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Apply my custom branding to MYSites also?

I have a custom branding (masterpage that I created for my main web site) with company logo and navigation that I have used for all my site collections. I have also modified it to work with my search ...
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i want to display only “about me” of mysite of a person in the page

i want to display only "about me" of my-site of a person in the page. Planning to display in a simple sharepoint aspx page or add the hyperlink if any in a list and display as data view. How can i get ...
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How does Membership show in Mysite - SharePoint 2010?

I am a member of site collection however membership tab does not show any information in my Mysite even after a week. I understood that SharePoint 2010 uses a timer job to collect the membership ...
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MySite: An error occurred trying to save your profile

after setting up the MySite Host under SP2010. I have edited my profile just to see how if everthing works. Now to days later I've been told, the users cannot save the changes they made to their ...
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What is the Maximum Size Limit supported by the Profile Editor Picture?

When I edit my user profile on a My Site with default settings, I received an error for a picture that is too large. The message says "Choose a smaller file to upload." I've received this message ...
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What are My Sites?

I am new to SharePoint 2010. I would like to know what are My Sites exactly and what are the features they provide? How can we configure them?
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Redirect page does not work if the ProfilePropertyLoader returns null in a sharepoint 2010 profile page

I have a custom person.aspx that is currently used by my mysite application and I wrote a code that checks if the ProfilePropertyLoader control returns a null value of the profile page being viewed ...
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Mysite fails after changed content database?

I have a test environment which has a different URL and a different database server than the production environment. I’ve taken a backup of the production content database of mysite and attached it to ...
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Retrieve the Large Thumbnail Profile Image in Sharepoint 2010 My Site Profile Page

I am trying to retrieve the profile image with the _LThumb URL, in my people search result. But since my container is 30x30px, SharePoint is automatically retrieving the profile image with _MThumb on ...
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preventing users to create my site

If you synchronize Users so it means that you have created a profile for everyone in Users and everybody in Users can create My Site if he/she logs on to a machine which is contected to AD. is it ...
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SharePoint 2010 people search results recent content showing no results

What are the dependencies for having the "By username" actually work and show recent content within the people search results? I'm assuming the recent content is not just my site content but ALL ...
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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 ...
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Restore a previous version of My Site pages

How can I restore a previous version of the mysite pages? At some point during customisation, we made some major changes to the pages (particularly default.aspx) that we want to revert but I can't ...
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Display navigation from another site collection

How can we display the top link navigation from another site collection at MySite? We now have a custom master page with some custom code but it only shows the current site menu. We want it to show ...
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Manipulate my site - business card - Person.asxp

I'm trying to add fields (custom) to the business card. I want to use the default Person.aspx from SharePoint but I can't manipulate what fields I want to display. I've tried "User Profile Property" ...
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Configuring Personal Site Quota Per User

Initially, I would like all users to have the default Personal Site quota, which is 100 MB. Per user request, I would like to increase this quota to 500 MB for that individual user only. Is this ...
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Is it possible to generate a new mysite space with the Web Services?

I need to generate a mysite space upon account creation. As of today, once the account has been created, user is redirected to /_layouts/mysite.aspx generating the mysite. I need to call this ...
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How can I retrieve files from a MySite profile belonging to former employee?

The title kind of speaks for itself. Someone left the organization, and I need to get into the files of that person on their MySite profile. How do I go about this?
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configure mysite different Web application

I have already a web application with this url http://sp.blah.com is it possible to have mysite on differet web application but following url? http://sp.blah.se/my thanks
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Sync between UserProfile Store and User Information List

One of the users has updated his photo/picture on his My Site and it is showing the updated photo (on his My Site) as well as the picture property (user profile property) in SSP is updated with the ...
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When searching for a user, SharePoint prompts for login for mysite

We are running SharePoint 2010 Server. We have setup mysites on a seperate web application. Whenever a user searches from our intranet for users, SharePoint will prompt for login for the data coming ...
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My Site: Enable users to post their biography

I am looking for a way to let my users have an editable area on their personnal site where they can enter their bios. The way I thought about doing it is creating a new page with a web part zone using ...
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Missing Content Web Query web part in a my-site

On my-site I've created a wiki site and would like to make use of content-query-web-part, however when I Page > Edit > Insert > Web Part CQWP isn't among the available choices. Does it have ...
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My Site Blog Branding Error

I am facing a very strange problem from the last few weeks . I applied feature stapling to our My Site so that when user tried to create his own personal site automatically our custom branding applies ...
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MySite Title always changes to Site Collection admin display name

I have been struggling with an issue for a while now. Our customer had the requirements to have a central account to be set as site collection administrator for each mysite. This means that, upon ...
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Staple onto MyContent

