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

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OG group - Edit permissions of groups for specific role

I don't have too much experience with OG so I would be glad if someone could help me. Basically scenario is: I use organic groups for microsite creation, so I have a content type which is called ...
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Hide comments on a node type for standard users

I'm using the 'comment permissions' module to restrict standard 'authenticated' users from commenting on a particular node type. However I do not want them to bee able to see comments on that node ...
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How do I know if a user has access to a private file in the node template

I have a a content type with Title, Body, File (private), and Taxonomy. I want all users to be able to see the Title, Body and Taxonomy for marketing purposes, but they should only be able to download ...
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how can i re-direct a user of a particular role, if that user tries to access a page containing certain content type?

i have set a up a role called subscriber. If a non-subscriber (authenticated or anonymous user) tries to access a page with content type of ‘video class’ i’d like to have them redirected to a page ...
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Commerce - access denied on checkout page

When I tried to access the checkout page I get "Access denied"; this happens with every role, all of which have permission to view the cart/make orders/view orders. This happens even with a complete ...
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Unable to edit menu: You are not authorized to access this page

I got a very odd error for "new" admin user on Drupal 7. There are a few admin users in this site but only the "new" one that is unable to create, edit or list links on any menu. The error message is ...
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Form Permissions not working in Module with Multiple Forms

This works great in a module with a single form, however in a module with multiple forms the form does not show up in the permissions list. Is there something that I need to do differently for modules ...
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How to create simple 'subsites'?

I am creating a site for a company, which has multiple departments. Each department shall have a departments (sub/branch) site. Within each department site, there will be users of different roles, ...
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Drupal Content Updates Not Visible to Public Without Login Attempt

New to Drupal picking up an existing prototype site design from another newbie. Installed version = 7.28 Whenever I make any updates to contents or even site name and tagline, as Administrator I see ...
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Restrict Users from creating + editing higher level accounts, but still able to create + edit lower level accounts

I'm trying to restrict the permissions of a custom user role so that they can create, edit and delete lower level accounts, but not have any access to create or edit Administrator accounts. I've ...
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Has 'Administer content' permission always been required to expose publishing, authoring etc options?

I've been using Drupal full-time for over six years and I always thought you could use the [content type] create, edit and delete permissions to allow users to create, edit and delete nodes AND use ...
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How to prevent other roles from publishing content

I am new to Drupal. I am working on a website where I have 2 user roles: Site admin and editor. The site admin has all permissions. I want the editor to only have the permission to edit content but ...
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What function or $user variable do I edit to manually increase a user's session timeout?

I'm using the simpleSAMLphp module which redirects the user offsite to login and then hits them back to drupal in a logged in state, but for some reason the sessions aren't getting applied. When the ...
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Restrict editor user to only edit contents in one specific language

I'm trying to create a role for editors where one editor only has access to edit English contents and the other only has access to contents in another language. I've been researching for quite a ...
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Flexi access : create a view of content allowed

I'm using Flexi Access in my project to allowed some users to see nodes with the ACL. But can we use Views with flexi access to create a view who regroup all nodes allowed to this user ? If we ...
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Remove choice for user delete from Roles which can adminster the Users

I have a User Role called Supervisor which can create new accounts of role Supervisor. The Supervisor can also delete other users with supervisor role. While deleting Other users the Supervisor gets ...
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Show Block view of Restricted Content Type

I have a content type of Events which i make restricted for anonymous users via content_access module. But on the home page there is a block view of most recent Events. I don't want that block view to ...
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Field Permission Issue even without Field Permission Module

I ran into a strange issue. I have a content type with a field for user-reference (say XYZ). Now, I used the module nodeaccess_userreference to grant the referenced users in the field XYZ the ...
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Put restriction on advanced forum main page

I am using advanced forum. In its permission section there are permission to be set for content type and stuff. But what i want is to put the forum unavailable to anonymous users. Currently when a ...
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Access by Term ABT - Respect User Role permissions first

I need ABT to respect the user Role permissions before considering the term relation between the user and the node. Scenario The user does not have permission to edit "Basic Page" content type but he ...
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How can I allow non admin users to edit the menu settings for a node?

How can I set a "Menu settings" field to be available to non admin roles in the permissions page? Here's an image to clarify what I am trying to allow select roles to edit when creating a new node of ...
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How to prevent users editing their profile, but allow password change?

I have a Drupal 7 site that has additional fields added to the user profile page, to capture additional information (with these fields then displayed on the public-facing profile). Only ...
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How to let a group administrator member add members without setting role?

I am using Organic groups module to make groups in my Drupal site. I have given the administrator member the permission to add members of the group. But since the member already is an administrator ...
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How to show view based on group membership?

I have a view to list some uploaded files to the users. Everything works fine so far, but how can I make the files available based on the group membership in Organic Groups? I'm pretty new with views, ...
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Access results based on OG membership?

