"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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Workbench moderation state tab not displayed

My "Authenticated User" can not see the tab "Publishing options" on the node/add/[content type] page. What I need in my workflow is the user to select the moderation state (Draft/Moderation) the node ...
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Node access depending on view mode

Using a custom module, how can I allow access for one view mode (a custom one), but disallow for another. The node contains private files so I'm using the content access module to restrict access to ...
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Node access to anonymous user

Is there any way to make some nodes accessible to anonymous users in drupal and rest of the nodes content accessible to only authenticated users . I have a site which offers questions for practice . I ...
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give administer permissions but hide administrator role

I have spent the last 4 hours trawling for an answer to this one, I really hope it isn't simple. I am rebuilding a site in D7 that was built by another person in D6, someone with better knowledge ...
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Access callback for user/%user/edit menu item not working

I have two roles, client & student. Students can edit their profiles, clients cannot. I thought the easiest way to solve this would be to add a permission as per below: function si_permission() { ...
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How to allow users to edit a specific field of content?

I have a taxonomy list connected with a content type. I want to give all authenticated users to access the content edit page but only see and access the taxonomy field section so users can participate ...
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Issue with Workbench setting

I'm creating workflow for my Drupal 7 site. On this site we installed Workbench, Workbench Access, Workbench Moderation and Workbench Media. I'm following this setting, but still having 2 issues with ...
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Permissions on example payment method- Drupal commerce

This is probably something simple, but I'm having a hard time configuring the permissions that would only allow the administrators to see the example payment method of the Drupal Commerce module. I ...
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Image files saving as www-data instead of root

I can't remember what exactly I did but now my image files instead of saving as "root" now save as "www-data" So images don't display How do I change the images to "root" many thanks for your help ...
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Permission option for unblock the selected users not listed

I have created a user & assingned it role 'superuser'.I want to give only two permissions to superuser, block the selected user account & unblock the selected user account.I have given 'block ...
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Access denied on checkout page for no clear reason

When I tried to access the cart page I get "Access denied"; this happens with every role, all of which have permission to view the cart/make orders/view orders. The only thing I can think of is that ...
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How to assign roles in my own registration form in Drupal 7

I know about assigning roles and permission in DRUPAL admin login where admin can add user and even add new roles (check here) to the new users. I have a basic registration form in my page and while ...
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How to give an content editor access to the theme settings?

I'm using the Marinelli theme and want to give my main content editor access to the theme settings. Ideally just the ability to upload/change/add/subtract/enable the backgrounds of the rotating ...
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How to control field visibility in Views based on permission?

I am displaying Flag links via Views. By default the Flag module provides settings to control whether the Flag link appears eg. only appear on own content, only appear on others content etc. The ...
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Upload new item (node gallery) link not showing with a user of different permission - Drupal 7

I created a new content type named "Home" which is connected to node gallery. I created a new role named "Home only" and gave permission. When I logged in as a user with role of Home only, I am not ...
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Find role based on list of permissions

Is there any way of finding the role given a list of permissions? I.E.: $permissions = array('administer content', 'access content'); $role = find_related_roles(); // $role = array(4 => ...
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User name on blocked user account not visible in view for anonymous users

I have a D7 blog site that I've migrated from a D6 version, and one of the changes was to use an Entity Reference field (field_source referencing the user entity) for the author names so we could ...
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Is someone trying to hack my site?

I was looking at my drupal site log messages and I´ve been having very weird ones as the ones attached. I was wondering if someone is trying to hack my site, if so, how can I prevent that? I have all ...
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user/ content management/ membership

I am just researching something for a client and membership functionality Rather than allowing visitors/ unregistered users the ability to see a teaser and then full access to content if they ...
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How to hide a field of a content type except when editing?

I'm using Drupal 7 and have a custom content type that I've given authenticated users the ability to add and edit. Instead of giving them the ability to delete nodes, I've added a Boolean checkbox ...
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WSOD with Devel module

A website I am working on is having a WSOD problem, but only on the permissions page. I narrowed this down to the devel module, because when enable, WSOD permission page, devel module unenabled, clean ...
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Profile2 restrict main profile

I really don't know how to fix this so whats why im posting this over here. Im using Profile2 for my profiles The Main profile is for authenicated users, lets can this User A. I have also another ...
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Full HTML Block displaying incorrectly to Anonymous

I have been looking for help on this issue for awhile, but I can't seem to crack it. For some reason, I need to have "Bypass content access control" enabled to get this to look correctly. I may be ...
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Grant permission to post a new node of content-type 2 if previous node of his content-type 1 has a state of approved

I'm using Workflow module for an Article Submission Contest website. I have two main Role defined in system: Referee Participant The whole workflow goes like this: Participant user logs in, ...
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Is there a module for block translation for anonymous user

Hi I am wondering if there is a way to search the content of a block and see if there are user defined translations for any of the words in the block and if there are then give a option to translate ...
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Create a robust permission control

I am building a system in Drupal and here is one question that is blowing my mind for more than a month and I hope you guys can help me. My user access control inside the system must work like this: ...
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Drupal commerce - Product permissions explanation

Hello Im very confused with some permissions and product displays in views maybe you can help to understand. Im trying to make a view of product displays, in the view I include a relationship for the ...
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Permissions for new role do not work

i have a certain problem regarding a content type and a "supervisor" role for it. For the content type (which unfortunately did not create it myself but found it on an ongoing project), i have ...
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Vocabularies don't appear when Taxonomy Access Control installed?

