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Restrict access only to the homepage

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 18, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint


I want to allow all staff to access only the home page of the department. If I grant read permissions to Domain/Department/SitePages/Home.aspx I can access the landing page using full url, but if click on the department name in the breadcrums or go to Domain/Department/ i get  Error: Access Denied

This is happening because when one goes to Domain/Department/  one is redirected by default.aspx to Domain/Department/SitePages/Home.aspx but I can't grant read access to default.aspx

Do you have any suggestions on how I could accomplish only allowing read access to the home page?


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