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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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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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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 ...
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Reconfigure My Sites to use a new web application in Sharepoint 2010

I want to re-do our use of the My Sites feature to point to a separate web application (instead of the current web app which is Sharepoint - 80). I'm confused about where to create the My Site Host ...
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Customizing MySite template

my current customer is rolling out SharePoint 2010 (yeah yeah, I know) and wants to know about MySite. They want to customize the MySite experience and are wondering if enabling the features now ...
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How can I customize default CSS for personal sites?

I've edited the v4.master in the 'my/' site collection to load a custom css file for styling. The problem is, when a user creates their own personal site it loads the default color scheme. I assume ...
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Web part disappears when editing page

I have a custom tab on the MySites profile page, which displays two web parts. they only display however when I'm editing the page - when I click "Stop Editing" they disappear. It is not a javascript ...
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SPUser vs. UserProfile vs My Settings

I've been working woth FBA now, and my site uses both windows login and FBA login. They both work fine, and I've setup a MySite successfully to view profiles, and setup content sites for either kind ...
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What is the My Site search experience in geographically distributed model?

I'm developing an architecture model for my company's global SharePoint footprint and have a question on the people search experience for a geographically distributed model. My plan right now is to ...
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Backup > Restore to New Farm > My site does not resolve

I have a Dev farm and I restored (SP restore) my site web application. After this, I went to use profile service and reconfigured "My site host". When I type the dev url for mysite it does not ...
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in sharepoint 2010 my site, disable subsite creation and personal document library

I'm being asked to disable the subsite creation ability and "personal document library" that exist under the Content tab in My Site. I did some searching, but don't see any info on this. Is it ...
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format mysite user profile property

does anybody know how i can format a user property value in a mysite. I need to re - format the employees work telephone number that is fed from AD via UPA. Ive edited the xslt of the people search ...
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Avoid sending emails to manager while deleting My Site in Moss

I want to stop the functionality of sending email to the manager of user whose mysite is going to be deleted rather mysite cleanup activity if below things happened to user/user profile: 1) If he ...
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Setting “contribute” permissions for blog comment lists

It appears as though Sharepoint 2010 OOB does not give Authenticated Users "contribute" permissions for users' blog comment lists. Authenticated Users only have the permission to read, which is not ...
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Defaulting MySite Email Notifications to off?

On the SharePoint 2010 MySite EditProfile.aspx, there are settings for Email Notifications: [x] Notify me when someone leaves a note on my profile. [x] Notify me when someone adds me as a colleague. ...
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Migrating MySite User Profiles to new account

We are currently in the process of changing (AD) domain and user names for users. This is done gradually, and the old and new domain/user names will coexist in a transition period. A challenge we ...
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Do we have MySite details in webservice sharepoint 2010

Do we have My Site details available in web-service share point 2010. @ David Lozzi: i want to fetch the data of "About me" using Web Service. I need to display the data in the DataView. Is there ...
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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 ...