"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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How to set permissions of fields programmatically?

Using field permissions module, How do I can set/edit permissions of fields to the roles? I took a look at its module but I couldn't find out how it stores its permissions in the database.
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Permissions to edit content type not working

I am wondering if I have missed some place obvious. I have permissions set for the role "editor" to be able to edit several content types. It is working for all but one of these types. We are also ...
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Permission to display edit profile link

I'm customizing user profile page in my Drupal 7 site. I decided to remove menu tabs on the page by modifing template.php file with following code function ...
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User profile private public toggle

I'm searching for a way to let users chose if they want their user profile to be public or to be private (just the owner and admin). I'm not picky if this can se set for the whole profile or for every ...
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Specific user role can't log in

I'm having a very strange problem: Most user roles can login without a problem (administrators, clients, etc...). But users with the 'registered user' role can not login through the form. The login ...
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How I can delete my own comment on node?

How I can delete my own comments on node without installing module. After google I come to know about this module: https://www.drupal.org/project/commentaccess. I dont want to install module.
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Open Atrium permission issue

I've added new roles and give it to them a permissions to create content and for some content... and fields but not work with open atrium. Please help!
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Styled images not created

I've transferred a Drupal 7 website from online to my mac to work on some features. Styled images cannot be generated for some reason. I've tried deleting styles folder, adding ...
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How to implement Page not found (404) for unpublished content?

On my site, some nodes are unpublished forever instead of being deleted. I'd like to return Page not found (404) for anonymous trying to access unpublished node pages instead of Access denied (403). ...
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Allow all users with a certain role to set Groups Audience to any Organic Group

I am using Drupal 7. What I am trying to achieve is the following: I have several users with a particular role say "A". And I have several content types set as "Group content" When a user with role ...
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Managing fields visibility

I have 2 user roles in my Drupal 7 site 'A' and 'B' respectively: Users of role A can create and publish content. Users of role B can not create content but they can view all published content. ...
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Permission Issues for User 1

I have added pages, webform, and views to my site to customize the User profile experience. I can access mysite.org/user and it shows my user profile page as customized. I have a link on that page to ...
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Displaying users who click the button

I have 2 user roles in my Drupal 7 site 'A' and 'B' respectively: users of role 'A' can create and publish content. users of role 'A' can see content they created on their profile page. (For this ...
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Customize permission in permission page

I want to have multiple roles in my site : FirstOne is Admin : Admin is not super admin (user 1) but Admin can define permission for other users . Permission is controlled by Super Admin . i want to ...
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Allow authenticated users to create taxonomy terms

Currently I categorize content using nodes as categories, because authenticated users cannot create taxonomy terms. What would be the way(s) to accomplish a term/add page for authenticated users?
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Show block on nodes and only for node author

I am building a simple classifieds style site. Instead of using straight email, I was thinking about creating a simple "make offer" node type. Create a few basic fields (reference to classified ...
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Allow user A to grant view permission of their node to user B

My website users will have the ability to post pictures in a private photo gallery. I would like for those users to be able to grant "view" permissions for their private gallery to other users. Bob ...
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Allowing one page to be accessed by Anonymous user in restricted site

My site is for logged in users only as "View published content" is unchecked for Anonymous users. Now the problem is that there is one page that I created which shows a form for a user to fill for ...
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How to assign a user to administer one content type only?

I have created a content type "TestContent". I created view using the content type. I can add content using the TestContent and I can see the content just fine in view. And I am the admin. Now, I have ...
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Limiting User Permissions

I have 3 sets types of users admins, writers & paid writers. Drupal has a built in administer role but not a limited administer role. I want the paid writer role to control some permissions but ...
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How to give access to delete his own comments

I am using Drupal 7 and want user should be able to delete his own comment. I know that is it not supported by drupal 7 due to threading. You can provide edit permission from ...
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“access ckeditor” permission missing - buttons inactive

I have my ckeditor basically up and running. Users with the role 'editor' however can see and use it, but the buttons appear to be inactive. Just the "Source" and "Format" are accessible for editors. ...
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Configure a block view via block settings

I'm developing a website for a comprehensive but not professional user. He has the permissions to configure blocks (in order to tweak minor things like ordering or so). Now I have a block view and I ...
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How can I let anonymous users view user profiles by role?

