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preventing list item deletion

  Asked By: Edward    Date: Sep 24    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 916

We need to give permission user to just contribute in list item i.e user just
update status of his/her task but prevent to delete task from task list.
How we can stop a user to delete item.



3 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Britni Shepard     Answered On: Sep 24

Go to the Site Settings of the root of your Site Collection. Click
Advanced Permissions. From the Settings drop down click Permission
Levels. Click Add a permission  Level. Create a new permission level
for your users that includes whatever they need, just don't give  them
"Delete Items." You can look at one of the existing ones for guidance.

If you're the command line type you can use "stsadm -o
addpermissionpolicy" to create the new permission level and "stsadm.exe
-o managepermissionpolicylevel" to modify the permissions that level
has. I think Gary Lapointe has some operations that deal with them at

Answer #2    Answered By: Girja Garg     Answered On: Sep 24

You need to use an Event Handler to trap this action

Answer #3    Answered By: Jarod Mathews     Answered On: Sep 24

use events..........................

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