Creating a new security group


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Creating a new security group

Occasionally you'll run into a situation where you want to add someone to your SharePoint site, but when you're looking at the permissions available, nothing seems to be quite the right fix. You don't want to give them Full Control and put them in the Owners group, because then they can create new sites and even delete sites in your site collection. You might not want to give them Contribute permission, because they actually need a little more than that. Let's say, for example, you've brought someone in who has got design skills and you want to help them lay out the look of your SharePoint site.

Change themes, rearrange Web Parts. Well, they can't do that if they're in their Contribute permission level, they don't have enough permissions, but Full Control is a little much. So what do we do? Well, you've got a couple of options. There is an existing permission level called Design that you could directly give to someone. So if there was just one person, you ...

Creating a new security group
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Creating a new security group provides you with in-depth training on IT. Taught by Simon Allardice as part of the SharePoint 2010 Essential Training

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