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 enum PermissionKind

Member nameDescription
EmptyMaskHas no permissions on the Web site. Not available through the user interface.
ViewListItemsView items in lists, documents in document libraries, and Web discussion comments.
AddListItemsAdd items to lists, add documents to document libraries, and add Web discussion comments.
EditListItemsEdit items in lists, edit documents in document libraries, edit Web discussion comments in documents, and customize Web Part Pages in document libraries.
DeleteListItemsDelete items from a list, documents from a document library, and Web discussion comments in documents.
ApproveItemsApprove a minor version of a list item or document.
OpenItemsView the source of documents with server-side file handlers.
ViewVersionsView past versions of a list item or document.
DeleteVersionsDelete past versions of a list item or document.
CancelCheckoutCancel or check in a document that is checked out to another user.
ManagePersonalViewsCreate, change, and delete personal views of lists.
ManageListsCreate and delete lists, add or remove columns in a list, and add or remove public views of a list.
ViewFormPagesView 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.
OpenOpen a Web site, list, or folder to access items inside the container.
ViewPagesView pages in a Web site.
AddAndCustomizePagesAdd, change, or delete HTML pages, and edit the Web site using an editor that is compatible with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010.
ApplyThemeAndBorderApply a theme or borders to the Web site.
ApplyStyleSheetsApply a style sheet (.css file) to the Web site.
ViewUsageDataView reports on Web site usage.
CreateSSCSiteCreate a Web site using Self-Service Site Creation.
ManageSubwebsCreate subsites such as team sites, Meeting Workspace sites, and Document Workspace sites.
CreateGroupsCreate a group of users that can be used anywhere within the site collection.
ManagePermissionsCreate and change permission levels on the Web site and assign permissions to users and groups.
BrowseDirectoriesEnumerate files and folders on a site using Microsoft SharePoint Designer and WebDAV interfaces.
BrowseUserInfoView information about the users of the Web site.
AddDelPrivateWebPartsAdd or remove personal Web Parts on a Web Part Page.
UpdatePersonalWebPartsUpdate Web Parts to display personalized information.
ManageWebGrant 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.
UseClientIntegrationLaunch client applications on the server. Otherwise, users must work on documents locally and upload changes.
UseRemoteAPIsUse SOAP, WebDAV, or Microsoft SharePoint Designer interfaces to access the Web site.
ManageAlertsManage alerts for all users of the Web site.
CreateAlertsCreate e-mail alerts.
EditMyUserInfoChange user information, such as adding a picture.
EnumeratePermissionsEnumerates permissions on the Web site, list, folder, document, or list item.
FullMaskHas 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.