List or library items in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server can be targeted to appear only to people who are members of a particular group or audience, using audience targeting.

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Hiding content from authenticated users?

I have content that I only wish to display to anonymous users. Once the user has logged in, I would like to hide it. Is "Audience Targeting" the right way to do this, and if so, it seems I can only ...
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Target Audience sporadically not resolving to certain groups/distribution lists

SharePoint 2010 + SP1 + December 2011 CU User Profile Service is configured to sync only with AD and all appropriate permissions configured and profiles being imported successfully. According to ...
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Cannot get audiences to work with LdapRoleProvider

I have a publishing SharePoint site set up that allows self-provisioning accounts. I'm using ADMembershipProvider, along with the LdapRoleProvider. When user's create an account, they are ...
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find whether the current user is a member of a specific audience?

I am trying to find whether the current user is a member of a specific audience and used the below code however it returns "false" though the user belongs to the "testing" audience. ...
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Audience targetted link hidden from everyone

I have 4 manually created links across my top link bar. I want to use Audience Targetting to allow certain people to see it and to hide it from everyone else (I know audience targetting is not ...
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Cannot specify an Audience for a Summary link web part: “no exact match was found”

I would like set an audience on a Summary web part. This reason for this is the fact that two groups of users have access to the page on which it will be shown, let's say members and admins. One ...
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Navigation Audience - no exact match was found

Brand new SP 2010 install patched up to August 2011 CU. When we edit the navigation tab menu entries, We can't set an audience. If I search for Owners we get no exact match was found. If I use the ...
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Unable to save audience in navigation link

I'm trying to create a search navigation (Site Settings -> Search -> Search Settings -> Configure Seach Navigation) which is only visible to a specific set of users (audience). Unfortunately I can ...
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Set GUID Programatically for New Audience

I am Creating New Audience programmatically but I want to set its GUID by code (my own) Is it possible to do this ? if yes then how ?
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Can we avoid clunky hiding of WebParts?

It's a real drag and performance killer to have to load all the WebParts on a page and then laboriously hide and reveal all the ones relevant to user groups / permission levels. Especially when on the ...
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Show link only to specific group

I have a page in which several sharepoint groups have access to. Picture a department page in sharepoint. On this page we have several webparts that we would like everyone to see. My question is, how ...
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“Target Audiences” property not visible in web part tool pane

Environment: SharePoint 2010 CU: December In SharePoint page --> web parts the “Target Audiences” property not visible in web part tool pane. I tried IISRESET, restart of the machine as well as ...
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Programmatically Add/Remove User to Audience

I've been searching everywhere for information on how to programmatically add a user to an Audience. Is this at all possible? We'd like to set up Audiences as a kind of "Subscription" base where our ...
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Target audience don't work

i turned on target audience for my list and in "Target Audience" column i have such value: ;;;;Portal Owners, Portal Members, Group1. I thought that this is enouf to prevent user to see list item, but ...
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Audience Targeting on Navigation Links

I have a SP 2010 Enterprise instance, and I have some navigation links that I want to suppress using audience targeting. I have a particular SharePoint group with my members, and so I go to Look and ...
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Is there a way to import & export audience using powershell on sharepoint 2010 farm?

We have two SharePoint 2010 Farms, would like to import the audience from the Farm-A and export the same to Farm-B. Is there a way to do it using powershell on sharepoint 2010 farm? share me if you ...
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No Audience Targeting Option

I wrote a web part that pretty much just grabs info from an announcements list on one site, and redisplays it on another. Everything pretty much works fine except when I edit the web part, in the ...
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Anonymous access and Audience Targeting

We've turned on Anonymous Access and our Pages library has 'Audience Targeting' turned on, the trouble now is, that for pages to be seen by anonymous users, I have to go into each page and set value ...
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Setting an audience from declarative WebPart?

I have a module that deploys some page. I'm adding webparts to these page, using a <AllUsersWebPart> node within a <View>: <View WebPartZoneID="Body" WebPartOrder="5" ...
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Anyone doing or done any A/B or multivariate testing with SharePoint 2007/2010 [closed]

How easy or hard is it to spit out two pages running concurrently (or more pages if we do multivariate tests)? We're using SP 2010. We'd need a way to easily: generate these pages modify these ...
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Can I use the audience targeting with FBA using Custom Provider?

Is there a way to use Custom Membership provider with Audience targetting? The only way I found to do so is to duplicate the user creation by adding the user to Sharepoint group in addition to adding ...
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Displaying some WebPart controls only to some user/groups

I need to hide some elements of a webpart and only show them to some specific grups of users. How can I do this ? I think it could be done with an If or Switch block, using the name of the grup of ...
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Migrated site from 2007 to 2010 .. broken navigation links

We migrated an SP 2007 site collection to 2010 by attaching it's DB. However, because the Host Name changed and because we had hard coded urls in the navigation we have broken tabs as expected. Is ...
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Set targeted audience for calendar using workflow

As per the title. I am to set a target audience on a calendar. I am restricted to an OOB simple solution. I want users to only see the items they have added. I don't want them to see other items ...
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Site Navigation using Managed Metadata Term Store using SharePoint 2013 [duplicate]

There are multiple lists in my site collection. And for these lists, there are multiple SharePoint Groups who can access the lists depending on the list permissions. Depending on the Logged In user I ...
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Private and Public Tasks in Lists?

