O'Reilly logo

SQL Server 2016 Reporting Services Cookbook by Robert C. Cain, Dinesh Priyankara

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Handling security with SharePoint

Security with SharePoint can occur at multiple levels. There is controlling access to the entire site itself, to individual folders within the site, or to individual report items. At all three levels, security is performed similarly, you'll select the Share option, then indicate the Active Directory user or group to share with.

Most of the time, you'll be sharing with Active Directory groups, but for simplicity in this chapter's examples we'll use a user name. To keep things simple just remember when we say user in this section, we mean user or group. The technique is identical for both.

With security there are multiple actions to perform, such as adding, altering, and removing permissions for a user. Hence we've ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required