Users are getting Access Denied if they try to access th site without specifying the home page name

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I have a communication online sharepoint site, and i defined some users to have access (Read-Only) to only the home page nothing else. now the users can access the home page using this full url (by specifying the page name inside the url):-




but if they try to access the site url only :-



They will get Access Denied, as follow:-




although the TopicHome is the home page of the site.. any advice?

3 Replies

hello @johnjohn-Peter,


did you managed to face this issue? A lot of users have the same issue at my work.

@PanosPapasotiriouno but i do not remember facing this issue before, did you start to face this issue recently ?