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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SP Group not for Navigation audience but there it is in the Browse! Yargh!

So Im modifying Navigation and decide to limit a particular item to an Audience. In the Audience field, I type "Approvers". It is returned as not found, what with the red squiggle and all. I use the ...
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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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Problem with audiences not recognizing AD Groups

I have a problem where my audiences are finding the correct AD groups but they are not being recognized when I assign them. They show up with "nickname" as the alias and total members set to "0". ...
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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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Sharepoint 2010 Navigation Audience target audience did not work

I am try to limit a menu item to certain users. To get there I click on "Site Actions : Site Settings" Under "Look and Feel" I click "Navigation" Under "Navigation Editing and Sorting" I select the ...
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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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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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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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Getting “Error: Access Denied” when Target Audience to Sharepoint Groups for webpart

I am trying to target a webpart to members of SharePoint groups. I'm doing this through the Advanced -> Target Audiences option for the webpart, and no issues seem to arise when actually adding ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Make “Reset Page Content” honor audience targetting?

Question: How can I prevent "Reset Page Content" from showing audience-targetted web parts to users which are not a member of that audience? Details: I have seven shared web parts on a ...
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User profile Audience Using Power shell

#Add SharePoint PowerShell SnapIn if not already added if ((Get-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell" -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue) -eq $null) { Add-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint....
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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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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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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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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. Microsoft.Office....
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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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web-part permission

I'm using SharePoint 2007, Custom list. I have created 3 different view on one list, and a custom permission. in the home page each list-view appear in different wep-part. In each web-part I ...
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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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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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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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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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Audience counts in your deployments

How many audiences does your implementation of SharePoint have? I'm trying to communicate to my management that audiences are powerful tools for content filtering, but collectively we're getting hung ...
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set a person / user as target audience for a custom web part in sharepoint 2010

is there any way by which i can add a specific user or group as target audience of my custom web part programatically ?? i am using SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; ...
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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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target audience not working as expected with site group

In my SP2010 farm, I have : one domain group "AD Group" the group have domain\user2 as a member one site group "SP group" with the following members AD group domain\user1 On the home page, I ...
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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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How can I find out if the current user is a member of a particular audience?

I am trying to do some things in a web part based on the audience that a user is in. This is my first pass at the code, and it works on my dev VM. However on the test machine it fails blocking access ...
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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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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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403 error when listing the members of an audience

The following code runs fine as an administrator but crashes with a 403 forbidden error when run as a non-admin on the am.GetAudience("My Audience") call. Can anyone spot why, I'm running with ...
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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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Audience Compilation and My Site Performance

Is audience compliation anyhow related to My Site Performance? My guess. No.
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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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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 ...