I have 3 Vocabularies called Country, Project, Research Communities. I installed Taxonomy Access Control module. I haven't configured it yet. But as soon as I install the module, if Anonymous or ...
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Restrict changes of a node

I would like to know how I can restrict editing some property of nodes (like title / Url) for some users (roles). So if I give -moderator access- to some users, they don't start messing with urls and ...
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Edit content if (taxonomy) Country = United Kingdom

I have created a user, now I want to give him permissions so that, when he is logged in, he can view/see all the contents, but can't edit/publish/unpublish/delete them. Of all the contents, he can ...
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Extremely large Permissions table

Does anyone know if there's an inherent problem with an extremely large permissions table? I'm dealing with a Drupal install with about 50 roles (permissions were set up using taxonomy terms), and ...
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Render view for specific user, drupal_mail

Is it possible to generate the content of the view as a specific user. So only the content the user has access to is rendered. //Get view $view = views_get_view("list_nodes"); //Pass arguments ...
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How to give Permissions to User based on taxonomy selected while creating a content?

I have a taxonomy called Projects and it has terms like Project1, Project2 etc. I have added a user called ProjectUser1, and assigned a new role called ProjectRole with it. Now I want to give ...
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Write Permission for Group www-data in /sites/default/files/* [duplicate]

I need the read&write permissions allowed for group www-data on files and folders in /sites/default/files/* . By default the owner of the file uploaded by drupal in /filese/folder1/cache is ...
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Advice appreciated for group based permission setup

I have an interesting permissions challenge and and would be grateful for some advice. Basically, I am creating a document content type that shares a common taxonomy but should list different content ...
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How to give the user the option to make updates to or delete a node with a unique field without showing the administrative toolbar?

I'm fairly new to Drupal and am working on a Drupal 7 site for an internship. I've created a custom content type for links to be in an A-Z link directory where both authenticated users and ...
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To show custom user fields in a view does not work for user with uid 1

I have a view that shows some custom user fields as block on the users profile page. The permission of that view is set to »Access: Permission | View published content«. That means the view should be ...
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Assign permissions to USER not to ROLE

I am facing a problem and I will try to explain it here and I hope you guys can help me. I am building a CRM in Drupal and Laravel and I have a module called Partners where I store all the ...
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Is there a way to export all roles and permissions from testing environment to be imported/deployed on production environment?

I have testing and production environments that host drupal-7. I have some roles and permissions settled on the testing environment. Can I export these roles and permissions to the production ...
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When using Views Bulk Operations, the options for Rule Components are not shown in the VBO drop down for all users [duplicate]

When I am logged in as the root admin, I am able to create Rule Components (rule and rule sets) and have them appear in the View Bulk Operations (VBO) settings menu as an option for a VBO view table ...
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What limits the options in a Bulk Operations Menu (beyond their initial settings) regarding rule components?

I created a View Bulk Operation (VBO) that should allow an admin user to change the author of several nodes at once. Everything works fine when I am logged in as the root user. However, when I am ...
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PDO exception error [database].semaphore doesnot exist

I created a website in drupal 7, tested it in my localhost and works good. Now, I want to host the site in our Main server. So, I uploaded the site directory to the server and created a corresponding ...
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uid 1 super user - what is is for

There is Drupal super user with uid = 1. I was trying to find out what is so special about this account and what activities will require this account. Is it necessary to have access to this account ...
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Mixing Organic Groups content permissions

I have a master organic group content type (call it MyGroup) and then a content type that's both group and group content, called Project, which will have and og_group_reference to a MyGroup content. ...
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How can I enable unauthenticated user to activate himself?

How can I enable unauthenticated user to activate himself? not to wait for administrator activation.
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Can quiz creater assign quiz only to specific user

In the Drupal 7 Quiz module, can the quiz-creator assign a quiz only to specific user, say user #1?
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Drupal Commerce - anonymous users unable to download purchase

I've set up a Drupal Commerce store (on localhost) for a book shop. One of the requirements is that people can buy ebooks without creating an account. It all works fine if I buy a book as the ...
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Prevent editing for role after date in field

Individual nodes of a content type need to have their edit capability for a role removed after a date provided by a CCK field. The idea is that these nodes are entered by various roles, given a "start ...
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How to programmatically set permissions for a custom content type created in a module?

I have a module which creates a node type as part of hook_install. I want to be able to automatically set permission to authenticated users to create nodes. I have tried the following code: /** ...