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Is it possible to show a 'My Activity' web part on a SharePoint site if 'My Sites' is not available?

Is it possible to show a 'My Activity' web part on a SharePoint site if 'My Sites' is not available? For example, say there's a SharePoint installation dedicated to particular (custom) SharePoint ...
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My Site Feature stapling dependencies?

I have a module for Stapling features in SPSPERS#2 (My Sites). In the Elements.xml of the stapling module I have this: <!-- My Site contents (Content Types, lists, etc)--> ...
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Turn Off Minimal Download Strategy when stapling mysite

I have to deactivate the MDS when provisioning my sites. I have tried with an event receiver in a custom feature but it seems that when I execute this code in the receiver Guid featureGuid = new ...
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Apps don't work (HTTP 400 Bad Request) in MySites Web App, but do work in main SharePoint Web App

When I try to add an app to a MySite site collection it looks like it is created without error, but when I try to go to it, it gives me a 400 bad request error. Apps work fine on our regular ...
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47 views

Managed meta data navigation for my sites users

I want to have managed meta data navigation on my sites. Is there any way I can do using code or by JS ?
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MySite Ribbon Url isn't quite right

I have an MySites set up so that http://mysite goes to the MySites Host and redirects to the user's site collection. The URL in the ribbon, however (the one that says "Sites" next to "Skydrive") has ...
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My Site Settings: Language Options not applied

On a SharePoint 2013 Server CA Services Applications > User Profile Service > Setup My Sites: The Language Options check box: Allow user to choose the language of their personal site Checking in ...
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My Sites FollowedSitesUrl

I seem to be having a weird problem with My Sites. When it finishes creating the my site, the button in the homepage redirects to ...
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1answer
132 views

How can you get a user's mysite image url based on a list's AuthorId?

I have a list that I am using SharePoint 2013's rest API to grab info from. I would like to display an image of the user who created the list. This site shows how to get a user's image url based on ...
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Profile picture not showing in mysite person.aspx (Branding)

Im attaching an image of how a users page looks like in My Site. As you can see the organization chart and some user attributes shows up like expected. However, the user profile picture doesnt show ...
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150 views

Using Organization Browser webpart in publishing site even if MySite is not configured

Can I use Organiation Browser web part in a publishing site page even if MySite is not configured?
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Context Search box on MySite does not redirect to Search Center when Search Results WebPart is on the same page

I am facing a strange problem that is easy to reproduce with SharePoint 2013. Go to the MySite Add a search results webpart. Change the search result webpart to a static query Use the context search ...
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Enlarge Newsfeed images on SharePoint 2013

I am a bit stumped why I have not found much information on this topic or why no one is asking the question. Maybe it is just not possible. My question being: Are you able to enlarge Newsfeed images ...
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Where does the redirect from ViewPost.aspx to Post.aspx happen?

When a user wants to open a blog post, he clicks on a link like: http://mysitehost/my/[USERNAME]/Blog/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=2 SharePoint now redirects the user to ...
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Doesn't MySite automatically pick data from UPS or AD? [closed]

I just created MySite in SharePoint 2013. I saw that it shows the user name, department, phone etc. but not the picture. Shouldn't it automatically pick picture also like other fields? Secondly how ...
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Creating My Site web application destroys application running on port 80

This is happening for the past 2 days. I have a web application running on port 80. When I create a new web application for My Site on port 8080, my port 80 web app stops working and shows "500 ...
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changing master page of My Site content and Host

I have succeeded to change master page for my site (content) by implementing feature stapling, and now I can see my top navigation in my site as well. My question is, if after a while I made changes ...
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Posted notes on Newsfeed displayed incorrectly

I am finding it hard to find any information relating to how notes are posted onto newsfeeds with SharePoint 2013. In particular our mysite newsfeed is displaying notes used within libraries, blogs ...
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Two-Way User Profile Synchronization from / to AD

I am wondering about the following problem - say I have MySites configured on my SharePoint Server 2013 environment and the users' profile properties like address, telephone number and so forth are ...
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SharePoint 2013 MySite 404 Error

I have configured SharePoint 2013 MySite following http://technet.microsoft.com/en-US/library/ee624362.aspx and then tried to troubleshoot my problem using other guides and questions but i still ...
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Can't find 'Documents' library on MySite programatically

I'm busy working on a timer job that manages document time to live on a SharePoint MySite collection. Programatically I can access the top level SPSite and iterate through each of the sub webs which ...
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992 views

SharePoint 2013 MySites: Users unable to create mysites (personal site)

I am testing out an on prem dev farm with April CU I am attempting to create the Mysite web app, sc so my user can self-create their personal sites. With PS script I have been able to repeat this a ...
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Sharepoint Online 2013, Shared with Everyone and spo-grid-all-users

In SPO E* you have the personal companyName-my.sharepoint.com site. In the new 2013 version there is the Skydrive link on the top of the page which opens your personal document library. By default ...
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URLs have double-encoded spaces after migration

After migrating our farm from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 (in 2010 mode) we are seeing that URLs to images are now double-encoded. Specifically in locations where we target MySite profile ...
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Access My Tasks list in personal sites

How can I access My Tasks list in personal sites in SharePoint 2013 using SSOM (Server Side Object Model)? I was looking at Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles namespace, but I don't know which class ...
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SharePoint MySite - Changing the notification email

SharePoint 2013 sends a notification email when you first setup your MySite. Does anyone know how can we update this email template. I see one of the ways is to update following key in SPSCore.resx ...
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SharePoint 2013 My Tasks timeline not colour coding projects

I believe that the tasks timeline in the My Tasks section of SharePoint 2013 should automatically show tasks from different projects using different colours, for some reason they all seem to be the ...
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Avoid deleting feeds from other users in Sharepoint 2013

Anyone knows how to avoid deleting posts from other users in the newsfeed of mysite?. If I click on Everyone section I can delete comments from other users. I have tried to create in mysite a ...
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209 views

How to deactivate feature when creating My Site

I have activated the self service creation for My Site Web Application. The thing is that in SharePoint 2013 there is a feature named Minimal Download Strategy (Web Scope) that is activated by ...
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185 views

How to “Change the Look” in My Site?

I cannot find the "Change the Look" option in a My Site site. Is theming possible in a My Site Host web application?
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Single Sign On between two web applications?

In my SharePoint 2013 Server farm I have two web applications: Simple intranet portal (http://portal) My Sites (http://portal:8080) Problem is that users have to authenticate to each application. ...
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Create mysite for all users sharepoint 2013

I have synced 5000 users from the AD, and I wish to create a MySite for all users without them having to access the site for it to be created. Is this possible?
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Personal Sites site collections only being created on default.aspx

I am having problems with the self service creation when the system account's site collection is being created automatically in a customized My Site Host. If I go to ...
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81 views

Sharepoint 2013 public view of MySite and WebPartZones in private

Anybody know how to configure mysite so that when another user browse to my site, he/she only views some webparts? Is it possible that the user moves the webparts in other webpart zones within MySite? ...
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431 views

How to place My Sites inside another site's URL but still keep them logically isolated?

I'm setting up SharePoint 2013 as a company intranet site, and we want to implement My Sites; I know the best practices call for placing them in their own web application and content DB, but we'd ...
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Change colour/theme of sharepoint 2013 mysite across the enterprise

I was wondering how I change the MySite theme from the default blue/white look to the Oslo look, or one of the other default themes?
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Newsfeed error - The operation failed because the server could not access the distributed cache

I've recently installed SharePoint 2013 RTM and on the newsfeed page the error "The operation failed because the server could not access the distributed cache." with no items are available in the ...