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Tips and Tricks:
We’d like to talk about a simple trick that can enable you to restrict users to only modify their own entries on a Discussion Board List in SharePoint for users to submit their questions/feedback. This is addressed by a feature known as “Item Level Permissions.” Here’s how you can configure it:
In the Discussion Board List, go to List Settings > Advanced Settings
Scroll down to Item Level Permissions section
Inside the section, you will see two categories
Read all items - Everyone who has access to the list will be able to read any items, whether they were created by the user logged in or someone else.
Read items that were created by the user - Users will only get to see entries they ...
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