"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 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 ...
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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, ...