I made my farm level stapler and my site level staple features, for SPSPER#0 it fires on MySite creation, so I presumed SPSMSITEHOST#0 would be MyContent, but nothing gets fires at all. I set the ...
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Disabling navigationg to MySite when clicking username

We have set up profile synchronization and mysite, but client didn't like the idea behind mysite and decided to shut it down. But there is still a little problem - when user clicks user name of ...
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Customising my sites site definition via code

I want to create a site definition based on the my sites template (i.e. so that when I provision my sites, the site collections created include my customisations as in the vs2010 project. How can I ...
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Get sites from which user is member of user's My Site

One of the requirements of our SharePoint installation is that in each user's My Site-Profile, we need to show what pages he is a member of - separated by site categories (projects, etc.) In other ...
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Setting up the “Search this Site” functionality in Mysites?

I have been able to configure "find people" on the top of the mysites page by setting it to people search results of the enterprise search center in "Setup MySites" settings from CA. However I cant ...
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How to GetSearchCenterUrl from UserProfileApplicationProxy

I want to get the my site host's configured search center URL for the user profile applicaiton (UPA), but the UserProfileApplicationProxy class is internal, as all the other UPA classes in the ...
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UAG not redirecting SilverLight Org Chart Pic Links

We have a ForeFront UAG server publishing two SP 2010 web apps externally. The first is the portal site, and the second is My Sites. UAG is terminating SSL and is also redirecting any port 80 ...
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manage user properties and adding new mappings

Can anyone let me know if i need to do full AD synch after adding a new mapping in manage user properties. I created a mapping between the mobile user profile property and AD however the mobile ...
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Switching Ribbon and Navigation Bar Location, MySites

I'm trying to get the Top Navigation Bar (My Site, My Content, My Profile...) to go below the Top Ribbon. Basically I want the top area of MySites to look just like a regular site collection. Any idea ...
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How to make top ribbon visible on all accounts - My Sites

So I've spent a lot of time customizing the look and feel of My Sites using feature stapling but I had been checking the changes using the Administrator account...now I logged in as a test user with ...
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User Profile Service: Cannot create syncronization connection

We have a very strange problem with User Profile Service. We configure the properly by following this guide provided here http://www.harbar.net/articles/sp2010ups.aspx. The User Profile Service and ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features' - When feature stapling to My Sites

I am trying to deploy a feature to My Sites in SharePoint 2010 and nothing seems to be working. I did this perfectly fine on the test environment but can't seem to get it working on the production ...
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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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Display User Profile Picture next to Welcome Menu?

I want to display the user profile picture next to the Welcome Menu in the top right and I have it working after following Erik Swenson's blog but it doesn't seem to be working on My Sites. This is ...
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My Site links to internal URL

On any Sharepoint 2010 MySites page there is several links at the top. Upon using a people search in the SharePoint front-end, the search results in the MySites web application. Good, everything looks ...
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Different views My Site tabs

I have a situation where my company wants to create different views for different users on the tabs of My Site Quicklaunch. The default tabs are (as we all know) Overview, My content, My Colleagues, ...
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Multiple My Site Hosts

I have a scenario where two sub-companies of a company should be deemed independent and as such need to not share any of the following Search - Should not rely on security trimming User Profiles / ...
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Adding web part to person.aspx - WebPartId?

I'm kind of stuck adding a web part to the Person.aspx page....I have a custom web part which I have uploaded but I'm not sure how to add it. On the masterpage (in SharePoint Designer) I went to ...
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How do I use the Organizational Browser in My Site

I want to have an overview of all users within my organization, including pictures. Pictures and business information is available on the my sites, however an overview is not possible. Probably ...
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Limit users permission in their own my site

we want to limit users from changing the settings on a particular library in their my site. Am i right in thinking that to do so we will need to remove them from the site collection administrators ...
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How can I restrict the MySite owners to have limited permissions on their MySite

Is it possible to restrict the MySite owners (Site Collection administrator) to have limited permissions on their Mysites. Please let me know about possible approaches.
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Customize My Sites on SharePoint 2010

For a project I am working on, our group is hoping to heavily customize the SharePoint 2010 My Sites layout and design. I've done some research and found the following link that explains how Feature ...
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Search Core Results showing My Site Blogs

I'm trying to create something like "Recent blogs" after some research I came up with two feasible options. Use Search Core Results - has been suggested that it is possible to create some sort of ...
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Is it possible to add notes to My Profiles with a multi-farm deployment?

I'm accessing a SharePoint 2010 implementation that has been setup by someone else and I don't have admin access to explore further. I also don't have a multi-farm VM setup available to test on at the ...
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MySites - moving documents from 'Personal Documents' to 'Shared Documents'

We are running SharePoint 2010 SP1 and looking at MySites. Maybe I am missing something so hope you can help. Is there an easy way for a user to move a document from their 'Personal Documents' ...