PermissionKind enumeration

Specifies permissions that are used to define user roles.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client (in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll)


Public Enumeration PermissionKind
Dim instance As PermissionKind
public enum PermissionKind


Member name Description
EmptyMask Has no permissions on the Web site. Not available through the user interface.
ViewListItems View items in lists, documents in document libraries, and Web discussion comments.
AddListItems Add items to lists, add documents to document libraries, and add Web discussion comments.
EditListItems Edit items in lists, edit documents in document libraries, edit Web discussion comments in documents, and customize Web Part Pages in document libraries.
DeleteListItems Delete items from a list, documents from a document library, and Web discussion comments in documents.
ApproveItems Approve a minor version of a list item or document.
OpenItems View the source of documents with server-side file handlers.
ViewVersions View past versions of a list item or document.
DeleteVersions Delete past versions of a list item or document.
CancelCheckout Cancel or check in a document that is checked out to another user.
ManagePersonalViews Create, change, and delete personal views of lists.
ManageLists Create and delete lists, add or remove columns in a list, and add or remove public views of a list.
ViewFormPages View forms, views and application pages, and enumerate lists.
AnonymousSearchAccessList Make content of a list or document library retrieveable for anonymous users through SharePoint search. The list permissions in the site do not change.
Open Open a Web site, list, or folder to access items inside the container.
ViewPages View pages in a Web site.
AddAndCustomizePages Add, change, or delete HTML pages, and edit the Web site using an editor that is compatible with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010.
ApplyThemeAndBorder Apply a theme or borders to the Web site.
ApplyStyleSheets Apply a style sheet (.css file) to the Web site.
ViewUsageData View reports on Web site usage.
CreateSSCSite Create a Web site using Self-Service Site Creation.
ManageSubwebs Create subsites such as team sites, Meeting Workspace sites, and Document Workspace sites.
CreateGroups Create a group of users that can be used anywhere within the site collection.
ManagePermissions Create and change permission levels on the Web site and assign permissions to users and groups.
BrowseDirectories Enumerate files and folders on a site using Microsoft SharePoint Designer and WebDAV interfaces.
BrowseUserInfo View information about the users of the Web site.
AddDelPrivateWebParts Add or remove personal Web Parts on a Web Part Page.
UpdatePersonalWebParts Update Web Parts to display personalized information.
ManageWeb Grant the ability to perform all administration tasks for the Web site and manage Web site content.
AnonymousSearchAccessWebLists Content of lists and document libraries in the Web site will be retrieveable for anonymous users through SharePoint search if the list or document library has AnonymousSearchAccessList set.
UseClientIntegration Launch client applications on the server. Otherwise, users must work on documents locally and upload changes.
UseRemoteAPIs Use SOAP, WebDAV, or Microsoft SharePoint Designer interfaces to access the Web site.
ManageAlerts Manage alerts for all users of the Web site.
CreateAlerts Create e-mail alerts.
EditMyUserInfo Change user information, such as adding a picture.
EnumeratePermissions Enumerates permissions on the Web site, list, folder, document, or list item.
FullMask Has all permissions on the Web site. Not available through the user interface.


This enumeration consists of two integer data structures that represent the SPBasePermissions enumeration (UInt64) on the client side.

See also


Microsoft.SharePoint.Client namespace