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  Asked By: Reuben    Date: Sep 13    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 740

I don't know how to set the security such as SSL or something else on
sharepoint portal server. If anyone have information



5 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Isidro Berger     Answered On: Sep 13

Have you looked at the extranet white paper from the ResKit?

Answer #2    Answered By: Schuyler Le     Answered On: Sep 13

To make a long story short, I have had to use basic authentication for
Sharepoint on our network do to a conflict with an & in our domain name (not
my fault I might add) and XML.

However basic authent is kind of a pain as it continuously requires a

So I got smart, changed the authent method on the documents folder to
windows integrated and basic.....but then the document properties do not
show when you choose show actions.....

SO, can I use basic to get into the default site, and Windows authent every
where else? I am going to try it, but was hoping someone else could give me
some insight into this sort of thing...like which folders are most

Answer #3    Answered By: Kristina Cox     Answered On: Sep 13

The security  structure is the same as a file server. It will inherit the
permission on the top level unless specified differently.

Answer #4    Answered By: Delbert Frederick     Answered On: Sep 13

What do you mean by the top level??????????????

Answer #5    Answered By: Willard Valenzuela     Answered On: Sep 13

I think you 2 are talking about different things.

1) Permissions priority - SharePoint works on a "greatest permission" model -
if a user has 2 different permissions from 2 different ACLs, the greatest (e.g.
administrator in your example) will be applied. This is the same model as
Windows filesystem.
2) Permissions inheritance - this refers to permissions applied at the
"parent" of a heirarchy being applied to all "children"

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