Anonymous Form Submission with SharePoint 2010
October 19, 2011 1 Comment
I had a colleague ask me for help regarding anonymous form submission to a SharePoint 2010 list. At first this had me scratching my head, all the permissions were set correctly, however after sleeping on the problem I realised I had seen exactly this before, and if I’d seen it before maybe I had blogged about it?
Well it turns out I had, however it had not come across from the migration from the old blogging platform I had previously used to WordPress when I came over here about 18 months ago. A quick republish and https://mrhodes.net/2008/08/08/anonymous-access-to-lists-in-moss/ was online.
Fortunately the bulk of this article is still valid, however as it is SharePoint 2010 it makes more sense to do this operation in PowerShell :
In case the text isn’t clear :
The only “Gotcha” with this is that much like in MOSS 2007 you must toggle your Anonymous access settings before this will take effect. To do this, I quickly set the anonymous access on the site collection to “Nothing” then immediately set it to “Entire Web Site”