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Posts Tagged ‘app user’

App User Permissions

Posted by Jean Paul on April 24, 2015

In this post we can explore how to configure App User Permissions.

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App User should not be System Account.  If you have not created an App User, you can follow the post below to create one.

http://www.jeanpaulva.com/index.php/2015/04/20/create-app-user/

Farm Administrator Permission

Login as Administrator to the machine. Open Central Administration > Farm Administrators.

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Add App User to the group.

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Site Collection Administrator Permission

Login as Administrator to the SharePoint site. Open Site Settings > Site Permissions.

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Add the App User to the group.

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Click Ok to save changes.

Database Owner Permission

Login as Administrator to the machine. Open SQL Server Management Studio. Create a new Login for App User.

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Once the user is created, open the user properties > User Mapping section and assign db_owner permission on all SharePoint databases. You need to select each database and check the db_owner property. Once you checked for all the databases Click the Ok button to save changes.

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Summary

In this post we have explored how to configure App User Permissions.

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Create App User

Posted by Jean Paul on April 20, 2015

In this article we can see how to create an app user.

App User

Separate App User is required for development purposes. We cannot use the SharePoint System Account for App Installations as it will run in high-permission mode.

Create User

Open Active Directory Users & Computers to create the new user.

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In the appearing application, choose the New User as following.

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Enter the user information.

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Click the Next button. Enter the password and you may choose to use the Password never expires option.

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Click the Finish button in the next page.

Give Access

Open Control Panel > Users > Give other users access to this computer.

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In the next tab choose Administrator option.

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In the next page click the Finish button.

Now the user is created & assigned permission to the computer. You can test by logging in as the new user.

Summary

In this post we have created an App User.

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