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With the Code below i'm able to get access to a custom profile property which i created ("Qualifications"). Somehow i dont get it how to get access to the stored information for the custom property field..

using System;
    using System.ComponentModel;
    using System.Web;
    using System.Web.UI;
    using System.Web.UI.WebControls;
    using System.Web.UI.WebControls.WebParts;
    using Microsoft.SharePoint;
    using Microsoft.SharePoint.WebControls;
    using Microsoft.SharePoint.Security;
    using Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal;
    using Microsoft.Office.Server;
    using Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles;
    using System.Diagnostics;

    namespace CV.CV
    {
        [ToolboxItemAttribute(false)]
        public class CV : WebPart
        {

            Property propQualifications = null;
            string strQualifications = "";

            protected override void OnPreRender(EventArgs e)
            {
                var test = GetUserProperties();
            }

            public Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.PropertyCollection GetUserProperties()
            {
                Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.PropertyCollection oPropertyCollection = null;

                System.Security.PermissionSet ps = new System.Security.PermissionSet(System.Security.Permissions.PermissionState.Unrestricted);
                ps.Assert();

                Microsoft.SharePoint.SPServiceContext serviceContext = Microsoft.SharePoint.SPServiceContext.Current;
                Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.UserProfileManager upm = new Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.UserProfileManager(serviceContext);

                oPropertyCollection = upm.PropertiesWithSection;

                propQualifications = oPropertyCollection.GetPropertyByName("Qualifications");
                strQualifications = propQualifications.ToString();

                System.Security.CodeAccessPermission.RevertAssert();

                return oPropertyCollection;
            }
        }
    }
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You need to get a user profile object and once you have the object you can access the profile's properties, including the custom ones. For example:

        UserProfileManager upm = new UserProfileManager(SPServiceContext.GetContext(site));
        UserProfile p = upm.GetUserProfile("accountname");
        object value = p["propertyname"][0];
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I can't debug this Part.. it shows me the disassembly.. so its a little bit hard to check if its working or not.. –  Peter Aug 2 '11 at 14:24
    
I'm not sure I'm following you. –  Rob D'Oria Aug 2 '11 at 18:57
    
When i'm debugging your code, which i added in my webpart. I can't debug these commands. I have the posibility to see the disassembly since the debugger wants to debug on server-side –  Peter Aug 2 '11 at 20:32
    
I had a Breakpoint on object value = p["propertyname"][0]; so the debugger had an error, removed it and now everything works fine! –  Peter Aug 3 '11 at 7:34

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