Category Archives for "Knowledgebase"

RN19: DocRead & DocSurvey for SharePoint V3.0 (3.0.51124.1)

RN19: DocRead & DocSurvey for SharePoint V3.0 (3.0.51124.1)Please note: This is a historic release note and does not relate to the most recent version of the software available. Please visit our release note archive here to view a complete list of published release notes.24th November 2015This is a maintenance release with bug fixes. No new […]

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RN18: DocRead & DocSurvey for SharePoint V3.0 (3.0.51031.1)

​RN18: DocRead & DocSurvey for SharePoint V3.0 (3.0.51031.1)Please note: This is a historic release note and does not relate to the most recent version of the software available. Please visit our release note archive here to view a complete list of published release notes.31st October 2015This is a major release including new functionality and bug […]

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Assigning tasks to SharePoint Global Audiences with DocRead

Assigning tasks to SharePoint Global Audiences with DocReadDocRead allows you to assign tasks to specific groups of people that you select. Each nominated individual receives a DocRead task which they must access and self certify that they have completed. The Team and Standard Editions allow tasks to be assigned to individuals, SharePoint Groups and Active Directory […]

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Error Loading Survey: You have not been given permissions to complete the survey

Error Loading Survey: You have not been given permissions to complete the survey If you have created a SharePoint survey and users are receiving an “Error loading survey” message or “You have not been given permissions to complete the survey” message when trying to access and complete the survey as shown below: You can solve this […]

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How to delete a Survey

How to delete a SurveyTo delete a survey you first need ensure that it is not attached to any document or else the users will receive an error if they try to complete it via the document (i.e. when they select “Complete Survey” on the document library Ribbon or when they try to complete a […]

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Why can’t the “Domain Users” AD group be used in a DocRead audience

Why can’t the “Domain Users” AD group be used in a DocRead audienceDocRead uses the SharePoint API to identify the members of SharePoint and Active Directory (AD) groups (more specifically we use the SPUtility.GetPrincipalsInGroup method), unfortunately this API does not seem to support the “Domain Users” AD group (there are several people reporting this problem: https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/594b8f59-526e-4624-97b7-6dd5acaa98e4/getting-users-from-ad-group?forum=sharepointdevelopment). Because of this the […]

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Permission levels required to create a Survey in SharePoint

Permission levels required to create a Survey in SharePointThe permissions to create Surveys are controlled by SharePoint itself. By default SharePoint allows users with the “Contributor” right to create Surveys in a site (so any member of the SharePoint Site Members group will get this permission by default). Using enhanced quiz / survey features in SharePoint using […]

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