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How do I recreate a my site for a specific user?

I am trying to recreate a user mysite, but all I get is a 404. I added a costum my site using http://sharepointologic.blogspot.pt/2013/04/branding-sharepoint-2013-my-sites-with.html feature stapeling, ...
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User Profile Pictures not showing up after changing WFE

We just recently switched to a new Web Front End. Everything is working fine with the exception of the User Profile Pictures. We are not importing them from AD and they worked fine on the old WFE. ...
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Cross-site publishing - using SharePoint “My Site” as authoring site collection?

I'm planning to use the SharePoint 2013 cross-site publishing feature to isolate content authoring from content publishing. My use case is business intelligence scenario, where mostly it will be Excel ...
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SharePoint 2010 - My Site Memberships Tab

I know that you have to be added to a 'member' group for the site to show within the Membership tab of My Site. However, if you have many permission groups on a site, does the Membership tab only ...
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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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Documents / Library missing after migrating My Site to the new Content Database

I've moved some My Sites to new content database with the powershell cmdlet Move-SPSite. However, after moving them, it appears documents were "lost" on some of them (most of sites is just fine). When ...
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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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Drag and drop webparts | Sharepoint 2010 | User preference

In our Sharepoint 2010 application, user wants to have the ability to choose sections (webparts) they want to see in each page and the position they should be placed on, each section (webpart) could ...
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SP 2013 My Site - Tasks - Page can't be displayed

On a SP 2013 My Site on 2 different environments we see the same behavior, that the page /personal/useraccountname/AllTasks.aspx could not be found. Has anybody come across this issue before or do ...
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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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Merge Mysite in Hybrid Solution

A customer has an on premise SharePoint Server (2013) Farm with multiple web applications/site collections serving 15,000 users – each with a mysite. The customer has also moved all collaboration ...
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Programmatically retrieve the MySite URL of user

Let's say that we have the SPUser object of current user - how do I programmatically retrieve his mysite URL path, for example "mydomain:8080/personal/saltarski"? Currently I do it through string ...
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Anonymous Access to a 2010 People site

We are closing out a large migration project from '07-'10 with some awful consultants. As we're taking care of the last few apparent bugs, we're come across a situation where users who have People ...
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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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URL vs NETBIOS name in 'About Me' link : SP 2013

Site URL is h††ps://intranet.mycosdomain.net [a] and NETBIOS is coscorpsp01 [b]. I can get to the site fine by going to the URL [a], but when I click on my username in the upper right and click on ...
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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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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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Is there any hard limit on MySite Quota

I have setup few quota profile (15 GB, 20 GB .... 100 GB). All of our mysites have it's own content databases. Someone raised a concern and said MySite can NOT be over 50 GB. Is there any truth to ...
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Mysites User Profiles Gone?

So today suddenly all but the very latest (added within this week) users disappeared from MySites and our People Directory. What could of caused this to happen? How can I restore everyone's ...
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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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Detect MySite User by Context

I'm trying to develop a modification to the branding for all MySites in a farm. Part of my requirements are to display additional information about the user's MySite - not the logged in user, the ...
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How to change sharepoint outgoing email body [duplicate]

our company decide to use sharepoint 2013 my site feature. i should change the content of email body which automatically send to users. for example there shouldn't be SharePoint word in this mail. ...
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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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Multiple search webparts on one page possible?

I wanted to make the MySite look better for the users so I put a Standard ExistingCommunitiesWebPart on the MySite, specifically the Newsfeed page (default.aspx). The problem is that this WebPart ...
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Sync two SP calendars

My criteria is as follow: If I add an event in Calendar A , then I want the same event to be added in a different calendar B with some condition. So that I don't have to pick a specific item from ...
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Specify to which mysites search center links to

On an SP2010 farm, I've got two mysites. One has its own webapp, let's call it MySites1, and another one, MySites2 resides in the same webapp where the enterprise search center is. The User Profile ...
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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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Access Denied when browsing a user profile Organization

I am in an environment that crosses between two Domains. The First domain has user profiles and mysites (although the mysite feature is disabled). The People search is used to find organizational ...
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SharePoint 2013 My Tasks WebPart - update on loading

I created a custom page on MySites (installed with FeatureStapling) on that page the I added a View-WebPart for "My Tasks", which re-uses the List displayed in the "My Tasks"-Page of the MySite. The ...
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Announcement List MySite(personal site)

I have MySite(personal site) in SharePoint 2013, I want to add "Announcements" List App , which unavailable Which Feature is required/activation to make it viewable from add an app option.? Thanks
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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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Branding SkyDrive/Newsfeed (Mysite) in SharePoint Online

We're in the middle of a massive SP2007 to SharePoint Online migration and were able to successfully rebrand our portal site in the cloud. The only portion we're having trouble with is matching our ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 - prevent My Site access for some users

I have the situation that we have two SP2010 farms, one for internal and one for internal and external users (different AD's, with trust relationship). Goal: I want to have only MySites for internal ...
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Locating MySite profile import data

I am attempting to find where our SharePoint 2007 MySite gets it's information from. There are certain fields that are not updating correctly all the time. I have been unable to find where to even ...
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Retrieve user's tasks from mysites using server object model

I am having trouble aggregating info on all tasks from current user programmatically. This is what I got so far: SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; SPSiteDataQuery query = new SPSiteDataQuery(); ...
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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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Web Application or Site Collection Architecture for My Sites in SharePoint 2013

I am designing a solution for our client which have the following 'Areas' Teams Committees My Sites Projects (MS project server) Apps I see the best approach is creating a Web Application (WA) ...
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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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MySite search not updating

I inherited SharePoint support and have been receiving issues of people updating their MySite profiles with new pictures, updating a phone number etc etc, but when you search for those people the ...
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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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Leveraging Powershell to Backup MySites

Looking to backup the MySites that i have in my 2010 farm on a regular basis so that we can hold on to them incase they contain content in them that might be needed after a user leaves... Any way to ...
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Hide Email in MySites

We currently have the work email displaying on the MySites page - is there a way to hide this for a group of people? We have a group of doctors who do not want their email shared.