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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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532 views

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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Link Outlook contact card to SharePoint 2010 MySite

In Outlook 2010, when a user hovers over a person's name, a "contact card" pops up with various info such as picture, position, presence, etc. Example: As you can see, the contact name is also ...
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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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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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MySite “Recent Blog Posts” web part always hidden

On our SharePoint 2010 MySites, the "Recent Blog Posts" web part is not showing, and is permanently in "hidden" status on the web part options, despite our best efforts to "unhide" it (unchecking the ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 MySite Tabs Opening in a new window.

We added a tab to the our mysite for our corporate org chart. We checked open in a new window which works on the Quick Launch but will not open in a new window when using the TABS. Any ideas?
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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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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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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.
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E-mail sent from My Site Cleanup Job

I want to change the template of the e-mail sent from the My Site Cleanup Job. I know the template is somewhere at ..\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14, but i cant find the template. Can ...
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Active Directory group not displayed in membership tab in sharepoint 2010

I recently activated My Site in my portal. I wanted to display the users that belonged to a particular distribution list in active directory. I have created distribution list and also security group ...
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How to change MySite URL to HTTPS

This shouldn't be hard, but ultimately is. I only found references that I should backup the existing MySite and move it to another location. The MSDN documentation on Configure My Sites in SharePoint ...
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Show/ Hide and Change User Profile Properties

Is there a way to show/hide/Change the user profile properties based on the value of another user profile property For Eg : I have a custom Boolean user property and when the user checked the box ...
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Force My Sites Sync Of New AD Info

So I have noticed that my My Sites profiles will sometimes be less accurate then my People Search in SharePoint. Is there a way to force My Sites to sync up with the new information in my Active ...
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How can I change the background of my personal site? [duplicate]

Can anyone tell me how to change the look of my personal site ? I tried to edit master page CSS but it doesn't work. (I am using sharepoint 2013) Any help would be appreciated.
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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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How do i get the url for the mysite host from powershell?

I need the url of the mysite in SharePoint 2010 server. In my farm i only have one MySite host (and one corresponding user profile service) configured. I need the information on one of the farm ...
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Using My Sites Data In A List

Is there a way to pull data from SharePoint My Sites into a SharePoint list? For example if I wanted to make a list of users and their phone numbers.
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SharePoint User Profiles Deleted

I had an strange issue 3 weeks before and i was wondering if you guys can help me with that . We have setup my sites in our environment and we have about 5000 profiles and everyday at 1.00 am an ...
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My Site creation issues

I have a strange problem for creating my sites programmatically. As a lot of people I know the method CreatePersonalSite of the UserProfile class. My scenario is when a user is clicking on some button ...
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Can I limit MySite profile picture file size submitted?

We are trying to have SharePoint limit the size of the profile picture that can be submitted (to about less than 1MB). This is for the MySite profile picture only. Can this be done? Either via: 1. ...
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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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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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SharePoint 2010: MySite title holding old information

On SharePoint 2010 with MySite configured, I have the title field to be exported to AD after being changed. I have one particular issue whereby AD holds the correct information, and when I edit the ...
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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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Upgrading MySite from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 - Missing Profile Picture and List contents

I am upgrading my SharePoint 2010 sites to SharePoint 2013 by upgrading the database. I followed all the steps as outlined here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj839719.aspx My problem ...
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Hide some MySite social features

I'm new at SharePoint 2010, and I'd like to implement social features. I used MySite, but there are too much possibilities, and I would like to hide (or disabled) some of them (red-cicled in the ...
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Copy picture from Document Library to Mysite Profile Picture

Today we have picture of all the users in a document library. https://site.url/.../username_jpg.jpg I would like to use these pictures of them on mysite. Can I use powershell or something else that ...
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MySite My Content deleted

A SharePoint 2010 My Site application has suddenly deleted all data from the "My Content" area of users' profiles. Does anyone have any experience of this or know what the cause is? There were custom ...
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Branding on MySite

We have a main site and a mySite. Both are having the same branding with the top navigational bar. This menu contains some URLS linked to main site. I am using a sitemap to generate the relative URLs ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 o365 Personal Site vs Mysite

Fresh o365 instance. Noticed the SITES link in SPO gives you a personal page. Also noticed SPO (somewhere) offers you the option to create a My Site host. on o365/spo 2013 What's the difference ...
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Determine programmatically if you are in MySites

My question is the same as the title: How can I determine programmatically am in MySites?
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How to change the default behavior of my sites?

I have configured my site on Sharepoint 2013 and my sites are getting provisioned correctly. But, I am wondering if there is anyway to provision my sites with a different look and with some ...
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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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Possible to use a MySites field as a Custom List column?

Ok, odd request incoming.... Is it possible to add a field from our User Profile information in MySites as a column on a custom list? So lets say Mr. SoAndSo creates a new list item....This column ...
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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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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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Apple Users can't view my site profiles because URL's are machine name

Currently we have a staff directory using the People Search Results page type. The problem is our intranet is set up so the url uses the machinename. We'll call my 'intranet' for the purposes here. ...
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MySite Feature stapling

I need to add a custom webpart to default.aspx page of created MySite. I followed this post and it is working well. What is strange thou, it works well for users that authenticate via Windows ...
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Sharepoint 2010 and 'My Sites Blog'

I'm working with a customer to try to help them create a new site with a template they have created. I am able to reproduce the error locally, which is: The site template requires that the Feature ...
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Adding Excel Reports / TFS Web Part to My Site

I'm using Sharepoint 2013 and would like to add some Excel Reports to "My Site" but I don't know where to begin. Excel Services have been configured correctly since we also have the team foundation ...
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Setup Department Profile property as Term Set and Sync back to AD

I have a requirement to allow users to only set their Department via a Locked MMS Termset. Also, whatever the user choose from the Termset should be synced back. Im trying to see if there is a out of ...
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My Site creation failure for user after moving My Sites to dedicated web application

I have created a new web application at port 8080 with the intention of having all personal site creation (i.e. My Sites) stored in a dedicated WSS_Content database (i.e. a best practice ...
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Smart MySites(My Sites) 2010 Design for Page Real Estate

Some Qustions about SP 2010 My Sites. We have a potential 20,000+ user farm. There are some very big groups that are interested in My Sites. These groups want to promote things on user mysites and ...