If I had a series of webforms that will get filled out by each user, how would I grant results access to only the users in one of the submitter's OG groups? For example, teachers have students in ...
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how could the global $user be different between the Drupal interface and Services module?

If i do: hook_node_view($node, $view_mode, $langcode) { global $user; var_dump($user); die(); // i get the correct dump of the current pre-authorized user } HOWEVER, ...
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Disabling user/register

I want to disable the user/register page in Drupal 7 but I still want registrations possible, but only through other links. I've tried altering the access to it through a module like so: ...
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alter this multistep registration module to allow logged in users to use it

if you could get this multistep registration module to allow logged in users to access it that would be ideal. I'm willing to compensate you or anyone for their time if need be. I'd think changing ...
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Support Ticket permission problem

I have been trying to get the support ticket system module to work and for some reason I got a problem few problems. My clients cannot post support tickets or cannot see them. Every time my client ...
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role delegation module : how to fine-tune the 'edit-administer-users' permissions?

Using role delegation module , i allow a user say 'mat' with a 'site_admin' role to assign other users to a 'VIP_role'. The problem is role delegation needs apparentely 'administer users permission' ...
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Can't edit permissions anymore

I use the latest version of Drupal 7 and when I try changing some permissions and click to save, I get the following error: Notice : Undefined index: administer partner 6 dans ...
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How can a group manager create new users from within an Organic Group?

Is there a way for an Organic Group manager to create new users and automatically assign them to the group? Currently, OG allows the group manager to add users that have already registered to the ...
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Per node field access for paid members?

I am setting up a site for a web series. I would like to setup the site so that members can only stream an episode if they have already paid for it. We are using Vimeo PRO to serve our videos, and are ...
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How to grant permission to specifc role to perform CRUD operations on a particular content type only

I've set up different roles and in my site and I want a specifc role to grant permission to perform CRUD(create, Read, Update, Delete) operations on a particular content type only. But I can't find ...
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Node showing teaser, but not content

My view is showing the list of teasers correctly, but when I want to read more and see the full body text I get the "Page not found" error. I've been searching through all my settings, permissions ...
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Programatically create new user role in drupal 7

I am trying to create a module which will easily allow me to set up basic sites with specific settings on the fly for a project I'm working on. I am having trouble creating a new user role. I have ...
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Restrict operations to Specific user

I constructed my admin/content page using my custom module Steps i follow 1. retrieve data from multiple tables and displayed it in table 2. I gave edit and Delete options From admin/user edit and ...
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How do I find out what controls access to a page?

I'm surprised by finding that I can't access [some-path] on my site, and I don't know what to do? Where do I begin searching? What is the fundamental most level to start from?
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content access only when member of multiple groups

I'm on Drupal 7 with Organic Groups installed. I've created a Private Group 'Students' and a Private group 'IT-department' The groupmembers of 'Students' are all our students. The groupmembers of ...
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Limited permissions for users logged in with facebook and twitter

I would like to know if there's a way to allow people to log in into my Drupal site with limited permissions with their Facebook or Twitter account. I have created a website which allows ...
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How to hide the inside page of site for anonymous user? [closed]

I have a view named Search User. LINK: www.example.com/search-user If any anonymous user directly open this link then this page shown. How can I hide that page for the anonymous user.
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How to set permissions for multiple menu items/entire menus at once

How would you go about restricting access to entire menus based on role at once, rather than having to go through one menu item at a time? I'm in the situation of having 30 different roles and 100+ ...
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How to Implement Multi level of users having different levels of roles under different branches , groups etc using Drupal [closed]

I have to create a web portal, that have number of users from super administrator to employee. Users have single or multilevel access(either to data of one branch or to multiple) on the system. Some ...
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User create that can specify allowed roles for specific role

Scenario: roles are: Teacher Parent Student Goal: [Teacher] can create/edit(any)/delete(any) either users with "Parent" or "Student" role. [Parent] can only create/edit(own)/delete(own) user ...
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How to restrict access to page by URL depending on which page you came from

I have page which implements by hook_menu and i want to permit access for this page if user come from certain form but not from just url string. How can i solve it? Thanks.
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Field collection - Delete “Remove button” on line

I need to delete the "Remove button" on every edit field collection for specific role users. I have 3 roles (Admin, Project, Test). Just Admin and project can see the "delete" button and "add" button ...
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unique user name but duplicate password

I'm having a developer work on a site for me. I'm being told that each user must have a unique username. That makes sense. I'm also told that they all need to have a unique password. This doesn't ...
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Give permission to translate a specific language

I want to give an editor the permission to translate only (a) specific language(s). By default a user can translate content to all available languages. Any ideas?
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User directories for blog images

I am setting up a multi-blog site in Drupal. I'm currently learning Drupal and I'm a beginner. I am setting up Organic groups, to make blogs for groups. I have added CKEditor to get RTE in the text ...
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Permissions not saving

This one is driving me up a wall... I'm working on a development site. Up until recently I haven't had any trouble with saving permissions, everything was working fine, until I added the different ...