I have 2 different roles like A and B. I want anonymous users (everyone) can view user profiles from A role but can't view user profiles from B role. In summary, A role profiles is open for ...
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permissions to allow role to edit the posted date

in drupal 7 - I have given a role the permissions to edit, add delete and modify content but he doesn't see the authored date in order to modify it. how can I give him permissions to modify that ?
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Image Repo and Uploader for specific role

we'd like our staff to be able to add images to a content type whenever they add a new node to this specific content type. This is easily enough done with the image field. However, this requires a) ...
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Cannot download generated files in drupal

I have a site (Linux/Drupal/Apache) that generate a .xlsx file from custom code and its saved to files, but after that I cannot download it from drupal, it give permission denied. Forbidden You ...
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Check what permissions are needed to perform an action

In SAP, there is a command (t-code) that checks what permissions were needed to perform the last action attempted by your session. That comes in handy when granting access. You can simply perform ...
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how do i programmatically set the ANONYMOUS USER permissions on a site install profile?

I am having trouble figuring out how to set permissions for users I personally did not programmatically create in my site installation profile. Can someone please help? I would like to set 'View ...
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Users create a draft (save draft module) but subsequently can't publish node

Using Drupal 7: users on my site are creating drafts (using the Save Draft module) but subsequently when editing and clicking publish the node never publishes. After clicking publish node remain ...
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Workbench moderation permissions

I have inherited a very large and complex website with a lot of user roles. One of those roles is called read-only. The site content is managed via the Workbench module. The purpose of the read-only ...
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how do i install drupal with drush

First off, I'm a drush newbie, just installed it and now I want to install drupal on my server, so I did a drush dl drupal --drupal-project-rename=Quaaoutand next I want to do a drush si standard ...
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Cannot create / edit content with Organic Group

I am creating a multilingual site with Organic Groups. I am using Entity Translation to translate the content. I have a Organic Group called 'Library', and two Group content called 'News' and 'Page'. ...
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IMCE not working correctly for a certain role

When I use imce as a certain role images do not upload properly (there is a delay between uploading the image and it being available) and there is no pop up showing that the image has been uploaded. ...
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Revision not working for content type using workbench moderation module

We have 7-8 content type. We are using workbench moderation module for revision and create draft. This module works fine with all content type except one content type. All settings are same for all ...
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How to allow user (editor) to upload/group files, then set viewing privileges for each file?

Suppose we have a student about to graduate and they would like get letters of recommendation in order to seek jobs. Each faculty will view the student's portfolio page to craft the letter. The main ...
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How to Override OG Group Owner Permissions for view/edit group content?

So I have a group content type called student portfolio, which is managed by the student. Then I have a group content node type called endorsement that can be written by professors that are group ...
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View (Read Only) access for Drupal Commerce - Orders

I have added 2 attributes into my Drupal Commerce Orders set of fields - Fivestar Rating & Review. My client needs me to show the ratings and reviews in "Testimonial" section of home page in ...
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default field permissions

I have created a module that adds a an extra field for each user. I do this by first creating the field using field_create_field and then I bind it to the user object using field_create_instance. This ...
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Contextual Links Call to undefined function user_access

I am trying to import my drupal site into Acquia Dev Desktop and keep getting this error: Fatal error: Call to undefined function user_access() in ...
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How do I map active directory group membership (ldap authorization) to og groups in open atrium?

I can successfully bind to the ldap server, and I have set up authentication successfully - ldap users can log in to my open atrium site. However, the authorization mappings for the groups aren't ...
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Restrict access of (an) individual comment(s) to (a) certain user(s)

So, there are a lot of modules (and Drupal-Answers posts discussing them) to restrict access of certain node types / individual nodes to individual users, and it can be a pretty hard task to know ...
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how to set Private file system path permission in drupal

there is an option in configuration>file system which let you define a path for private files. after setting a path in this field access for all users is restricted (including admin). I need to give ...
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How to set permissions of creating content only for referenced users

I have 2 content types: Courses and Documents. In Documents there is a node reference field which connects it to Courses (actually with a Node Reference URL Widget). In Courses there is a user ...
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Personal Contact Form granular permissions

I want to be able to set specific permissions by role for the use of the Personal Contact Form. Searching drupal.org shows a few modules to work with Contact forms, but none do what I am looking to ...
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how to send a file to a specific user?

I have a content type which has an entity reference pointing to users. I need to have a permission policy that says: only users who are defined in the content (as entity reference) can view it or ...
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How to make a page visible only to users with permission to use the administration theme?

I have created a basic page which I only want to be viewable by people who have access to the administration theme. I have given the page a path of admin/shipping-help but to my surprise the page is ...
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give permission of create new revision to specific roles

I need to give the permission of "create new revision" to a specific role. but nothing related to this issue appeares in permissions page! I've installed Revisioning module too. how can I set it?
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Entity Translation - permission for translating only own nodes of specific content type

I use the Entity Translation module to translate my content type "profile". With the content type "profile" an authentificated user can create a profile and then translate some of the nodes' fields. ...
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Webform component permission

I have webform in my site, so I need to do that there are 2 user approval field components in my webform so they both should be unique value, in my case its working like if my name is joy then I ...