Allow registered users and anonymous users to add node with Password - “Password node”

I've just installed version 7.x-1.x-dev of the protected node module on a drupal 7 site. As administrator, i can manage averything as desired. That mean can set password on node. But my problem is: i ...
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how to edit permissions on the values of multiple value fields?

I have searched the web for this one and it looks like no one has asked this or requested this yet: how to edit permissions on the values of multiple value fields? In other words, if an image field ...
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Allow users to access only terms that he created

Terms from user that created nodes are stored in vocabulary tags. When user creates new content i would like to allow him to only choose from list of terms he created instead of whole vocabulary. Is ...
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Comment permission settings

Please kindly help if you know a solution for this or a ready module you may be aware of: 1:I need to set a node a way that each user can only see their own comment and replies to that. 2:Also I need ...
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Allow user to block another user from accessing their nodes/content

I am trying to figure out the best way to allow User 1 to block User 2 from viewing/accessing any of User 1's content (nodes they have created, Profile2 page, etc). Ideally, User 1 will not show up in ...
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Permissions not working with Tabs menus?

I have Menus with Tab structure Working from my custom module. But When I built permissions for each Tab It does not work according to assigned user roles in permissions, also it just made those url's ...
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Is it possible to give users different roles/profiles on different part of the website?

For example, is it possible to give userA full read/write access on some part but read-only access on others? Most importantly, is this possible without too much hassle? I mean what I'm looking for ...
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How to display another message instead of 403 when trying to open a display of an unpublished product?

When somebody tries to open the product display page for the product which is unpublished, it results in the access denied 403 page being shown. I want to display a message ("This product is not ...
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Allow access for anonymous to custom user view mode

I made a custom view mode with display suite for the user entity. It is called "user_teaser" and shows some fields that may be visible for Anonomous user. Unfortunately currently anonymous users ...
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Enable user registration, but don't allow any of those users to login.

I want to use the user registration page to collect user data and use its email verification checking to filter out fake users. But the thing is I don't want these users to be able to login to the ...
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Why can my view not access the data of a new node when using Rules event After saving new content?

Using the Rules module and Drupal 7, I set up a rule "After saving new content of type X". This is what I want to happen when adding a new content of type "X": Based on its nid, call a view, ...
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User Roles keep getting reapplied

For whatever reason when I remove a role from a user's profile, at url site/user/user-id/edit it just comes back a few days later. I tried to check users_role table but I do not have that table. . We ...
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How do I enable and limit field permission to a specific user?

I have created a content type that contains 8 fields. Users can view the content as a table from search filter in views. The next step is that I would like to: Enable specific users of a ...
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Possible to share some but not all users?

I've shared my user table across three drupal installations successfully, but I want to know if there is a way to share some, but not all users? I would like the admins to be in a shared table, but ...
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Restrict a role to administer certain vocabularies and terms, and remove the access to creating vocabularies

As far as we all know Drupal (still in D8) has a lot of issues with permissions and taxonomies. So I give my user role the permission to Administer vocabularies and terms so he/she be able to access ...
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Limit reference field to nodes with referenced user

I have two content types, Restaurant and Lunch. Restaurant content is created by content admins, and can be viewed by anyone. Lunch has an entity reference field that references nodes of type ...
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Simplenews newsletter unsubscribe page- Access denied

I am using Simplenews newsletter module on my Drupal-7 website to send newsletters, but when you click on the unsuscribe link, the user gets an access denied page-you need an account to view this page ...
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Inconsistent access denied error (Organic Groups content)

I have two installations of a site, one on a server and one on a VM. The discrepancy comes when you try, as a non-admin, to create a node of a particular (organic groups content) custom content type ...