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Sharepoint 2010 with role-based asp.net security

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 21, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

I have a Sharepoint 2010 (forms authentication) site on windows server 2008 with asp.net role-based security. At the highest level i have document libraries with folders within each as shown below.

> Doc Lib 1

>> Sub folder 1

>> Sub folder 2

> Doc Lib 2

>> Sub folder 1

>> Sub folder 2

Sub folder 1 and sub folder 2 are the same within each document library.

I want to be able to use asp.net roles to restrict users access to the document library. For example, user 1 should only be able to access sub folder 1 within doc lib 1. I'm not sure how i should go about configuring the roles.

I have created role1 for access to doclib1 and role2 for doclib2. In addition i also have roleA for access to subfolder1 and roleB for access to subfolder2. I have assigned the roles the libraries and folders. To user 1, i have assigned : role1 and role A. I expect that user1 should only see doclib1 and within it subfolder1. But that isn't the case.

How do i achieve my desired results?

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