"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 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 ...
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Giving permissions to a node to multiple accounts without creating a new role

I've built a site where all of the content is essentially private. All the relevant content types are Unpublished and my users (role=Owner) only have permissions to view/edit/delete their own Content. ...
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All page access only to administrator in

I want to restrict my page access. Only an administrator should be able to see the page. I followed this tutorial function example_menu() { $items['example'] = array( 'title' => 'My Page', ...
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How do I correctly display OG content using Views?

I have an Organic Group page, inside I have a view which lists out news items specific to this OG. However it is showing 'There is no content in this group' when I am not logged in. And shows up fine ...
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How to set roles of drupal “and” with each other?

I need to show a block to users who have multiple roles. For example: accountant and employee. I do not want to use permissions. I need a simple solution. is there anyone who can direct me?
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who to display a block to a specific user?

I need to display a block just to a specific user. I don't want to create a role just for a user. that does not make sense!
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Redirect unauthorized user to login page

I need to show only home page and some inner pages (which i will create using a common content type) to the anonymous user. I need to redirect all other access to home page where i added a login box. ...
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individual role permission rather than automatic selected

I have used that module but can't remember the name & can't find it anywhere. Suppose I have 4 roles in the site: Anonymous user authenticated user Elite user administrator As you know, Drupal ...
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Permission base on the administration menu?

I have used hook_permission to limit user for some places and to created a permission rule. However, I have not combine two permission from another modules for my custom module. I'm working on a ...
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User can change `Moderation State` on content without having permissions to do so - Workbench

I am using Workbench, Workbench Moderation and Workbench access. I have a content manager role, who should be able to only create unpublished content, edit content that is flagged as Needs review and ...
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Creating task permission in open atrium

Task section is one of OA section types. But after creating task sections all of users in task section page has permission to create task or changing task assiging person. Are there any solution for ...
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How to hide user profile(edit current password, email, picture, everything) based on role?

When user logged in with common shared username and password, I wanted to hide user profile for some of the user based on the given role. So, I want a feature where user can just logged in and logged ...
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Restrict node to be shown only in a view and not by its url?

I created a node which has Entity reference to select one user. Then I created a view to show the node only to the user which I referenced in the node. This works fine, but the problem is that the ...
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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 ...