I am trying to create a Task List which would go on a user's My Site profile. This task list will have a column where the user can select Private vs Public. If a task is Public, anyone viewing his ...
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Do I have to assign permissions to groups used for audiencing?

My understanding is that the Audience function allows you to specify a group name and that SharePoint will then selectively show the link in the Quick Launch Nav area depending on the users membership ...
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Target audience option not available in webparts for one web application

I have a web application where I am trying to use audience targeting on some Content Editor Web Parts in the root web. However, the 'Target Audiences' option is nowhere to be seen in the 'Advanced' ...
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Architecture of the Audience Compilation?

I went through the SharePoint Escalation team blogs and understood the basic architecture of the "User Profile Import" and still would like to know the architecture of the "Audience Compilation" and ...
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Is it normal for the Target Audience to be displayed as a GUID in email alerts?

On MOSS 2007 SP2, I have an announcement list that had audience targetting enabled. Users have email alerts set on that list for when new items change. The email displays the tartget audience as a ...
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Control for Target Audience in SharePoint 2010

Can any one tell which control is working behind the scene for "Target Audience" in SharePoint 2010? Regards,
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Control over the audience targeting dialog

I have a customer which find it non-userfriendly to have the option to choose between "Global Audience", "Distribution/Security Groups" and "SharePoint Groups". Instead they want to have a dropdown ...
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Audience style targeting based on User Profile

Im looking for a way to target people for blogs or other information across my company who might be employed at multiple locations or moved locations. The thought is that User is at Y city normally ...
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Target Audience does not work with site SharePoint groups for XSLT List View web part

On some xsltlistview web parts, whenever I try to set the target audience to use one of the SharePoint site groups (These are groups created when you create a new site), it tells me that it does not ...
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How can I generate a list of a given users audiences?

I have a webpart that works off audiences to target content to users in a global portla (content comes form all over) how can I give users the ability to see which audience they are currently in? For ...
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How to utilize audience targeting with javascript?

Im creating a SharePoint-hosted app (restricted to use client side code only), and I want to retrieve documents from a library. Each document have a Target audience field. I want to, in javascript: ...
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Set arithmetic with SharePoint groups

Is it possible to perform set arithmetic on sharepoint groups? An example situation is audiencing. I want the web part to display to all in group A who do not also belong to group B. And on that ...
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Sharepoint Custom WebPart 2007- Target Audience Missing

I have created a site in SP 2007 and its of type Teamsite. I have created a webpart and I want it to target for a group and unfortunately I cannot see target Audience Text box for that Webpart, What ...
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Audience Domain Theory clarification?

We are facing an issue with Audience and the senario follows. We have two Domains namely Domain_One and Domain_Two in the same forest. Both are Trusting each other. Both the domain has its own set ...
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Audience targeting only works when browsing from the SharePoint server, using internal address

I have a web part which I am trying to target to a specific audience (the 'Staff' audience.) I have the web part in the home page of a site that has anonymous access enabled. I have set the Target ...
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How to target list items to specific users/groups?

Can you explain list audience targeting to me? I created a list. Went to List Settings, and then to Audience targeting settings. I enabled audience targeting. New field Target Audiences was added. ...
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Target a list view to an audience?

is it possible to assign a public list view to a specific audience, so that the view does not appear in the drop down of available views for users that are not part of the audience? If not, how do I ...
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In SP 2010 or SP2013 How can I have search results use audience targeting

I have items in my document library that are configuered for audience targeting. What I would like to do is have the items in my search results page "search results" web part filter the items at an ...
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how to hide webpart in Home.aspx based on some condition

I work in a financial company where we have Resident Engineers and they have account in Active Directory but they dont have official email addresses. My portal acrhitecture is like everyonce can ...
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List all Audiences in a site (in Console App)

I'm in the beginning of creating a custom web part that allows users to add themselves to Audiences and I'm first trying to get a feel for the API, by trying to simply list all Audiences I have on my ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Audience - Navigation permissions

I added a link to our Navigation that I want audienced to a specific group, whether it be an Active Directory group, or a custom audience that we setup in Central Admin. When I attempt to audience ...
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Are permissions transfered through multiple stages from AD?

I am setting up a SharePoint site where the security permissions are configured as follows: Active directory security group: Users -> SharePoint (OU) -> WebAuthors My user, geir, is a member of the ...
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CQWP Audience Targeting Not Working

When using audience targeting on a CQWP it works when you set the target on the web part but when you set the audience on the items in a list it does not display any items. Does anyone have any ...
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Everything needed for getting AD groups into Sharepoint for use in Audiences rules

I've been having trouble getting AD groups to show up for use in Audience rules, and a search online shows a lot of other people do, with very few sharing what is required. Can anyone add anything to ...
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sharePoint 2010 Navigation audience after fresh migration - owners - no exact match was found

As a test,I just migrated my first site via db restore and add. Some Tabs are hard coded so went to change them in naviation, but then get error with audience set to owners.. no exact match was found ...