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Contributor cannot upload images "access to path denied"

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  1. JP D
    JP D avatar
    12 posts
    16 Feb 2010
    06 Oct 2010
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    Hi. I'm working with Sitefinity 3.7

    I'm having an issue where a client with a Contributor profile is unable to upload and add images to an editable block of content. He's getting an "access to the path D:\www.xxxxxxxxx.com\Images\temp.gif is denied" error.

    It's weird - I can upload and publish photos when I'm logged in as Admin, but even if I give him all the same permissions, he continues to get the error.

    How might I solve this issue?


  2. Ivan Dimitrov
    Ivan Dimitrov avatar
    16072 posts
    19 Oct 2016
    06 Oct 2010
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    Hello JP,

    Could you give the Worker Process account full rights over your Images folder. This is a server side folder and permissions over it are not controlled by Sitefinity's role management. Check whether you have some rules inside <authorization> tag of the web.config that prevents certain users for accessing "Images" folder.

    Kind regards,
    Ivan Dimitrov
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