Annonymous users permission on SharePoint

Zahid Ahamed
Zahid Ahamed used Ask the Experts™
Hi Expert,
I have given anonymous access for one of my SharePoint site. In that site I have some documents but I don't want allow anonymous users to open it.

Please help


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SharePoint AED
Distinguished Expert 2018
One approach would be to create a new document library that would be used for sensitive information. Break inheritance on the document library which would allow you to set security as you need, including access for anonymous users.

Hope that helps...
Zahid AhamedDatabase Administrator


It worked for me. Thank You!
Walter CurtisSharePoint AED
Distinguished Expert 2018

Thanks, glad that worked!

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